The 2017 Parade of Homes is going on June 3rd & 4th from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. as well as June 10th & 11th from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Please join us to see the newest in homebuilding from St. Joseph, MO.

You can see more information by clicking below:

MAY MEMBERSHIP SOCIAL

WHEN: Tuesday, May 23
WHERE: St. Joseph Title and Hook &
McKinley Offices (3901 Oakland Avenue)
SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m.
COST: FREE – Thanks Ladies!!
RSVP: By Noon, Friday, May 19
NOTE: Please bring door prize(s) for give-a-ways!

THANK YOU

Thank you to all who attended the Midland Empire HBA April membership meeting at Barbosa’s. Thanks to Scott Dougherty with St. Joseph Waterproofing for being our member spotlight and program! Thanks to Tim Sprague for sponsoring the bar. Thank you to Mary Jo Siela and Colleen Tierney for filling since I was sick and couldn’t attend!

PARADE OF HOMES

The MEHBA Parade of Homes is set for June 3-4 and June 10-11. Homes will be open from 1:00-4:30 during Parade. Builders need to turn in entry(ies) by Friday, May 12, for early bid pricing. Entries will NOT be allowed after Friday, May 19.

NEW MEMBER RECRUITMENT

“Celebrate Our History, Build Your Future”
The 75th anniversary is the perfect opportunity for you to recruit the members of tomorrow. The Midland Empire HBA will be participating in the spring and fall membership drives, so stay tuned for additional details. In the meantime, bring a guest(s) to our membership meetings and events to network and see some of the benefits for being in our organization.

IDEAS FOR POTENTIAL NEW MEMBER RECRUITS

Builder Members:

Single-family Builders
Multi-family Builders
Residential & Commercial Remodelers
Light Commercial Builders
Land/Real Estate Developers

Associate Members:

Accountants, Bookkeeping Services
Architects
Building Material Suppliers
Cabinet Companies/Contractors
Concrete Suppliers
Concrete Finishing Contractors
Drywall Contractors
Electricians
Engineers
Exterminators
Flooring Suppliers & Installers
HVAC Contractors
Insulation Suppliers & Contractors
Landscape Contractors
Masonry Contractors
Paint Stores & Contractors
Plumbing Suppliers & Contractors
Realtors
Roofing Suppliers & Contractors
Surveyors
Title Insurance Companies
Utility Companies

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program! As a result of our participation in this program in 2016, the Midland Empire HBA earned $517.36 profit sharing from NAHB!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma If you have never checked out all the discounts and savings you can get with your NAHB membership, you are really missing out! I advise you to check it out today.

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in- one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:

A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy, Legal Services, BuildPAC)

Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, specialty enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.)

Invaluable Networking Opportunities:

NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services:

The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like to other!

Valuable Member Discounts:

Be sure to check them out at www.nahb.org/MA

Looking forward to seeing you May 23rd,

Belinda Kempf
Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897

APRIL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

WHEN: Tuesday, April 18
WHERE: Barbosa’s Downtown (906 Sylvanie)
SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m. (Sponsored by Tim Sprague)
DINNER: 6:00 p.m. (order off menu and pay for your own meal)
COST: $5 per person cover charge
RSVP: By Noon, Friday, April 14
MEMBER SPOTLIGHT & PROGRAM: Scott Dougherty, St. Joseph Waterproofing, will be our member spotlight and will also present the program.
NOTE: Please bring door prize for give-a-ways!

THANK YOU

Thank you to all who attended the Midland Empire HBA March membership meeting at Ground Round. Thanks to Mandy and Mark with Glass Doctor for being our member spotlight! It was awesome to hear all that you do besides fix broken glass! We also had a presentation by Chandra Carrier with Aflac. Thanks you to Scott Gann for sponsoring the bar. Glass Doctor provided several door prizes and Erich VanCleave provided one as well, thank you for doing so!

TOPICS DISCUSSED AT MARCH MEMBERSHIP MEETING

• Parade of Homes: Dates for POH this year will be June 3-11. More details coming.
• Erich VanCleave and Scott Gann discussed the Hillyard Building Trades Classes. They will be talking with Brian Weed to see if they want to join MEHBA, and will invite him to our join us for our next meeting.
• We passed the hat for Ride for Ryan and collected $341 in donations from those attending. If you’d like to donate, let Belinda or Chad know.
• We also discussed the Contractor Licensing status. There will be a work session, Thursday, April 13, at 5:30 in Diane Hook’s office. All those interested are invited to attend.

