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Monthly Archives: January 2012

Travel Program for College of the Ozarks Emphasizes Participation with Custom Challenge Coins

Written on January 27, 2012 at 6:39 pm, by

The Patriotic Education Travel Program at the College of the Ozarks was established in 2009 as a way of pairing students up with World War II veterans who then travel to the battlefields where they once fought.  In addition to giving the younger generation an opportunity to connect with a hero, the program’s objective is […]

JE Dunn Construction Challenge Coins Created for Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Written on January 26, 2012 at 2:51 pm, by

The Medical Clinic at Dover AFB was recently renovated by JE Dunn Construction. The update was for the facilities of the 436th Medical Group. JE Dunn Construction wanted to commemorate the completion with a ribbon cutting ceremony and thought that coins would be a great compliment to the event. The coins make great souvenirs and […]

A Soldier’s Child Birthday Foundation Pins

Written on January 25, 2012 at 2:01 pm, by

A Soldier’s Child Birthday Foundation is committed to providing gifts to children whose father or mother died serving the United States of America in the military.  Founded in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, the group contacted us with a special request for custom lapel pins.  Anyone donating over $1,000.00 will receive a pin thanking them for their commitment […]

Jackson Hole Ski Week 2012 Custom Lapel Pins

Written on January 24, 2012 at 12:17 am, by

Jackson Hole Ski Week is approaching.  The event is sponsored by the Far West Ski Association from January 28th to February 4th. The pin is pictured here and shows the Jackson Hole logo along with the FWSA logo and of course Ski Week 2012. You can get more information about Jackson Hole and this year’s […]

3D Sculpted Lapel Pins Make It Easy to Duplicate Real Objects

Written on January 20, 2012 at 7:40 pm, by

When it comes to customizing lapel pins, we know a thing or two.  There is nothing more challenging than replicating real life objects.  For example, the custom pin featured here was created from a photograph we received of a dagger from the Middle East.  On the left side, you’ll see the picture that was sent […]

Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation Donor Pins

Written on January 18, 2012 at 5:00 pm, by

Jay Feinberg’s life changed when he was diagnosed with leukemia.  He learned that he would need a bone marrow transplant to survive.  Through his own personal journey, he has been able to help others in need.  Through his grassroots organization, Gift of Life Bone Marrow Foundation, he has been able to match donors with patients.  […]

Carlsen Volvo Sees Great Versatility and Potential in Custom Lapel Pins in Their Business Model

Written on January 17, 2012 at 9:33 pm, by

Custom lapel pins have many uses in car dealerships across America.  In addition to rewarding exemplary employees for a job well done, these small tokens of appreciation add to the success of a business by promoting a favorable image of its employees.  Customers that see the salespeople and their belief in the product that they […]

Custom Challenge Coin Testimonial from the Murfreesboro Police Department

Written on January 13, 2012 at 9:40 pm, by

We love receiving testimonials from our customers.  It lets us know how they feel about their custom challenge coins and gives us a better idea of what they’re being used for.  We just received an email from Lieutenant Don Faning of the Murfreesboro Police Department. Here is what he had to say: “I recently ordered […]

York Land Trust Creates Member Lapel Pins

Written on January 12, 2012 at 11:09 pm, by

The York Land Trust celebrates 25 years this year and every year they provide their landmark contributors with a special lapel pin. They want to show their valued members how important they are and how important their donations are to protecting their local environments.  That’s why they contacted us with a special request for a […]

Smithsonian Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM) with Custom Lapel Pins

Written on January 10, 2012 at 6:14 pm, by

Jazz and the musicians that play it have a long, colorful history worth celebrating.  That’s why the Smithsonian took it upon itself to keep the legend alive by creating custom lapel pins in anticipation of Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM) which takes place during the month of April.  The museum also encourages others to create special […]