Events


Fundraising Rummage Sale
Friday, May 1, 2015 (One Day Only) - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Merchandise likely to be available includes Appliances, Awnings, Bathroom & Ceiling Tiles, Cabinets, Lumber, Decking Materials, Trim, Windows, Doors, Furniture, Lighting Fixtures, Gas Fireplaces, Sinks, Insulation, Vent Covers, Plumbing Fixtures & Supplies, Roof Shingles, and Hardscaping Materials.

The sale will be in the Milwaukee Millwork parking lot, 11712 W. Dixon Street, Milwaukee. Proceeds from the Rummage Sale will provide financial assistance to students at area trade and technical schools enrolled in programs that will service our industry. In addition to scholarship programs, the funds will be used to purchase tools and equipment for students and educate people on the opportunities available within the industry.

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NARI Member Golf Outing
Check out the video from the 2014 Golf Outing!


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An annual golf outing is held in July, with members of the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Council and friends within the industry enjoying a day of golf, along with great food, a silent and voice auction, and prizes. The 2014 event will be held on Wednesday, July 16, with event proceeds used to support various Foundation programs.

Fall Show 50/50 Raffle
A 50/50 Raffle presented by the Milwaukee/NARI Foundation will be part of the annual Fall Home & Remodeling Show at the Wisconsin Expo Center at State Fair Park. Show attendees will have an opportunity to buy raffle tickets to win half the money generated by ticket sales. Tickets will be sold during Show hours in the Milwaukee/NARI Information Center - one ticket for $5, three for $10, and eight for $20. The winning ticket will be drawn on the last day of the Show.

NARI Member Holiday Party
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A holiday party is held annually for Milwaukee/NARI members that features dinner, entertainment, a silent auction, and camaraderie, with funds raised to assist in providing scholarships and equipment to those seeking a career in the home improvement and remodeling industry.

Home Improvement Show Spring Raffle
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The Milwaukee/NARI Foundation hosts a raffle at the Home Improvement Show each year. Furnishings built by area high school and college students are raffled off to attendees of the Home Improvement Show, and participating schools receive $1,000 for the school’s construction program.

Student Interior Design Contest
The Student Interior Design Contest is a special attraction at the Milwaukee/NARI Home Improvement Show in February. Four local colleges design and create a specific 12x12 space. Attendees of the Home Improvement Show serve as judges for the contest. The schools each receive funds for the school’s interior design program.

Career Panel Discussions
Panel discussions allow Milwaukee/NARI members to reach out to local students to talk about current trends in the industry and career options. Milwaukee/NARI members offer their expertise to attendees, and there is an opportunity for people to ask questions about the material presented. Panel discussions are held annually at area technical colleges.