Community Construction with Habitat for Humanity


Photos courtesy of A. Kahn.


Milton District students, along with enthusiastic teachers Ms Krans and Mr. Newman, recently contributed to the community by helping out on a local Habitat for Humanity build site.

Over the course of two days, the twelve students helped brace framework, stack materials from new shipments, and put up two walls. There was a variety of experience levels – from comfortable to completely new to the situation – but the volunteers were patient and friendly, ensuring everyone could handle the tools with ease.

The work was rigorous, however the effort was worthwhile. The project will eventually be a semi-detached home for two very deserving Milton families.

If you’re interested in volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, visit .


The grade 11 team working on the garage.


The grade 12 team taking a photo break.

Photos courtesy of H. Myles.


The soon-to-be home and garage.

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