Carpenter’s Shelter holds one large fundraising event each year, Carpenter’s Cook-Off, with all proceeds going towards the shelter’s programs for homeless individuals and families. This year’s Carpenter’s Cook-Off will be on Sunday, October 29, 12 pm – 3 pm at the Birchmere! We also host regularly schedule Open Houses and Impact or Give Back Nights at area restaurants and stores. Please join us at one of our upcoming events!
End of Year Giving or EoY is a way to help the shelter and yourself, by giving before the 31st of the year you can make sure that all of the programs associated with the shelter are funded during the winter time frame. A time of year when being homeless is difficult and dangerous for those among us less fortunate.
Giving Tuesday is a national event that helps all of to remember that in this time of holiday celebration that we can help those who are having a hard time helping themselves. Started over 10 years ago it has become a national phenomenon and it looked forward to as part of the Thanksgiving celebration and something that Carpenter’s Shelter takes part in.
Octoberfest Online Auction, is Carpenter’s Shelter virtual auction that allows anyone to support Carpenter’s from the safety of their home. Take a few moments from your day, click on the link below and you’ll be able to see over 40 different items that are bundled and ready for you to bid on. So, go to the site Browse the items, place your Bids, and then Buy your item. Join the fun and keep the energy going!