Seminar topics and presenters are as follows:
- Disaster Budgeting/ How to Budgeting for Building Materials, Phyllis Philips, Achieve
- General Pricing for Labor and Materials/ How to Avoid Price Gouging, Chrissy Smith, Diamond Sharp Construction
- Case Management & Construction Cost Analysis, CJ Roy, Catholic Charities
- Template of Legal Agreement Between Contractors and Clients, Trippe Hawthorne, Kean Miller
- How to File a Complaint/ How to Identify Certified Contractors, Billy Ward and Charles “Chuck” Marceaux, Organization Services with Rebuild SOS
- Mortgage & Loan Options, Brandon Kelly, Home Bank
As a special incentive to homeowners in attendance, event sponsors will give away a select number of gift cards to go towards the purchase of construction materials.
Seminar sponsors include: Capital One Bank, Scotlandville Community Development Center, Huey and Angelina Wilson Foundation, Enterprise Community Partners, Capital Area United Way, Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center, and The LINKS Inc. (Baton Rouge Chapter).
The Choosing the Right Contractor seminar is free to attend. Seating is limited, and pre-registration is required. Register here. Or, for more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (225) 356-8871.