1. Compassion International

      Compassion International is a Christian child advocacy charity designed to help children around the world escape poverty. In June, 20% of all QMT online sales will be donated to the support of Compassion International’s ongoing mission. Founded in 1952, Compassion International works with a goal of helping every child they serve “become a responsible … Continued

  2. QMT Windchimes Honors Memorial Day

    First observed in 1868, Memorial Day (then known as Decoration Day) began as an opportunity for grateful Americans to honor fallen Civil War soldiers through adorning their gravesites. Now, we pause on the last Monday of May to carry on this tradition, memorializing the men and women who have humbly served and given the ultimate … Continued

  3. Thank a Teacher During Teacher Appreciation Week

      During your years in school, there was likely a teacher you remember and connected with. Teachers can have a powerful impact on the lives of their students, and certainly deserve appreciation! If you’re considering a gift during National Teacher Appreciation Week, May 7-11, 2018, a set of gorgeous QMT Windchimes would be a meaningful treasure from … Continued

  4. Celebrate Earth Day with Wind Chimes

      The first Earth Day was celebrated April 22, 1970 by Gaylord Nelson, U.S. senator from Wisconsin after witnessing the 1969 oil spill off the coast of California. Over the last 48 years, the movement has garnered attention from countries around the globe and in 2009 it officially became an international Earth Day. Celebrations and … Continued

  5. Charity of the Month: American Red Cross

    The American Red Cross is an institution known around the world for providing vital services to people in need. This month, 20% of all QMT online sales will be donated to support the critical humanitarian work this organization engages in every day. Whether it’s a house fire, natural disaster, or international crisis, Red Cross volunteers … Continued

  6. Charity of the Month: BARN Transitional Housing

    Each month we designate a charity with whom we share a percentage of our sales. This month we’re partnering with BARN Community Housing, a resource that helps families in need find secure and stable shelter. During the month of January, QMT Windchimes has nominated BARN to receive 20% of its online sales to support the … Continued

  7. Charity of the Month: Wind River Ranch Healing Heroes Fund

    November: The month we give thanks in so many ways.  Also, a time to remember our Veterans and the sacrifices they have made.  20% all sales on our website will be given for the Healing Heros program at Wind River Christian Family Dude Ranch in Estes Park, Colorado.  Wind River Ranch has created cathartic vacation weeks … Continued

  8. Family Business means Business like Family

    Growing up in a family business truly does mean growing up WITHIN it. Your supper table may include family discussions of product development, out of stock items, human resource situations…etc. Family vacation may include sales associate meetings while standing in the ocean at the beach. Family business means getting up when ADT (our alarm system) … Continued

  9. Happy Fathers Day

      There are many reasons to celebrate Father’s Day. As I write about my own Daddy I will try not to gush (too much). Before acquiring QMT, my dad was the manager for a construction company. He worked many long days, leaving the house before my brother and I were awake and sometimes coming home … Continued

  10. Local Food Cooking Inspiration

    Last week while visiting the farmers market I asked one of the vendors what his favorite bakery item was; his coconut bread ranked highest in his books. He mentioned its thick spongey texture being good fro french toast. I got a loaf and although I knew it was more of a breakfast bread I had … Continued