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THE HOLIDAY TOY DRIVE FOR WAYNE & PIKE COUNTIES COMES TO A CLOSE The Holiday Toy Drive, brought to you by The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project™ has come to a close and this past year we were able to provide toys and gifts with a value in excess of $75,000.00 to over 700 children. We would…

The Holiday Toy Drive – Update

Hard to believe we are counting down the final days to collect toys. It has been a whirlwind of activity to not only get this project off the ground but the overwhelming support of so many great folks bringing it to life. The Holiday Toy Drive has brought together local businesses, organizations and community members…

Holiday Toy Drive Update

The Holiday Toy Drive is underway! To those that have already responded, we thank you! Boxes have been distributed and are filling up. But we need more… If you have been thinking about being a drop off location, the time is now. If you have an upcoming event, please consider including The Holiday Toy Drive…

The Holiday Toy Drive

The Holiday Toy Drive has begun and we are seeking the support of our local businesses, organizations and community members to help make the holidays a little brighter for children living in Wayne and Pike Counties. This year The Holiday Toy Drive, brought to you by The Zipper Junction Project™, is in partnership with “The…

Some Common Questions We Still Get (Part 4 of 4)

Today we’re wrapping up a series of articles addressing some questions that had come up on one of our social media channels. The conversation went like this… “I have seen this before, it is a nice thing but…….a few things that jump out are: 1 – Does that area have the tourism numbers to cover the expenses as the…

Some Common Questions We Still Get (Part 3 of 4)

We’re currently in the midst of addressing some questions that had come up on one of our social media channels. The conversation went like this… “I have seen this before, it is a nice thing but…….a few things that jump out are: 1 – Does that area have the tourism numbers to cover the expenses as the taxes will…

Some Common Questions We Still Get (Part 2 of 4)

Last week I reached out to address some questions that had come up on one of our social media channels. The conversation went like this… “I have seen this before, it is a nice thing but…….a few things that jump out are: 1 – Does that area have the tourism numbers to cover the expenses as the taxes will…

A Passionate Thank You!

Thank you! Thank you for the support. Thank you for showing interest. Thank you for the suggestions, advice, and opinions. Thank you! It has been a year since we began the journey of explaining how important individual passion is, as well as seeking feedback for The Project. Well, to be honest it has been several…

Republican, Democrat, or……..something else!?!

Republican, Democrat, or……..something else!?!

Republican, Democrat, or……..something else!?! Labels are dangerous things. To place a simple label on a place, a person, or worse yet an entire group of people does no good at all! It does not solve anything, it only makes things worse, more polarizing in every way. In light of the seemingly endless challenges our society…

who you know people

Who Is Behind The Zipper Junction Project?

It’s all about who you know. I remember one time trying to get help with a major business-phone line problem.  I must have spoken to fifty different people over the course of several days and got nowhere.  The problem was causing huge issues in our day to day operations and I could not get the…