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

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING

WHEN: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

WHERE: Barbosa’s Downtown (906 Sylvanie)

SOCIAL: 5:30-6:00 p.m. (Dustin Norris and Erich VanCleave will sponsor bar)

DINNER: 6:00 p.m. (order off menu and pay for your own meal)

COST: $5 per person cover charge

RSVP: By Noon, April 25!

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 March meeting. We had a great presentation by Ben Schultz with LaborChart and further discussion on contractor licensing! Also, thank you to Tim Sprague and Art Warner for sponsoring the bar and Roberta Seevers 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 to prospective new members to invite them as our guest for the May 24 social.

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 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:

NAHBMA

 

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: http://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 http://www.mehba.org to keep up on what’s going on in our organization.

Also, Midland Empire HBA is on Facebook! Check it out! http://www.facebook.com/mehba/

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 – May General

Membership Meeting, @ St. Joseph Title/

Hook McKinley Office, starting at 5:30.

 

See you April 26,

Belinda Kempf

Midland Empire HBA

(816) 261-9897

MARCH 2016 NEWSLETTER

 

WHAT:   General Membership Meeting

WHEN:  Tuesday, March 22, 2016

WHERE:  Hunan’s Restaurant (409 N 36)

SOCIAL:  5:30-6:00 p.m. (Tim Sprague will sponsor bar)

DINNER: 6:00 p.m. (pay for your own meal – there will be Mexican and Chinese buffet)

COST:   $5 per person cover charge

RSVP:  By Noon, Monday, March 21!

PROGRAM:   Ben Schultz will present the program.

Also, follow up on contractor licensing issue.

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

 

THANK YOU

Thank you to all who attended the Midland Empire HBA February meeting. We had a great discussion on contractor licensing; thanks to Scott Gann and Hal Jensen for leading it! Also, thank you to Mary Jo Siela and Colleen Tierney 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).  So, I have included an application and letter as part of this newsletter. If you have anyone interested in joining, please give the information to them and invite them to be a guest at a general membership meeting.

 

2016 MEHBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
President – Tim Sprague                                 Board Member – Diane Hook
Vice-President – Chad Fulton                                    Board Member – Jennifer Brown
Secretary – Heidi Walker                                Board Member – Scott Laderoute
Treasurer – Jerry Ingle                                    Board Member – Dustin Norris
Past-President – Scott Gann                           Builder Board Member – Erich Van Cleave
SHOWCASE YOUR BUSINESS

We are seeking members to sponsor general membership meetings by sponsoring beverages or even hosting a meeting or social.  We usually try to meet on the 4th Tuesday of the month. For more information, or if you would be willing to sponsor a meeting, please contact Belinda.

 

WEB SITE & FACEBOOK

We will be updating the Midland Empire HBA web site, so 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 Facebook.  Check it out at www.mehba.org/facebook.

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

  • Tuesday, April 26, 2016 – April General Membership Meeting, location TBD.
  • Tuesday, May 24, 2016 – May General Membership Meeting, @ St. Joseph Title.

 

Hope to see you March 22,

Belinda Kempf

Midland Empire HBA

(816) 261-9897

 

FEBRUARY 2016 NEWSLETTER

WHAT: General Membership Meeting

WHEN: Tuesday, February 23, 2016

WHERE: Bandana’s Bar-B-Q (4225 Frederick Avenue)

SOCIAL: 5:30-6:00 p.m. (cash bar – beer and wine)

DINNER: 6:00 p.m. (order off the menu and pay for your own meal.)

COST: $5 per person cover charge

RSVP: By Noon, Monday, February 22!

PROGRAM: Discussion of contractor licensing.

 

THANK YOU

Thank you to all who attended the Midland Empire HBA “Ring in the New Year” Party! Thank

you to Reece & Nichols Ide Capital Realty and Sprint Lumber for sponsoring the Open Air

Photo Booth!! Jeff Sullivan was an excellent DJ and Hy-Vee catered an excellent dinner! Those

attending had a fantastic time!

 

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). So, I have

included an application and letter as part of this newsletter. If you have anyone interested in

joining, please give the information to them and invite them to be a guest at a general

membership meeting.

 

2016 MEHBA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President – Tim Sprague          Board Member – Diane Hook

Vice-President – Chad Fulton          Board Member – Jennifer Brown

Secretary – Heidi Walker            Board Member – Scott Laderoute

Treasurer – Jerry Ingle             Board Member – Dustin Norris

Past-President – Scott Gann             Builder Board Member – Erich Van Cleave

 

WEBSITE & FACEBOOK

We will be updating the Midland Empire HBA web site, so 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 Facebook. Check it out at http://www.facebook.com/mehba

 

SHOWCASE YOUR BUSINESS

We are seeking members to sponsor general membership meetings by sponsoring beverages or

even hosting a meeting or social. We usually try to meet on the 4th Tuesday of the month. For

more information, or if you would be willing to sponsor a meeting, please contact Belinda.

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

  •  Tuesday, March 22, 2016 – March General Membership Meeting, location TBD.
  •  Tuesday, April 26, 2016 – April General Membership Meeting, location TBD.
  •  Tuesday, May 24, 2016 – May General Membership Meeting, @ St. Joseph Title.

 

Hope to see you February 24,

Belinda Kempf

Midland Empire HBA

(816) 261-9897