NEW MEMBER RECRUITMENT

“Celebrate Our History, Build Your Future”

The 75th anniversary is the perfect opportunity for you to recruit the members of tomorrow. The Midland Empire HBA will be participating in the spring and fall membership drives, so stay tuned for additional details. In the meantime, bring a guest(s) to our membership meetings and events to network and see some of the benefits for being in our organization.

IDEAS FOR POTENTIAL NEW MEMBER RECRUITS

Builder Members:
Single-family Builders
Multi-family Builders
Residential & Commercial Remodelers
Light Commercial Builders
Land/Real Estate Developers

Associate Members:
Accountants, Bookkeeping Services
Architects
Building Material Suppliers
Cabinet Companies/Contractors
Concrete Suppliers
Concrete Finishing Contractors
Drywall Contractors
Electricians
Engineers
Exterminators
Flooring Suppliers & Installers
HVAC Contractors
Insulation Suppliers & Contractors
Landscape Contractors
Masonry Contractors
Paint Stores & Contractors
Plumbing Suppliers & Contractors
Realtors
Roofing Suppliers & Contractors
Surveyors
Title Insurance Companies
Utility Companies

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program! As a result of our participation in this program in 2016, the Midland Empire HBA earned $517.36 profit sharing from NAHB!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma If you have never checked out all the discounts and savings you can get with your NAHB membership, you are really missing out! I advise you to check it out today.

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:
A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy, Legal Services, BuildPAC)

Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, specialty enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.

Invaluable Networking Opportunities: NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services: The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like to other!

Valuable Member Discounts. Be sure to check them out at www.nahb.org/MA

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

Tuesday, May 16 – Spring Social at St. Joseph Title and Hook McKinley offices!

Looking forward to seeing you April 18th,

Belinda Kempf

Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897
www.nahb.org/ma

MARCH MEMBERSHIP MEETING

WHEN: Tuesday, March 21
WHERE: Ground Round (119 S 6th)
SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m. (Sponsored by Scott Gann)
DINNER: 6:00 p.m. (order off menu and pay for your own meal)
COST: $5 per person cover charge
RSVP: By Noon, March 17
MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: Janice Eaton with Glass Doctor of St. Joseph and Dustin Norris with St. Joe WinSupply
PROGRAM: Chandra Carrier with Aflac will present the program.
NOTE: Please bring door prize for give-a-ways!

THANK YOU

Thank you to all who attended the Midland Empire HBA February membership meeting at Galvin’s. We had a great presentation by Bill Heatherman with Public Works & Transportation. Also, thank you to Erich VanCleave and Dustin Norris for sponsoring the bar and Mary Jo Siela and Darryl Wyatt for providing door prizes!

NEW MEMBER RECRUITMENT

“Celebrate Our History, Build Your Future”

The 75th anniversary is the perfect opportunity for you to recruit the members of tomorrow. The Midland Empire HBA will be participating in the spring and fall membership drives, so stay tuned for additional details. In the meantime, bring a guest(s) to our membership meetings and events to network and see some of the benefits for being in our organization.

PARADE OF HOMES

The MEHBA Board has been discussing the possibility of having a Parade of Homes, so if you are a builder member, let us know if you will have an entry(ies) if we have a POH around April 22 through May 7.

BUILDER BOOKS

NAHB BuilderBooks is your source for education and training products for the building industry. As the publishing arm and official bookstore for the National Association of Home Builders, BuilderBooks offers award-winning publication, software, brochures, and more, with many available in both English and Spanish.
Check out their website – https://builderbooks.com

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:
-A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy, Legal Services, BuildPAC)
-Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, specialty enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.
-Invaluable Networking Opportunities: NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.
-Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services: The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like to other!

Valuable Member Discounts:

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma If you have never checked out all the discounts and savings you can get with your NAHB membership, you are really missing out! I advise you to check it out today.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS

Tuesday, April 18 – General Membership Meeting; Barbosa’s Castillo (906 Sylvanie). Program: Scott Dougherty with St. Joseph Waterproofing

Tuesday, May 16 – Spring Social at St. Joseph Title and Hook McKinley offices!

Looking forward to seeing you March 21!

