Build My Future in SWMO 2020

March 26th, 2020

Newton County Fairgrounds, Neosho, MO





Build my future in southwest missouri

Group of students posing with build my future sign(Pictured are students from Franklin Technology Center)

Close to 500 students got their HANDS-ON Build My Future SWMO!



Build My Future in SWMO is returning to the Newton County Fairgrounds in Neosho on Thursday, March 26, 2020!

Registration is NOW OPEN! EMPLOYERS CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! What is Build My Future in SWMO?? An amazing, Hands-On event where students from throughout our region come to experience REAL WORLD tools, simulators and experts in the Building Trades.  This is where you get involved and really make a difference.

Build My Future in Southwest Missouri is back for its second year!  It will take place on March 26, 2020 at the Newton County Fairgrounds in Neosho.

This event is the premier building-trades career expo designed for high-school students throughout our region.  Students gain career pathway information to help them decide from the many training and employment options in the building-trades sector. Employers from around the region will participate by bringing hands-on activities for the students to do as part of the learning process.  Training providers also will attend to showcase their programs related to building-trades.



Thank you to our Boss-level sponsor:  Spire Energy.  Additional sponsorship opportunities are available. If you’re an educator or an employer, please click below for details and to register for the 2020 event. If you have any questions, please email


Special Thanks to the following:

Spire, Inc. – Boss-Level Sponsor BMFSWMO 2020

Ironworkers Local 10 Apprenticeship & Training – Master-Level Sponsor


Crowder College – Master-Level Sponsor

CDL Electric Company Master-Level Sponsor


Heavy Construction Laborers local 663 – Master-Level Sponsor


Paragon Architecture – Apprentice-Level Sponsor


Branco Enterprises Inc. – Apprentice-Level Sponsor


Arrest Bank – LUNCH Sponsor

 counter Visits