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Cookbook Deadline Extended to Aug. 31

Filed in Leadership, Membership, NAHB Cares by on August 20, 2018 0 Comments
Cookbook Deadline Extended to Aug. 31

The deadline for NAHB’s second cookbook, Around Our Table, has been extended to Aug. 31. All recipes from friends and families of members of the NAHB Federation are welcome.

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Join an NAHB Committee: But Do This First

Filed in Councils & Committees, Leadership, Membership by on August 17, 2018 0 Comments
Join an NAHB Committee: But Do This First

The online application for NAHB committee and council board of trustees appointments is open until Sept. 23. But there is also another looming deadline that will determine which NAHB members are eligible to apply: You must ensure that your membership is current and in good standing by Aug. 31 to make sure the record reflects that fact.

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Deadline Nears to Submit Recipes for NAHB’s Second Cookbook

Filed in Leadership, Membership, NAHB Cares by on August 13, 2018 0 Comments
Deadline Nears to Submit Recipes for NAHB’s Second Cookbook

The Aug. 17 deadline is approaching to submit recipes for NAHB’s second cookbook, Around Our Table. Submit your recipes through nahb.org today and be a part of this important Federation-wide effort. Send pictures of your dish along with the recipe.

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$5,500 Raised for Associate Grants at Midyear Fundraiser

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$5,500 Raised for Associate Grants at Midyear Fundraiser

NAHB and the National Housing Endowment Associate Member Leadership Fund hosted an event that raised $5,500 for the Associates Leadership Grant at the recent Midyear Board of Directors Meeting in Portland, Oregon.

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Grants Help Members, HBAs Fight Industry Issues

Filed in Councils & Committees, Legal, Membership by on August 8, 2018 2 Comments
Grants Help Members, HBAs Fight Industry Issues

The NAHB Executive Board has approved five new grants to members and state and local HBAs as recommended by the NAHB Legal Action Committee during the Midyear Meeting last month. The grants range in size from $5,000 to $25,000.

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Alabama Anglers Raise Money for Children’s Shelter

Filed in Membership, NAHB Cares by on August 6, 2018 0 Comments
Alabama Anglers Raise Money for Children’s Shelter

Members of the Baldwin County HBA in Fairhope, Alabama celebrated Father’s Day with a June 15 fishing tournament that raised $3,600 for a local children’s shelter – because the anglers gave all their hard-earned winnings away.

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For Successful Recruiting, Get to Know Your Local

Filed in Leadership, Membership by on July 27, 2018 0 Comments
For Successful Recruiting, Get to Know Your Local

As an NAHB Associate member, Garth Trimble cannot leverage his subs and suppliers to seek more members as a builder or remodeler could. He says it forces him to be aware of every facet of his local association and its involvement in the market.

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North Dakota HBA Finds Membership Success with a Culture of Recruitment

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North Dakota HBA Finds Membership Success with a Culture of Recruitment

When you look at the organizational chart for the HBA of Fargo-Morehead, you don’t see the EO or the chairman at the top. You see the members. Membership is the No. 1 priority at the HBA, from the top, down.

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‘One and Done’ Will Lead to Better Building Codes

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Leadership, Membership by on July 25, 2018 8 Comments
‘One and Done’ Will Lead to Better Building Codes

This fall, NAHB will produce a voting guide that highlights the proposals most important to home builders. The committee is calling on the Federation to name one member in each HBA to give that guide to a local code official who will vote – either in person or online – after the upcoming public hearings on these code proposals.

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NAHB Mourns the Passing of Greg Miedema

Filed in Leadership, Membership, Remodelers by on July 24, 2018 1 Comment
NAHB Mourns the Passing of Greg Miedema

Mr. Miedema, an award-winning businessman and PR expert, as well as EO of the HBA of Northern Colorado and past chair of NAHB Remodelers, died July 16 after an 11-year battle with cancer.

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