2015 Non-Profit of the Year

Each year, the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce hosts the Business Awards to honor local companies and organizations for their role in contributing to Alexandria’s business community and economic growth.


The 2015 Business Awards were held on October 21st, and Carpenter’s Shelter was recognized as the Business of the Year in the Association/Nonprofit category. The Chamber also honored the following businesses:


Association/Nonprofit Business of the Year:
Carpenter’s Shelter
Offender Aid and Restoration


Rising Star Business of the Year– Frolick Dogs, LLC


Small Business of the Year– Skyline Wellness


Medium Business of the Year– DiMuro Ginsburg, PC


Large Business of the Year– Stratford University, Alexandria Campus


Overall Business of the Year– Renner & Company, CPA, PC


Carpenter’s Shelter is honored to be among the distinguished businesses featured at the 2015 Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Business Awards. The business community in Alexandria has proven to be loyal supporters as volunteers and funders since Carpenter’s Shelter’s humble beginnings in the basement of a church.


Carpenter’s Shelter is also grateful to the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber provides Carpenter’s Shelter with opportunities to connect with fellow business and organizations to make Alexandria a thriving, healthy community.