Category Archives: Project updates

HFH Brampton Key Dedication

Just a note to advise that the Key Dedication is happening in June. Please see the details  at this link.  This is the first home of three on this lot and of the 36 others to be build over the … Continue reading

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Another load of cans gets recycled

Friday, May 4, 2012 – On this day we delivered another load that weighted in at 920 pounds. This load totaled around 32,200 items bringing the grand total collected to 868,105 cans  and a total weight collected of 34,803 pounds. … Continue reading

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Cans4Houses Collection Team Sets New Record

With the last shipment of  Used Beverage Cans on the 3oth March Peter Stupples assisted me in shipping the largest load of cans collected to date. It covered the period from 22 Dec 2011. This load was the work of … Continue reading

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Getting Back to Business

An unusual title to be sure, but after being away for a month on a great holiday it takes a few days and sometimes weeks to get things back to an even flow.  It took just over a week to … Continue reading

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Announcement Pending

TO ALL MEMBERS AND FUTURE MEMBERS! Stay tuned for a special MILESTONE update in a couple of days. The Can Man

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Getting Caught Up

Things have been very busy this summer and for the full year for that matter. Some stats since the program started show a very positive trend. 2009 saw four shipments totaling 2,143 Lbs for four months of effort and a … Continue reading

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World Habitat Day 03-10-2011

Today, we are celebrating World Habitat day. It is a very important day as it brings the focus of the world on the plight of those who can not afford a decent home and some of the niceties that many … Continue reading

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Additional Items Collected

In the last post I mentioned that beverage items other than sodas and fruit juices are accepted.  Well, I just returned from the The Beer Store and the donations of several collectors resulted in the receipt of  a cash donation … Continue reading

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Habitat Builds Update

Just a short note to invite all to visit the build portal at the link below: http://habitatbrampton.com/cms/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=5:newsletters&layout=blog&Itemid=11 The Canman suggests that it is wise to visit often as the house is changing daily. They are also looking for more volunteers. … Continue reading

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Cans 4 Houses ships 1,020 pounds

Well the number of shipments have jumped since the last post and so have the number.  We’ve had five shipments above a thousand pounds. This one comes in at no. 4. The biggest was 1,400 pounds and was in June … Continue reading

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