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Ford City Workshop Series- DIY Home Repairs and Money Management

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Gino & Liz Marcus Community Complex

1168 Drouillard Road

Windsor, ON N8Y 2R1

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Ford City Do-It-Yourself Home Maintenance and Money Management Workshop Series, presented by Ford City Financial and Ford City Neighbourhood Renewal.

Topics: Caulking & Drywall with Home Ownership, Employment, and Self-Employment

Date: Saturday, May.12th, 2018

Time: 12:00pm-3:00pm

Venue: Gino & Liz Marcus Community Complex- 1168 Drouillard Rd


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Part 1: Caulking and Drywall

  • How to choose the appropriate sealant, types of sealants
  • Guides and resources
  • Variety of tools needed to complete DIY project
  • How to repair damaged drywall
  • Putting up drywall in your home- Do's and Dont's
  • Simple tips and tricks


Part 2: Financial- Home Ownership, Employment and Self-Employment

  • New rules and regulations for Home Ownership- Grants and Mortgage changes
  • Simple accounting to track where and how much you are spending your money on, presented by Jose from Ford City Financial
  • Guest speaker Mona, Job Developer from SECC (South Essex Community Council) to talk about employment with disabilities and new fair workpractice laws now in effect.
  • Guest Speaker- Brandon King to talk about the benefits of Self-Employment, barriers, Do's and Don'ts


All Workshops are FREE*

*Workshops are free for Ford City residents but you MUST register. Participants outside the Ford City boundaries will be asked to make a donation of their choice to the project. Boundaries are St. Luke to Henry Ford, Seminole to Riverside.



Snacks and coffee

Giveaways based on the topic of the workshop



Thank you to our Sponsor: Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation

Thank you to our Partners: New Beginnings, (SECC)- South Essex Community Council and Ford City Financial

Thank you to our Funder: United Way Centraide Windsor-Essex

Hosted by: Ford City Residents in Action, Ford City Neighbourhood Renewal

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1168 Drouillard Road

Windsor, ON N8Y 2R1

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