Belinda Kempf

Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897
www.nahb.org/ma

President – Chad Fulton
Vice-President – Erich Van Cleave
Secretary – Scott Laderoute
Treasurer – Jerry Ingle
Past President – Tim Sprague
Builder Member – Scott Gann
Associate Member – Jennifer Brown
Associate Member – Diane Hook
Associate Member – Roberta Seevers
Associate Member – Mary Jo Siela
Associate Member – Dustin Norris

FEBRUARY MEMBERSHIP MEETING
WHEN: Tuesday, February 21
WHERE: Galvin’s (6802 S 22nd St)
SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m. (Sponsored by Dustin Norris – St. Joe WinSupply)
DINNER: Fantastic Fried Chicken Dinner, with dessert!
COST: $20 per person
INSTALLATION OF 2017 BOARD & OFFICERS
PROGRAM: Leah Swindler with City of Joseph will discuss the proposed changes in the city storm water ordinance.
RSVP: By noon, Friday, February 17!

NAHB CELEBRATES 75 YEARS
NAHB is proud to celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2017. For three-quarters of a century, NAHB has been dedicated to serving its members and helping ensure that every American has the opportunity to achieve the dream of owning a home.

Throughout the year, NAHB is commemorating this exciting milestone by honoring several decades’ worth of significant achievements and noteworthy progress in home building.

We invite everyone within the industry to join us in the celebration!

NEW MEMBER RECRUITMENT
“Celebrate Our History, Build Your Future”

The 75th anniversary is the perfect opportunity for you to recruit the members of tomorrow. The Midland Empire HBA will be participating in the spring and fall membership drives, so stay tuned for additional details. In the meantime, bring a guest(s) to our membership meetings and events to network and see some of the benefits for being in our organization.

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:
-A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy, Legal Services, BuildPAC)
-Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, specialty enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.
-Invaluable Networking Opportunities: NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.
-Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services: The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like to other!

Valuable Member Discounts:

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM
Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Revenue Share program as a way for our association to generate non-dues revenue. Fifty percent of all royalties
earned from the program will be distributed to participating builder associations.

Ready to save some money? If so, what are you waiting for? To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma

MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Tuesday, March 21 – General Membership Meeting; location TBD
Tuesday, April 18 – General Membership Meeting; location TBD.
Tuesday, May 16 – Spring Social at St. Joseph Title!
Looking forward to seeing you February 21!

Belinda Kempf

Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897
www.nahb.org/ma

AUGUST 2016 NEWSLETTER

SEPTEMBER MEMBERSHIP MEETING
WHEN: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
WHERE: Bourbon Street (620 Edmond)
SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m.
DINNER: Buffet Dinner (details coming soon)
PROGRAM: TBD
NOTE: Please bring door prize for give-a-ways!

 

MEHBA GOLF TOURNAMENT
4-Person Scramble

WHEN: Friday, September 30 – Lunch will be served at 12:15 pm – Tee Time 1:00 pm
WHERE: Duncan Hills Golf Tournament, 400 East Duncan Drive, Savannah, MO
COST: $65/person which includes green fees, cart fee, box lunch and two drink tickets).
SPONSORSHIP: $50 for hole sponsorship. Prizes for drawings are also welcome!
DEADLINE: Team registration and payment due before September 23.
QUESTIONS: Contact Belinda at (816) 261-9897 or info@mehba.org

 

BEST IBS REGISTRATION DEALS HAPPEN IN AUGUST

Registration for the 2017 International Builders’ Show opened on Aug. 1, and this month is the best time to register to pocket great savings.

2017 IBS will be held in Orlando, Florida January 10-12, 2017, at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC).

NAHB members who register in August get a free Expo Pass.

August is also the best time to get a Full Registration. For only $275, you’ll get access to 130+ IBS Education sessions across 8 tracks.

And when you sign up, don’t forget to register your spouse too – spouse registration is free during August but will go up to $25 after that.

The best deals end Aug. 31. Learn more at buildersshow.com.

 

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE UNDERWAY

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Fall Membership Drive. We are competing with other HBAs in our size group, and the top 5 will bring home cash prizes for our organization ($2,500 for 1st ; $2,000 for 2nd ; $1,500 for 3rd ; $1,000 for 4th ; $500 for 5th ). Deadline for this membership drive is September 30th!

If you have anyone interested in joining, please let me know as soon as possible. I will be sending out formal invitations next week, so let me know if you have anyone you want to invite. You can personally invite them and bring them as your guest too.

