Hard hats, soft hearts
A bishop, a rabbi and an imam are building a house ….
This is not the opening line to a joke. On Sept. 13, leaders from faith communities across Toronto came together to accomplish one common goal: To build safe and affordable housing for 50 families in a Scarborough subdivision.
The build is part of a collaboration between Habitat for Humanity Greater Toronto Area and Cardus, a charitable organization that focuses on renewing social architecture and promoting the common good. The event was part of Cardus’ Faith in Canada 150 project, which celebrates the role of faith in Canada’s past, present and