The Half-Century Mark! – Personalized Service Appreciation Plaques

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We’ve hit the Big 5-0! Our collection of general purpose service appreciation plaques has hit the half-century mark! You now have 50 designs from which to choose. In addition, there are specialized plaques for musicians, teachers, and pastors – which means we offer nearly 100 options. One hundred distinctive, lovely ways to say thank you! … Continued

End of Term Service Recognition – Volunteer Appreciation

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For many churches and service organizations, the end of the school year also marks the end of volunteer terms of service. While many volunteers plan to continue on in their positions, some will be stepping down. If you’re looking for a way to convey thanks in a tangible way to those who will be completing … Continued

Thank You, Teachers

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As we near the close of the school year, many Sunday School classes are also winding down and looking ahead to a summer break. It’s a popular time to convey thanks to teachers! Perhaps your parochial school would like to honor staff as the term comes to a close. Maybe you’re a parent of a … Continued

Thank Your Volunteers! National Volunteer Week is April 23-29

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We’re busy creating personalized appreciation plaques for churches and service organizations who are planning to honor volunteers in conjunction with National Volunteer Week. Want to do the same for your volunteers? There’s still time to order! You’ll find dozens of designs from which to choose. Each piece is created using premium archival inks and paper, … Continued

Where in the World – Backstories About the Images – Out to Sea

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Welcome to New Hampshire’s Atlantic coast! New England was ravaged by Nor’easters during the winter of 2014-2015. Interestingly, the season began with very little snow. Through mid-January, there had yet to be any appreciable precipitation. That all changed the last week of the month, as the first of many storms deposited some 20 inches at … Continued

Opportunities to Recognize Service – Volunteer Appreciation – Service Appreciation

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It’s customary in many churches and service organizations to recognize volunteers who are stepping down following their terms of service. Kudos! That’s a wonderful tradition. But must we wait until a person leaves a position to convey thanks? What about providing encouragement – or acknowledging achievements – along the way? If you’re looking for inspiration … Continued

National Volunteer Week – It’ll Be Here Before You Know It!

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Established in 1974 by President Richard Nixon, National Volunteer Week has been recognized by every president since then. In 2017, National Volunteer Week is April 23rd through April 29th. Service organizations and churches nationwide understand the importance of volunteers. Without these folks, many projects, programs and ministries wouldn’t be possible. Pastors, Executive Directors, and salaried … Continued

Where In The World – Backstories About the Images

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A customer asked me the other day about the imagery featured on our service appreciation plaques. While many of the product descriptions mention where the photos were made, he was interested in learning more about when, where and how the image on the plaque he was purchasing came to be. When he discovered that I’m … Continued

Year-End Service Appreciation Gifts

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Many congregations and service organizations honor the service of dedicated volunteers at Christmas. If you’re looking for something tangible to give to those special folks when conveying your thanks, check out our collections of personalized appreciation plaques. There are dozens from which to choose. In addition to general, any-occasion designs, we have plaques especially for … Continued