Applications for membership are available on the MEHBA website!

 

IDEAS FOR POTENTIAL NEW MEMBER RECRUITS

Builder Members:

Single-family Builders

Multi-family Builders

Residential & Commercial Remodelers

Light Commercial Builders

Land/Real Estate Developers

Associate Members:

Accountants, Bookkeeping Services

Architects

Building Material Suppliers

Cabinet Companies/Contractors

Concrete Suppliers

Concrete Finishing Contractors

Drywall Contractors

Electricians

Engineers

Exterminators

Flooring Suppliers & Installers

HVAC Contractors

Insulation Suppliers & Contractors

Landscape Contractors

Masonry Contractors

Paint Stores & Contractors

Plumbing Suppliers & Contractors

Realtors

Roofing Suppliers & Contractors

Surveyors

Title Insurance Companies

Utility Companies

 

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:

A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy, Legal Services, BuildPAC)

Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, speciality enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.

Invaluable Networking Opportunities:

NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services:

The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like no other!

Valuable Member Discounts:

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program! As a result of our participation in this program in 2015, the Midland Empire HBA earned $839.80 profit sharing from NAHB!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Revenue Share program as a way for our association to generate non-dues revenue. Fifty percent of all royalties earned from the program will be distributed to participating builder associations. Ready to save some money? If so, what are you waiting for? To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

Tuesday, September 13 – Membership meeting.

Friday, September 30 – Golf Tournament

Tuesday, October 11 – Membership meeting.

Tuesday, November 8 – 2 nd Annual Builder Chili Cook Off &Associate Member Business Fair

 

WEB SITE & FACEBOOK

The Midland Empire HBA web site has been updated!! Our new logo is on Page 1 of our newsletter! Be sure to check it out at www.mehba.org to keep up on what’s going on in our organization. Also, Midland Empire HBA is on Facebook! Check it out! www.facebook.com/mehba/

 

Looking forward to seeing you in September,
Belinda Kempf
Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897

JULY 2016 NEWSLETTER

Hope this newsletter finds you all doing well and enjoying your summer!

Although we won’t “officially” meet as a group until September, the board and I have been planning many fall events.

Please mark your calendar and plan to attend!

 

SEPTEMBER MEMBERSHIP MEETING

WHEN: Tuesday, September 13, 2016

WHERE: Bourbon Street (620 Edmond)

SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m.

DINNER: Buffet Dinner (details coming soon)

PROGRAM: TBD

NOTE: Please bring door prize for give-a-ways!

 

THANK YOU

A HUGE, Thank You to St. Joseph Title and Commerce Bank for providing food and beverages for all those who attend the Midland Empire HBA May social at St. Joseph Title! If you weren’t there, you missed an amazing networking opportunity, not to mention some awesome food!! Thanks to everyone who attended and a big Thank You to those who brought door prizes!

 

MEHBA GOLF TOURNAMENT
4-Person Scramble

WHEN: Friday, September 30 – Lunch will be served at 12:15 pm – Tee Time 1:00 pm

WHERE: Duncan Hills Golf Tournament, 400 East Duncan Drive, Savannah, MO

COST: $65/person which includes green fees, cart fee, box lunch and two drink tickets).

SPONSORSHIP: $50 for hole sponsorship. Prizes for drawings are also welcome!

DEADLINE: Team registration and payment due before September 23.

QUESTIONS: Contact Belinda at (816) 261-9897 or info@mehba.org

 

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE UNDERWAY

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Fall Membership Drive. We are competing with other HBAs in our size group, and the top 5 will bring home cash prizes for our organization ($2,500 for 1st ; $2,000 for 2nd ; $1,500 for 3rd ; $1,000 for 4th ; $500 for 5th ). Deadline for this membership drive is September 30th!

If you have anyone interested in joining, please let me know as soon as possible. I will be sending out formal invitations next week, so let me know if you have anyone you want to invite. You can personally invite them and bring them as your guest too.

Applications for membership are available on the MEHBA website!

