Show a unity of purpose and a strong base of support for women in the residential construction industry. Invite influential female representatives from home building and remodeling companies or an industry consultant or legislator that supports home building to speak at an HBA meeting. Use the housing forum to examine and discuss the state of women in housing, and make sure to invite the media.
Display materials on a table your HBA during the week that spotlights women in HBA and PWB leadership positions, trailblazers, articles about women in the trades and organizations that support women in building.
Host a PWB events women where women’s achievements in housing can be highlighted. Here are a few examples:
Use these sample articles in your newsletters, blogs or other member or consumer-facing publications.
New materials to promote and publicize the 2018 NAHB Professional Women in Building Week will be available shortly.
Use the materials here to pitch PWB Week to your local media and gain some earned media for your local HBA.
These educational webinars focus on female leaders in the home building industry and the strategies they have used to become successful at their trade.
NAHB PWB Council Formation Toolkit