Celebrating Success!

Wolf River Builders Association ~ 2014

Did you know...

The Wolf River Builders Association is one of the youngest Builders Associations in Wisconsin, having been chartered in September of 2003?

WRBA is involved.

Special “Community Projects”

“Paving the way for our Youth” through scholarships

Providing a “Top Notch” Home Show to our community.

Providing research, education & networking opportunities for our members, potential members

and the community.

WRBA Special Projects

Shawano County Historical Society

  • Built a roof over the entrance to the Archives Building.
  • Painted the Judges Stand
  • Built a new porch for the Kast Building.
  • Future - looking at reroof, “oil building” this spring.

Red River Riders

  • Red River Riders helps people with disabilities regardless of age. They currently serve 60+ riders and serve riders with hearing impairment, autism, cerebral palsy, and cognitive disabilities, as well as many other disabilities. WRBA built a platform/steps for the organization.

Habitat for Humanity

  • For the last four years, the Wolf River Habitat for Humanity received the door take at the Home Show for a total of $7,898. Always a win win situation!

Food Pantry

  • WRBA members assisted in remodeling the Shawano Area Food Center, and donated $1250 to the organization.
  • SAFPARC (Shawano Area Food Pantry) currently receives canned goods from the admission to the home show. This year’s total was 2120 lbs. in conjunction with the Canstruction* donation.

Shawano School District

  • Donated a flag pole at the middle school to use for track events.
  • Contributed to the SCHS Trades Program for updating their curriculum.

Scholarship Program

  • Every year we hold a raffle that helps us to raise money for up to three $500 scholarships to students continuing their education in some aspect of the building trades. Since 2007, WRBA has given out $10,000 in scholarship monies.

Shawano Hockey League

Built locker bases for the Shawano Area Youth Hockey League.

Other Projects

  • Christmas Crusade Program - $2,750 donated in the last five years.
  • Building repairs made to the Youth League Athletic Park.
  • Phone Cards given to Soldiers Serving overseas.
  • $500 donation to the Navarino Nature Center.
  • Purchased pigs from the Shawano County Fair, supporting the youth program.

Home Show

Home Show & Sports Show

  • Always providing our community with a top notch home show. This year vendors were up, attendance lower than last year.

New at the show...

Barn quilt Canstruction

We are technology savvy too.

  • Facebook/Social Media
  • New Website

We provide our members...

  • Research Tools through NAHB, WBA & WRBA
  • Educational Opportunities
  • Advertising Opportunities
  • Member to Member Discounts
  • Networking

and Fun too!

A young organization with a lot of ideas, great people, educating members, serving the community, building a path for all to follow.