Association Awards

2019 Membership Retention Award Winner

The National Association of Home Builders announced that it has named the Effingham HBA as a Grand Award winner as part of the 2019 Annual Membership Awards.The Effingham HBA was selected in its size category as the top association with the highest ‘Member by Retention’ for 2019. NAHB’s Grand Awards honor local and state HBAs that have demonstrated exceptional achievement in membership growth and retention. These awards are given to the top association from each group size in several membership categories including numerical increase, percentage increase, annual retention rate and highest increase in Affiliate members.Shown accepting the award are: (back row) Bryan Wenthe, Fieldcrest Homes, Debbie Womack, First National Bank of Waterloo, Pat Gebben, Merz Heating & Air, Del Althoff, EAHC Structures, (front row) Tammy Wente, Effingham Homes, Michelle Beckman, Executive Officer for the Effingham Home Builders Assoc.

Lifetime Achievement Recipients

2018 Lifetime Achievement Awards Recipient:
Del Althoff
2019 Lifetime Achievement Awards Recipient:
Marty Stock
2020 Lifetime Achievement Awards Recipient:
John Griffith