Our Mission: “To work to ensure that Southwest Illinois remains a viable market for the construction of new homes, and the renovation and remodeling of existing homes. To promote southwest Illinois as a preferred location for home buyers in the greater St. Louis metropolitan area. To promote, educate and train the union residential contractor’s active in the southwest Illinois market, and their employees.”

Everyone who is signatory to the Carpenters’ District Council of Greater St. Louis and Vicinity pays an hourly portion to support the efforts of the SIAF Board. These funds are put into an account that is managed by the SIAF Board, appointed by the Carpenters’ District Council. The SIAF Board was designed to promote the Home Building Industry and by  doing this promote man hours, providing a better quality of living for all those involved.