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Donation to Nepal Earthquake Relief Efforts
MAY 11 2015

In April of 2015 a devistating earthquake struck Nepal, more than 8,800 people were killed and another 23,000 were injured. This was the most disastrous earthquake the region has experienced in the past 80 years. Many of the Nepali were left homeless and struggled to find access tofood and clean water. 

The Salvation Army’s International Emergency Services team went to Nepal to support local officials and assess how best The Salvation Army could respond in partnership with other agencies already on the ground.

Families, the sick and elderly have been packed into parks and other open spaces in Kathmandu after losing their houses and others are too terrified of aftershocks to return home. The disaster also impacted the local Salvation Army personnel whose home was destroyed in the quake and who are living in the open like many other survivors.

Nepal is a country that has struggled with high unemployment, poverty and hunger for many years. The Salvation Army officially opened its work in Nepal in April 2009.

 



Tamarack Homes wins EnerQuality Award
FEBRUARY 20 2015

Here's some news that added a little spring to our step today!

Tamarack Homes won the Energy Star award for New Homes Builder of the Year, in the mid-volume category, at the EnerQuality Awards in Toronto last night!

In a quote from The Ottawa Citizen:

Steve Parkes (shown in photo), the director of construction for Tamarack Homes, said Friday this is the first time they have been nominated for an EnerQuality Award.

“We are thrilled to be recognized. We strive to build high-quality, energy efficient homes in Ontario,” Parkes said. “For EnerQuality to recognize us in that way is very rewarding.”

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Gold Sponsor Award
JANUARY 23 2015

We're very proud to receive the Gold Sponsor Award for the 2014 City of Ottawa United Way ‎Campaign. Can't say enough good things about the people of Ottawa,  and their support for United Way!



Taggart Parkes Foundation

05.11.2015

The Taggart-Parkes Foundation donated $100,000 to the Salvation Army for Nepal earthquake relief efforts.

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02.20.2015

Tamarack Homes won the Energy Star award for New Homes Builder of the Year, in the mid-volume category, at the EnerQuality Awards in Toronto.

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leaf Going Green

04.02.2015

We are excited to announce that our solar rooftop project is now operational.

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01.15.2015

Tamarack Homes is relocating 81 trees from a future roadway to our Millstone Park in Cardinal Creek Village.

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