Press Release August 23, 2010 - Church Hill Classics

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Church Hill Classics
Contact: Katie Gargano
594 Pepper Street
Monroe, CT 06468

Voting Starts for the Where’s FRANKIE the Diploma Frame?
College Scholarship

Monroe, CT – August 23, 2010 - Church Hill Classics (CHC), a leading manufacturer and online retailer in the college and university diploma frame industry, announced the Finalists in their Where’s FRANKIE the Diploma Frame? Scholarship Photo Contest, on August 20, 2010!

The national Where’s FRANKIE the Diploma Frame? Scholarship Photo Contest, required entrants to print and cut out Church Hill Classics/’s mascot, FRANKIE the Diploma Frame, and take a photo of him or with him at their favorite summer destination.  Church Hill Classics was looking for the most creative, and fun-themed photos with FRANKIE! The contest was open to anyone attending college full-time for the 2010-2011 academic year, or to a family member of a full-time 2010-2011 college student. Family members were allowed to enter themselves to win for their college student.

Six Finalist photos were selected by CHC, and posted on their website for two weeks of public voting, starting August 20, 2010. The voting will run until September 3, 2010, 10 am Eastern Time.  The top-voted FRANKIE photo will earn a $500 gift card to the student’s college bookstore for textbooks.  Two Runners-Up will each receive a custom frame created through Church Hill Classics’ Create-A-Frame Design Center.

The Finalists and their schools are as follows:

Emerald Dumas - Gonzaga University

Anna Eagan - Stephen F. Austin State University

Christopher Hunter – The University of Iowa

Emily Irwin - University of Dayton

Delana Kromer - Western Washington University

Carolyn Wilson - Pellissippi State Community College

All six FRANKIE the Diploma Frame Finalist entries can be seen on the CHC website at
Visit the website and vote for your favorite! Your vote could assist a student in paying for their college textbooks this upcoming academic year. The Winner and two Runners-Up will be announced on September 15, 2010.


About Church Hill Classics

Church Hill Classics (CHC) is a U.S. manufacturer of custom diploma frames, certificate frames, and photo frames, as well as a line of desk accessories for thousands of institutions of higher education, the military, professional associations, and corporate clients.  Products and framing online are offered through their e-commerce site at™ or through their partner affiliates.  CHC is a certified woman-owned business, founded in 1991 by Lucie Voves. The company was named for the 3rd time in 2009 by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest-growing consumer product companies.  Church Hill Classics is also known for their unique scholarship opportunity, the “Frame My Future” Scholarship Contest, which awards five students $1,000 each to continue their education, and a $1,000 donation to the 1st place winner’s school. More information on Church Hill Classics can be found at