CKCA values relationships with partners who share similar values and goals – to keep the Canadian kitchen cabinet industry thriving!

CKCA works with the affiliates below to provide resources and knowledge, and to inform some of our programming.

Click on any of the links below for more information.


CKCA now offers a comprehensive medical benefits program designed for the wood manufacturing sector and priced for affordability. CKCA wants to help its members attract and retain skilled labour and offering a great medical benefits program is one way to do it. For more information on this great program contact


Wood Manufacturing Council

Did you know over 100,000 Canadians works in the advanced wood manufacturing sector? The wood Manufacturing Council addresses a need for skilled workers in this sector, and offers HR solutions for the industry.

Find out more at


Woodworking Canada

Woodworking Canada is the premier publication and source of industry knowledge in the Canadian Woodworking Sector. The digital and hard copy magazine is published 6 times per year and includes all the latest and up to date information on events, products and services, industry news and informative columns from industry insiders. It is free to subscribe and more information can be found or to subscribe.

Who are we? Founded in 1985, Habitat for Humanity Canada is a national, non-profit organization working toward a world where everyone has a decent and affordable place to call home.

How does this help you and your community?

Benefits to You

  • A unique public relations opportunity: in addition to helping you to dispose of unwanted items by offering free pickup & drop off services, we will provide you with a variety of rewards.

Benefits to the Environment

  • You will reduce waste by finding an alternate use for unwanted items. You can demonstrate your commitment to become a greener company.

Benefits to the Community

  • You will be helping your community to break the cycle of poverty through affordable homeownership. For each donation to the Habitat for Humanity Canada, profits go towards building homes for families in need…and you can help!

How to donate? – It’s easy!! Simply email or call me indicating you are a CKCA member!!


Call Rumee Shrestha, National ReStore Donation Manager

Habitat for Humanity Canada

T: (416) 644-0988 x 359  OR   C: (647) 289-5064 •

Sepp Gmeiner, Lignum Consulting has given considerable time to working with CKCA to build the CKCA Certification Program. Lignum Consulting is a consulting and engineering firm specialized in the woodworking and cabinetmaking industry. With offices in Toronto, ON, Cary, NC as well as in Germany and Brazil, Lignum serves customers worldwide.

Thank you Sepp for your contributions to CKCA, without you, the renewal of the certification initiative would not have been possible.

If you would like to reach Sepp, contact him at