Media Release

Media Contact:
Laura Williams-Parrish
Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity
Office: 719-475-7800 ext. 106

Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity Responds to Sorpresa Lane Fire

Colorado Springs, CO (February 5, 2018) – Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity has been notified of a fire in Woodmen Vistas development on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Sorpresa Lane (near Black Forest Road and East Woodmen Road) that directly affected five Habitat homeowners. We are certainly saddened by this event and offer assistance as best we can to the homeowners who suffered property loss. Woodmen Vistas is a neighborhood that was built in partnership with Rocky Mountain Community Land Trust, and was completed in 2016. Thirty-seven families reside there as Habitat homeowners.

About Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity
Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity seeks to eliminate poverty housing in the Pikes Peak Region by building decent and affordable homes in partnership with the community and prospective homeowners. Partner families purchase their house with affordable fixed-term rate mortgages. PPHFH has been an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International since 1986 and has assisted 152 families in El Paso County. For more information, visit

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