 

IDEAS FOR POTENTIAL NEW MEMBER RECRUITS

Builder Members:

Single-family Builders

Multi-family Builders

Residential & Commercial Remodelers

Light Commercial Builders

Land/Real Estate Developers

Associate Members:

Accountants, Bookkeeping Services

Architects

Building Material Suppliers

Cabinet Companies/Contractors

Concrete Suppliers

Concrete Finishing Contractors

Drywall Contractors

Electricians

Engineers

Exterminators

Flooring Suppliers & Installers

HVAC Contractors

Insulation Suppliers & Contractors

Landscape Contractors

Masonry Contractors

Paint Stores & Contractors

Plumbing Suppliers & Contractors

Realtors

Roofing Suppliers & Contractors

Surveyors

Title Insurance Companies

Utility Companies

 

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:

A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy, Legal Services, BuildPAC)

Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, speciality enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.

Invaluable Networking Opportunities:

NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services:

The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like no other!

Valuable Member Discounts:

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program! As a result of our participation in this program in 2015, the Midland Empire HBA earned $839.80 profit sharing from NAHB!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Revenue Share program as a way for our association to generate non-dues revenue. Fifty percent of all royalties earned from the program will be distributed to participating builder associations. Ready to save some money? If so, what are you waiting for? To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS

Tuesday, September 13 – Membership meeting.

Friday, September 30 – Golf Tournament

Tuesday, October 11 – Membership meeting.

Tuesday, November 8 – 2nd Annual Builder Chili Cook Off & Associate Member Business Fair

 

WEB SITE & FACEBOOK

The Midland Empire HBA web site has been updated!! Our new logo is on Page 1 of our newsletter! Be sure to check it out at www.mehba.org to keep up on what’s going on in our organization. Also, Midland Empire HBA is on Facebook! Check it out! www.facebook.com/mehba/

 

Looking forward to seeing you in September,
Belinda Kempf
Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897

JUNE 2016 NEWSLETTER

MEHBA NIGHT AT THE MUSTANGS
JUNE 16, 2016
FIRST GAME STARTS @ 5:30
MIDLAND EMPIRE HBA NIGHT AT MUSTANGS VS. GENERALS DOUBLE HEADER

For ONLY $26 per person, you can enjoy the double header ballgame and a delicious barbeque dinner that includes meat entree and two side dishes; PLUS dessert will be provided!   Each person will also receive your choice of 2 beverages.

Bring Your Entire Family! This is a fun way to socialize and network with other MEHBA members!

To purchase tickets, contact Belinda at (816) 261-9897 or Jennifer Brown at (816) 279-3499.

 

THANK YOU

Thank you to St. Joseph Title and Hook McKinley for hosting the May social event! You ladies always go above and beyond to have a fantastic networking opportunity for our members! Thanks to Commerce Bank as well for being wonderful beverage sponsors the event!! We had several door prizes donated and that made the evening even more fun!

 

IDEAS FOR POTENTIAL NEW MEMBER RECRUITS

Builder Members:

Single-family Builders

Multi-family Builders

Residential & Commercial Remodelers

Light Commercial Builders

Land/Real Estate Developers

Associate Members:

Accountants, Bookkeeping Services

Architects

Building Material Suppliers

Cabinet Companies/Contractors

Concrete Suppliers

Concrete Finishing Contractors

Drywall Contractors

Electricians

Engineers

Exterminators

Flooring Suppliers & Installers

HVAC Contractors

Insulation Suppliers & Contractors

Landscape Contractors

Masonry Contractors

Paint Stores & Contractors

Plumbing Suppliers & Contractors

Realtors

Roofing Suppliers & Contractors

Surveyors

Title Insurance Companies

Utility Companies

 

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:

A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy,

Legal Services, BuildPAC)

Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, speciality enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.

Invaluable Networking Opportunities:

NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services:

The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like no other!

Valuable Member Discounts:

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program! As a result of our participation in this program in 2015, the Midland Empire HBA earned $839.80 profit sharing from NAHB!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Revenue Share program as a way for our association to generate non-dues revenue. Fifty percent of all royalties earned from the program will be distributed to participating builder associations. Ready to save some money? If so, what are you waiting for? To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma

WEB SITE & FACEBOOK

The Midland Empire HBA web site has been updated!! Our new logo is on Page 1 of our newsletter! Be sure to check it out at www.mehba.org to keep up on what’s going on in our organization. Also, Midland Empire HBA is on Facebook! Check it out! www.facebook.com/mehba/
Belinda Kempf
Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897

MAY 2016 NEWSLETTER

SPRING SOCIAL GET TOGETHER

WHEN: Tuesday, May 24, 2016
WHERE: St. Joseph Title and Hook McKinley
Office Building (3901 Oakland Avenue)
SOCIAL: Starts at 5:30 p.m.
DINNER: Provided by Hostesses
COST: FREE
RSVP: By Noon, May 23!

