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Jennifer Fox
Boys & Girls Club of America

Boys & Girls Club of America

We're longtime fans of the work The Boys & Girls Club of America do, and we're proud to include the organization in our regular roster of charitable donations and partners. Ashley Finucan, a part-timer at The FIND and a full time Title 1 School Improvement Liason for Fort Wayne Community Schools, has seen firsthand how the BGCA positively impacts the lives of the children and families they serve, as well as the employees and volunteers. We've committed 10% of this month's sales to help fund BGCA's local programming, and asked Ashley to share with our readers her experience with this...

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Jennifer Fox
Enough.

Enough.

Our hearts are heavy and posting our usual content has not been appropriate these past few days. This weekend, the people of Fort Wayne joined with Minneapolis in exercising their First Amendment right to assemble and peacefully protest the murder of George Floyd. After Friday night's protest escalated, several buildings downtown sustained cosmetic and property damage — including The Find. At the end of the day, the building only contains “stuff,” not the people who provide the community, memories and connections that transform material items into what matters.  In this situation, it is clear what matters: the safety and security...

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Jennifer Fox
Puzzling Times

Puzzling Times

Stocking a retail store is a funny business. The buying process can be tricky, full of hits and misses, peaks and valleys, while trying to predict what customers will love in the coming seasons. With a store like ours, the range of products offers additional challenges, because we must balance women's apparel trends with tried and true gifting goods, home decor pieces, the latest and greatest beauty products and the like. We have a wide variety of products across our departments, from the tiniest pearl earrings to an oversized curio cabinet and virtually everything (stylish) in between. Somewhere in that...

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Hyper Love for Kristin Giant of Hyper Local Impact

Hyper Love for Kristin Giant of Hyper Local Impact

Since moving to Fort Wayne a few years ago, Kristin Giant has made quite an impression. She's become a dynamic community leader, jumping enthusiastically into events and collaborations, championing local businesses, initiatives, programs, charities and indie artists and makers. She also happens to be one of our clients and more recently, a model for our last photo shoot pre-quarantine, and has her very own discount code on our site (more on that below). Just as the country was grinding to a halt in early March, Kristin was leaving her job to launch her own consulting company, Hyper Local Impact. While...

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