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Comments Off on NEW! 2018 Home Show Exhibitor & Craft Vendor Info

The 2018 Muskoka Builders’ Association Home Show will be Friday, Saturday, and Sunday April 27, 28, 29, at the Gravenhurst Centennial Centre. We are pleased to add new interactive, family-friendly features to the show including an exciting Upstairs Craft Show. Please download our exhibitor package – 2018 Exhibitor Package  or our Upstairs Craft Show Vendor package […]

Comments Off on MBA Apprenticeship Bursary Application

We are now accepting applications from Member employees for our Apprenticeship Bursary Program. Details of Bursary:  An opportunity to receive a Bursary is available to any person who is a registered apprentice in a construction-related trade and is currently employed by a member in good standing of the Muskoka Builders’ Association.  New Requirements:  a)  A […]

Comments Off on Graduated Apprenticeship Grant for Employers

As an employer, you can use the Graduated Apprenticeship Grant to help you with the costs of training an apprentice. You could receive up to $16,700 to train an apprentice in more than 100 eligible trades, if your apprentice: is registered in an eligible apprenticeship program after November 14, 2017 achieves key milestones – like successfully […]

Comments Off on President’s & Member of the Year Awards 2016

The candidate for the President’s Award is chosen annually by the current president to recognize members or individuals for long-term service to the Association. This years’ President’s Award was awarded to Lisa Cormack of Excel Enclosures and Railings at the MBA Christmas Party on November 25, 2016 at the J.W. Marriott, the Rosseau. Lisa has […]

Comments Off on MBA Apprenticeship Bursary Program

Due to the success of the program, the Board of Directors have implemented some new qualifying requirements.  Moving forward, the top ten (10) applicants will be awarded a bursary annually with minimum average scores of 80%.  Greater reward will be given to those with higher marks.  The new application will be available on January 1, […]

Comments Off on MBA Apprenticeship Bursary Awards

The Muskoka Builders’ Association was very happy to present 9 Apprenticeship Bursary Awards at our Annual General Meeting on Tuesday June, 14, 2016. These are annual awards presented to Apprentices of our Member Companies to encourage new, educated individuals in their field in Muskoka. The following were the winners, in alphabetical order: James Armstrong – […]

Comments Off on Muskoka Builders’ Association makes donation to Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North

Katy McGregor (left), Chair of the Muskoka Builders’ Association (MBA) Home & Cottage Show and Dean Butterwick (right), MBA President, present David Morris (centre), CEO of the Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North with a cheque for 50% of the proceeds from admission and draw ticket sales from the 2016 MBA Home & Cottage Show.  […]

Comments Off on Muskoka Fire Pit Winners!

Very happy couple Lisa Croft and Tom Heindl!  Winners of the Muskoka Builders’ Association draw prize for a Muskoka Fire Pit from the Home & Cottage Show.

Comments Off on A great big THANK YOU

to all of our exhibitors and attendees who made our 25th Annual Home & Cottage Show a tremendous success! Also thank you to the following Sponsors – we couldn’t have done it without you!: A.F. Construction, Contractors Rental Supply, Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North, Home Depot Bracebridge, Pratt’s Lawn Care & Landscapes, Premier Storage […]

Comments Off on MBA Home & Cottage Show

Come help us celebrate our 25th Anniversary of the Show! Bring the whole family.