Membership Dues Deadline
Just a reminder, the SCA Membership Dues deadline is THIS Wednesday, March 31st to be included in the directory. Please contact the office if you are unsure if yours are paid.
Spring Shoot Out
Please submit team player names by Friday! We know there may be adjustments, but please send us as much information as possible.
Due to an influx of participation, we opened a morning session. We will now have a morning shoot at 10 a.m. followed by lunch as well as our regular afternoon session at 1 p.m. There will be time for people to network between sessions during a combined lunch with the whole group.
If you were signed up in the afternoon session originally, please confirm you would like to stay in the afternoon or would like to voluntarily move to the morning shift. As of now, we are full in the afternoon until we have teams switch to the new session.
The door prizes will be drawn between the two shifts at 12:30 p.m. You must be present to win, so please plan to be there early/stick around.
Friday, April 9, 2021
Morning Shoot at 10 am | Lunch at 12 pm | Afternoon Shoot at 1 pm
759 US-65, Walnut Shade, MO 65771
4-6 shooters per team
$50 per shooter (SCA Member Team) | $75 per shooter (Non-SCA Member Team)
50 Rounds Sporting Clays + 25 Rounds Wobble
Extra fee for gun rental and/or shell purchase.
Thank you to our confirmed sponsors!
To Sign-Up: Call SCA at 862-1313 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Teams need to be submitted by Friday, April 2nd. Cancellations must be made by end of day on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 to receive a refund.
Station Sponsorships are available for $100 each. The sponsorship includes a sign with your company logo at a station as well as recognition in related emails, on the website, and on the Facebook event.
Click here for more information.
General Membership Meeting
Building our talent pipeline is a must for the industry, but it doesn’t matter how many new employees you recruit if you can’t retain your best employees. Join us for the April General Membership Meeting as we discuss How to Retain Quality Young Professionals.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Networking & Breakfast Buffet 7:15 am | Program 7:30 am
$20 per person in advance | $25 after registration deadline
Diamond Room | Knights of Columbus
Featuring: How to Retain Quality Young Professionals
Sponsor: Generation Next SCA
Online registration is available here. The registration deadline is Monday, April 5, at 10 a.m. Cancellations must be made by the registration deadline to receive a refund.
Register online here.
Ironworkers Local Union #10
120 Years in Business
Ironworkers Local #10 provides training and resources to its members. Historically members have had to travel to Kansas City to receive training, however, Local #10 now provides training to both Apprentices and Journeymen locally in SW Missouri.
Local #10 Kansas City, Mo, got its charter in 1901. Quality training of workers has always been one of the main strengths of Union Labor.
“I am proud to help carry that tradition into the future,” shared Clarence Devol of the Springfield Training Center.
Clarence attends the SCA General Membership Meetings and participates on the Build My Future Committee.
Click for Ironworkers Local Union #10’s website.
Generation Next March Meeting
If you or someone you work with is under 40 years old and interested in learning more about Generation Next, please come to the meeting.
April 14, 2021
Meeting 11:30 a.m.
The Roost Bar & Grill | 2025 W Sunshine St #104
Click here for The Roost’s menu and pricing. Food is not provided.
There is no extra cost for SCA members to join Generation Next. Generation Next is the under 40 group of the Springfield Contractors Association. They have monthly meetings and invite all SCA members to participate in social events and community service opportunities.
If you have employees that are under the age of 40 and want to get involved in Generation Next or you want to know more about the group, please contact Tim Potthoff at email@example.com anytime.
Are you hiring?
The SCA is discussing hosting a hiring event in partnership with the Missouri Job Center. If there aren’t enough contractors interested, we won’t move forward, so please let Megan know if you would like to be involved.
The event is tentatively scheduled for April 28th from 1-5 p.m. at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. We will plan to use their parking lot for an outdoor event but will also have indoor space reserved in case of inclement weather.
Why is the event from 1-5 p.m.?
Because there has been a struggle getting in front of high school students this year with limited or no career day options and Build My Future being cancelled, we are reaching out to area schools to invite seniors who are graduating. We need the event to extend into after school hours to allow them time to attend.
The event will also be promoted to the public for all levels of positions.
Jobs can be posted through the SCA and Missouri Job Center regardless of if you can attend. Email Megan or Dacee if you would like your position posted on the SCA job board here or if you would like to be connected with someone from the Missouri Job Center to post on jobs.mo.gov.
Online Job Board available here.
COVID-19 Vaccine Update
The Missouri Department of Health and Human Services has added Construction to Phase 2 of the vaccine rollout. As of now, Phase 2 is expected to activate on March 29th.
Click here for more information.
Generation Next Membership Competition
In an effort to boost involvement and help owners and managers get their younger employees involved in the Generation Next group, Gen Next is going to pay the 2022 SCA membership fee for the company that gets the most new members to attend Gen Next monthly meetings in 2021.
Generation Next meets on the 2nd Wednesday of every month either in the evening or over lunch. Anyone that is a member of the SCA and is under 40 years old can be a member of Generation Next for no additional cost. New members will be counted at each monthly meeting, and a yearend total will determine which SCA Member Company had the most new members for the year attend.
If you have employees that are under the age of 40 and want to get involved in Generation Next or you want to know more about the group, please contact Tim Potthoff at firstname.lastname@example.org or Dana Haase at email@example.com anytime.
2021 Calendar of Events
Dates are subject to change. Please reference the SCA Calendar of Events for up to date information at www.springfieldcontractors.org/events.
2021 Calendar of Events & Sponsorships
April 6 – General Membership Meeting (Breakfast) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
April 9 – Spring Skeet Shoot – $50 per person, teams of 4-6
*Quarter 2 – Learn about your SCA Membership – No Charge, Informational Meeting
April 30 – Generation Next Bass Bash – $100 per boat (2 people) in advance, $125 day of event
May 4 – General Membership Meeting (Evening) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
May 21 – Spring Golf Tournament – $100 per person, teams of 4
June 8 – General Membership Meeting (Breakfast) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
June 22 – Block Party – Hosted by Generation Next – No Charge, Open to All SCA Members
July 16 – Pig Roast – $25 per person in advance, $30 day of the event
August 2-5 – Build U – Workforce Development Event for High School Students
August 13 – Summer Golf Tournament – $100 per person, teams of 4
*Quarter 3 – Learn about your SCA Membership – No Charge, Informational Meeting – Date TBD
September 14 – General Membership Meeting (Breakfast) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
September 16 – Chicken BBQ (*not just SCA) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 day of the event
October 5 – General Membership Meeting (Lunch) – $20 tickets in advance, $25 after deadline
October 8 – Fall Skeet Shoot – $50 per person, teams of 4-6
*Quarter 4 – Learn about your SCA Membership – No Charge, Informational Meeting – Date TBD
November 12 – Salute Awards Banquet (*not just SCA) – $40 in advance, $50 week of event
December 3 – Christmas Party – Details TBA
*Second Wednesday Each Month – Generation Next Meetings – No Charge