Traditions Behind the Ornament

For so many people, Christmas ornaments are a big tradition. They are a timeless tradition that can take a lot of forms, but despite the different variations, one thing is universal: people love these traditions because it’s all about making and preserving memories. Each year, when the Christmas decorations come out of storage, families get… Read more »

Personalization of Keepsakes

Wondering how you can personalize keepsake ornaments to use for fundraising or as donation gifts? For nonprofit organizations who choose to work with Beacon Design for custom ornaments, the sky’s the limit. Brass ornaments can be cut into any shape, and you can even add text like names, dates, or special messages to these custom… Read more »

Operation Stand Down RI Receives Donation of Ornaments

About Operation Stand Down RI            Operation Stand Down RI is a well-known nonprofit organization around the state of Rhode Island that helps by providing specific services to homeless and at-risk veterans. The organization was founded at their headquarters in Johnston, RI in 1993 and has partnered with many services and companies around the state of… Read more »

Five Ornament Fundraiser Ideas

Custom Designs

If you’re a nonprofit organization looking for a fundraiser idea, consider custom keepsakes. Brass ornaments make truly unique gifts for nonprofit donations, and they’re something that people will enjoy for years to come. If you plan to start an annual fundraising tradition, ornaments can become collectible keepsakes that recipients will strive to earn each year…. Read more »

AHEPA Chapter 438 Uses Custom Keepsakes to Raise Money for Local and National Charities

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About AHEPA The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association, or AHEPA, was founded in 1922 in Atlanta, Georgia to help Greek immigrants assimilate to their new life in the United States, as well as protect them from discrimination. In 1969, Chapter 438 was chartered as the “Arlington Virginia Chapter” but the name was soon changed to… Read more »

Special Olympics RI Receives Donation of Ornaments

About Special Olympics RI The Special Olympics is a well-known nonprofit organization that holds a global name for its active, health-driven specific programs in many regions and states. The organization was first opened on July 20, 1968, and started with just 1,000 athletes from three countries. The Special Olympics Rhode Island organization is located in… Read more »

AHEPA Chapter 438 Uses Custom Keepsakes to Raise Money for Local Charities

About AHEPAAmerican Hellenic Educational Progressive Association, or AHEPA, was founded in 1922 in Atlanta, Georgia to help Greek immigrants assimilate to their new life in the United States, as well as protect them from discrimination. In 1969, Chapter 438 was established as “Arlington Virginia Chapter” but would later be changed to “The Peter N. Derzis… Read more »

Tips to Maximize Potential of Your New Keepsake

If you’re interested in creating a new custom keepsake, just purchased your own custom keepsake, or just received the product and wondering how you should market them, take a look at some of the amazing tips that our clients have shared with us over the last 45+ years! Whether you’re looking to raise funds; retain… Read more »

Apollo 14 & Apollo Mission Keepsake Series | Commemorative Keepsakes

Introducing the Limited-Edition Apollo Keepsake Series Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 14 Mission & the Apollo Program Apollo 14 and Apollo Mission Keepsake Series On April 8th, 2021, Beacon Design by Chemart launched the Apollo 14 Keepsake Series which commemorates the 50th anniversary of the 3rd moon landing! As America’s leading ornament manufacturer,… Read more »

Get To Know Your Customer Day | Who Are Your Customers

Get to Know Your Customer Day Getting to Know Our Customers Getting to know your customer is one of the most important parts of the sales process, that’s why “Get to Know Your Customer Day” is one to celebrate! We’re excited to commemorate this day recognizing all the ways and reasons why we think getting… Read more »