Upcoming Events for 2019

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  •  Monthly Membership Meeting- August 6, 2019- 12pm- On Tuesday, August 6th, Farmers and Merchants Bank will be sponsoring the Lake Oconee Area Builders Association's Membership Meeting. The meeting will be held at the Farmers and Merchants Bank Lobby. Guest Speaker: Ralph Vick, General Manager of the Ritz Carlton Lake Oconee. You may pick up your Lake Vegas Tickets at this meeting and sign up for the Blood Drive if you haven't done so already. Please click on the picture below for more information or visit our Facebook page or read our monthly Newsletter. you MUST RSVP by THURSDAY August 1st. Click Here to RSVP


  • 2019 Blood Drive- On Tuesday, August 13th, at the Lakeside Church Worship Center, we will be having our 6th Annual Blood Drive. Be someone’s champion and together we will find success!   Please consider donating as your unit of blood will save 3 lives. You may schedule your appointment at www.redcrossblood.org and search: lakeoconee (no space in between) or by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS. Make the right play. Give Blood. Click below for more information or Contact Julie Wade with Oconee Cabinet Shop to sign up.

  • 2019 Lake Vegas Event -  August 23, 2019- 5:30pm - 10:00pm- On Friday, August 23rd,  Join us at Da Corrado Ristorante, Use your winnings to bid on a variety of prizes. Enjoy cocktails from the cash bar and heavy Hors d’oeuvres.
    Tickets: $75 (BEFORE August 2, 2019) $100 (AFTER August 2, 2019) Buy tickets through LOABA Email at Susie@loabaemail.com or call (706) 999-1591 for more information. *tickets purchased at discounted price will also receive an additional $5,000 in chips!
    Proceeds from the Lake Vegas Event go to the Fran Faxon Scholarship Foundation. A non-profit organization created in 2011 by the Lake Oconee Area Builders Association to honor Fran Faxon – an outstanding Georgian and a national industry leader. Scholarships are awarded to qualified students. Applicants shall be an employee or the son, daughter, spouse, or grandchild of living, retired or deceased employee of a company that is a current member of LOABA.

 Upcoming Education for 2019 (CEU Hours)

  • Tuesday August 6th Following the August 6th Membership Meeting:  What is Your Business Worth?, Upcoming CEU Course. This class will give you an opportunity to earn 2 CEU Hours. Please know we are managing this course different than in the past. If you register for both the class and the membership meeting you will receive 2 hours of CEU at the cost to attend the monthly membership meeting rate of $10.00.If you elect to only attend the class you will only receive 1 hour of CEU and the course will cost you $15.00. Tuesday August 6, 2019 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm (Lunch Provided during Monthly Membership Meeting) Opportunity to earn 2 CEU hours.
    Please fill out the registration form and either fax, email or mail back to the LOABA office. Space will fill quickly. Payment is due with registration form. 

Please click here to complete our standing RSVP Form. By completing this contract you agree to pay LOABA $10 per attendee per monthly membership meeting. You will be invoiced each month for the attendees listed.

Mission Statement

LOABA Mission Statement: The Lake Oconee Area Builders Association (LOABA), a local trade organization, is dedicated to the betterment of the local construction industry and works to serve our members, consumers and the community through education and public service. As the voice of the Lake Oconee construction industry, we are committed to offering opportunities for our membership to improve their ability to conduct business with integrity.

2019 Fran Faxon Scholarship Application- Click Here to download

Congratulations to the 35

2019 Fran Faxon Scholarship Recipients

Blake Beeker John Fowler Tanna McPherson Natalie Smith
Ja'Miracle Bennett Lauren Hatfield Blake Mills Micah Snipes
Savannah Camp Abigail Holloway Abbiegail Neese John Waddell
Ethan Danner Ravi Hudson Ty Nelson Rudy Welch
Emma Dent William Jones Bethany Phillips Hadleigh Wilson
Matthew Dent James Jones Jessica Pierson  
William Dutton Jacob Kitzmiller Raegan Pool  
Ian Dutton Payton Lack Sarah Reaves  
Wylder Everett Carrington Lindsey Alexis Sisk  
Tomas Ferrer Hogan McCully Caroline Smith  

 Lewis Cenker Scholarship

 Please visit www.HBAG.org/lewis-cenker-scholarship for a full application and information.