Association Spotlight

Charleston HBA brought back their Product Showcase for the first time in over two years, which is basically a mini trade show for members. It was a great success selling 16 tables to associate members and having over 50 people in attendance. A lot of prizes were given away including a flat screen TV. It was sponsored and hosted by Gateway Supply. Hilton Head Area HBA celebrated their one year anniversary for “The Professional Women In Building of the Lowcountry.” They welcomed over 60 of their 87 members with a special appearance by South Carolina Representative Nancy Mace.

“KBRS Fishing Tournament Raises $10,000! The exciting offshore cobia fishing event raised more than $10,000 for the Hilton Head Area Home Builders Education Foundation (HHHEF). This year marks the 29th year the HHHEF has been awarding scholarships to graduating seniors from Beaufort, Jasper, and Hampton counties. Education Foundation scholarships are awarded to applicants who plan to attend a 4 or 2-year accredited trade/tech school; and are selected based on a combination of solid academic work ethic, financial need, community service and character.

“It was a great day, and we were happy to come out and raise money to support trade and technical education.” said Tony Sferlazzo, Director of Manufacturing for KBRS. Based in Hardeeville, SC, KBRS is a manufacturer of custom shower systems for residential and commercial builds. They are the premier manufacturer of custom waterproof tile shower bases, slopes, seats, niches and accessories. Also pictured are HBA Executive Officer, Meg James (left) and one of the 2021 scholarship recipients’, Hannah Reilley (center).