Winnegamie Home Builders Association

Aims to offer as many resources as our builders, members, and homeowners need to successfully prosper in Oshkosh, Neenah, Menasha, Appleton, and surrounding areas. If you need to ask additional questions or your organization wants to get involved contact us at 920-235-2962

WHBA Member Savings


In recent years, the Winnegamie Home Builders Association membership has stepped up its community involvement and visibility.

WHBA ‘Builders Care Projects’ have included:

-Contributing $50,000 in financial & labor resources to build a new YMCA in Oshkosh.

-Awarding thousands in annual scholarships to local students pursuing careers in the home building industry.

-Donating & assisting in Habitat for Humanity home building projects.

-Donating materials & labor for building maintenance projects at Christine Ann Abuse Shelter.

-Co-hosting the HomeStyle Kitchen Tour benefiting Christine Ann Center’s kitchen renovation.

-Coordinating toy collection for Winnebago County’s annual Toys for Tots program.

-Assisting in Oshkosh Celebration of Lights.

-Assisting in annual Oshkosh Southwest Rotary projects.

-Donating nonperishable food to the Salvation Army Food Pantry collected at Home Shows and Parades.

-Toys for Tots Collection Coordinator for Winnebago County.

-Collecting nonperishable food items for the Day by Day Warming Shelter.

-Volunteers for the Wounded Warriors of WI Fishing Tournament.

-Collection site for “Ruff Times Food Pantry” for NEW PAWSibilities.

Professional Development

FVTC Residential Building Construction Program

1-year Technical Diploma, S.J. Spanbauer Center, Oshkosh

If you enjoy building and remodeling, you will want to consider this exciting, 1-year technical diploma program. Our small class size and intensive hands-on training format, combined with your effort & commitment to excellence, will put you in a strong position to fill the many jobs available in the industry.

Program Description

Designed for anyone interested in a career in residential construction. The hands-on program will prepare you for employment with residential builders, remodelers, subcontractors, material suppliers and other specialists closely-allied with the residential building market.

Construction theory and lab practice will be taught at Fox Valley Technical College's S.J. Spanbauer Center in Oshkosh. You will gain hands-on field experience through the construction or remodeling of a complete residence to be built on-site within the FVTC district. This full-time day program is for 1 year - delivered in a three-semester format, with an entry in January and August as openings exist.

Program/Plan Admission Requirements

-Proof of High School diploma, GED, or HSED completion.

Call Fox Valley Technical College Site Supervisor Paul Lewandowski at 920-585-9624 or email Paul at [email protected] or you can call WHBA 920-235-2962 for more information.

Fox Valley Technical College provides high-quality education and training that support student goals, a skilled workforce, and the economic vitality of our communities.