MAJOR ASSOCIATION PROGRAMS
The Show Committee is responsible for establishing policy for the governance of New England's greatest spring home show, The "Original" Western Mass Home & Garden Show. The committee provides oversight and direction to the show staff on broad management issues.
Show volunteers support the work of the Home Show Committee by serving as a pool of support staff for set-up, show operations, association booth staffing, and show breakdown.
VOCATIONAL/TECHNICAL SCHOOL COMMITTEE
This committee was developed to assist the vocational/technical schools with updated industry needs and information. It creates programs that connect industry and classroom. It is also charged with the creation of student chapters at both the high school and secondary education levels. The committee also oversees the process of the association building a home, in line with the curriculum of the area schools, to involve the students in the education of the residential construction process.
PUBLIC RELATIONS/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS
Membership & Vocational Scholarship Programs
The Scholarship Committee is the other recipient of funding from the Home Builders Foundation of Western Massachusetts, and has a three-pronged responsibility for the scholarship program: promoting the scholarship program among the membership; reviewing its policies and procedures to ensure the utmost fairness in the awarding of scholarships; and screening the applicants to award the scholarships.