NOTE: Please bring door prize for give-aways!

 

THANK YOU

Thank you to all who attended the Midland Empire HBA April meeting. We had a great presentation by Chandra Carrier with Aflac, as well as membership drive reminder and further discussion on contractor licensing!

Also, thank you to Dustin Norris and Eric VanCleave for sponsoring the bar and ABC Supply, MGE and Glass Doctor for providing door prizes!

 

MEMBERSHIP DRIVE UNDERWAY

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Membership Drive. We are competing with other HBAs in our size group, and the top 5 will bring home cash prizes for our organization ($2,500 for 1st ; $2,000 for 2nd ; $1,500 for 3rd ; $1,000 for 4th ; $500 for 5th ). Deadline for this membership drive is May 24!

If you have anyone interested in joining, please let me know as soon as possible. I will be sending out formal invitations next week, so let me know if you have anyone you want to invite. You can personally invite them and bring them as your guest too.

Applications for membership are available on the MEHBA website!

 

IDEAS FOR POTENTIAL NEW MEMBER RECRUITS

Builder Members:

Single-family Builders

Multi-family Builders

Residential & Commercial Remodelers

Light Commercial Builders

Land/Real Estate Developers

Associate Members:

Accountants, Bookkeeping Services

Architects

Building Material Suppliers

Cabinet Companies/Contractors

Concrete Suppliers

Concrete Finishing Contractors

Drywall Contractors

Electricians

Engineers

Exterminators

Flooring Suppliers & Installers

HVAC Contractors

Insulation Suppliers & Contractors

Landscape Contractors

Masonry Contractors

Paint Stores & Contractors

Plumbing Suppliers & Contractors

Realtors

Roofing Suppliers & Contractors

Surveyors

Title Insurance Companies

Utility Companies

 

MEMBER BENEFITS

NAHB members get the best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their three-in-one membership! When you join the Midland Empire Home Builders Association, you automatically become a state and national member, tripling your investment from the start.

NAHB members also benefit from:

A strong voice in Washington: (Advocacy,

Legal Services, BuildPAC)

Critical News & Information: (NAHB Now, Eye on Housing, speciality enewsletters, social media, alerts and exclusive website content.

Invaluable Networking Opportunities:

NAHB is a one-stop networking shop, from local monthly membership meetings, the International Builders’ Show (IBS) and special-interest councils there are numerous ways for you to meet and build relations with fellow professional, future customers and suppliers.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services:

The International Builders’ Show (IBS) is a business-building experience like no other!

Valuable Member Discounts:

MEMBER ADVANTAGE PROGRAM

Thanks to all our members who use the Member Advantage Program! As a result of our participation in this program in 2015, the Midland Empire HBA earned $839.80 profit sharing from NAHB!

Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency. Through agreements with leading national companies such as GM, Lowe’s Omaha Steaks, UPS, Office Depot, and others, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family.

The Midland Empire HBA is participating in the 2016 Revenue Share program as a way for our association to generate non-dues revenue. Fifty percent of all royalties earned from the program will be distributed to participating builder associations. Ready to save some money? If so, what are you waiting for? To see all the discounts currently available as well as instructions on how to access the savings, please go to www.nahb.org/ma

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

MEHBA NIGHT AT MUSTANGS
JUNE 16, 2016
FIRST GAME STARTS @ 5:30
MIDLAND EMPIRE HBA NIGHT AT MUSTANGS VS. GENERALS DOUBLE HEADER

For ONLY $26 per person, you can enjoy the double header ballgame and a delicious barbeque dinner that includes meat entree and two side dishes; PLUS dessert will be provided!   Each person will also receive your choice of 2 beverages.

Bring Your Entire Family! This is a fun way to socialize and network with other MEHBA members!

To purchase tickets, contact Belinda at (816) 261-9897 or Jennifer Brown at (816) 279-3499.

 

WEB SITE & FACEBOOK

The Midland Empire HBA web site has been updated!! Our new logo is on Page 1 of our newsletter! Be sure to check it out at www.mehba.org to keep up on what’s going on in our organization. Also, Midland Empire HBA is on Facebook! Check it out! www.facebook.com/mehba/

See you May 24,
Belinda Kempf
Midland Empire HBA
(816) 261-9897