The 11th Genworth Canada Meaning of Home contest (October 10th to November 30th, 2017), invites grades 4, 5 and 6 students from across Canada to submit a written essay, poem or video that reveals what home means to them for a chance to direct $50,000 to a local Habitat for Humanity build of their choice.
How to Get Started
Go to meaningofhome.ca to download writing tips and a Habitat for Humanity Canada fact sheet.
Students can submit entries online or by mail between October 10th and November 30th. Submission forms for both online and mail submission can be found at meaningofhome.ca
For more information on contest rules, or to submit your entries, visit meaningofhome.ca. The contest winner and runners-up will be announced in February 2018.
Grand Prize Winner – $50,000!
The winner of the 2017 Genworth Canada Meaning of Home contest will receive a $50,000 grant to direct to a local Habitat build of their choice. In addition to the $50,000 grant, the contest winner will also receive an iPad, a pizza party for their class and $1,000 for their school!