Volunteers from The Home Depot Foundation got busy this week and built a new playground for Abrams Elementary on Fort Carson with KaBOOM!, a nonprofit that provides playgrounds to schools nationwide. Not only did they build a playground created with input from students and designed to meet handicapped-accessible standards under the Americans with Disabilities Act, […]
It takes a village…. to create “a world where everyone has a decent place to live.” In May, it was a “village” of Pikes Peak Habitat Global Village volunteers with a trip to the Caribbean island nation of Trinidad and Tobago. Together, the Pikes Peak Habitat volunteers, the future homeowner and three Trinidadian construction site […]
Thanks to all the Volunteers that came out to help us kick off Women Build Week 2017 this past Saturday!
In October 2015, I traveled to Budapest, Hungary as part of a Habitat Global Village team. My team worked on the future home of Gabor, a homeless Hungarian man. Each day of our trip, Gabor rode his bicycle to our construction site from his cardboard shanty. Upon his arrival, he donned his hard hat, picked […]
Pikes Peak Habitat is working with students from Harrison School District 2 on our construction site as part of their Career Readiness Academy. Atlas Prep Charter School is building sheds for our homeowners, too. These ventures allow at-risk students age 16 and older an opportunity to learn from our construction staff and experience hands-on job […]
Our local construction vendors help Pikes Peak Habitat build homes here in El Paso County. We want to thank and recognize two groups of vendors for their generous gifts. 2017 OFFICIAL VENDORS This status is for vendors that not only offer goods and services at discount or in full, they also donate a […]
Check our time-lapse video of the Home Builders Blitz sponsored by Aspen View Homes! What normally takes us months to complete, Aspen View Homes and their subcontractors completed in less than a week! Here you can see this house built in 3 minutes.