Supporting local students and vocational education in Southern Oregon. Students from local high schools come together to build 4 small cabins in three days. The cabins will be auctioned off online and proceeds will benefit skills training in the Rogue Valley through the Builders Association Southern Oregon.

Builders Association Southern Oregon partnered with four local professional contractors; Tim Alvarez (Claudio Alvarez Construction & Restoration), Robb Mayer (Outlier Construction), Travis Snyder (Snyder Creek Development), and Matt Bryant (Riverdell Construction). Students learned basic construction skills while working with their team to assemble 4 small cabins in just 3 days. 


Event Details

  • The Building Future Tiny Home Build-A-Thon will take place in the Olsrud Arena
  • Student participation is limited to 10 students per team.
  • Students must be approved for participation by their parent or guardian
  • Parents, students, and school friends are welcome to attend to cheer on their teams
  • Students will be given schedules when they are expected to participate
  • Students will be given team t-shirts
  • Tiny homes will be judged by industry professionals
  • Winning team will receive individual carpenter belts with tools, and the opportunity to work with a professional contracting firm


2019 Build-A-Thon Timelapse Video Below…