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Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? – Try Shop for Shelter

This Saturday only! Inside the Westin Alexandria

Once again, you’re invited to join tu-anh Accessories and the area’s most talented artists and designers for a fabulous spring shopping event benefiting the Carpenter’s Shelter for the homeless. On May 9th, friends and families of Old Town Alexandria will flock The Westin Alexandria for some bargain shopping, social, and fun.

Shop for Shelter - This Saturday!
Shop for Shelter – This Saturday!

This is the not-to-miss event of the season! Fathers, bring your children and drop them off at the KIDZ CREATIVE CORNER while you shop for that special Mother’s Day gift at HUGE savings (up to 60% off).

Complimentary goodies include: refreshments, chocolates, cash bar, door prizes, free caricatures for kids-and plenty of street parking or in the garage for only $8. A large portion (50%) of proceeds will benefit Carpenter’s Shelter.

This event is FREE if you RSVP by May 7th. At the door: $5
Please Call 703 888 3696 or email

This event is brought to you by: polished by tu-anh
In partnership with: The Westin Alexandria & Carpenter’s Shelter

Carpenter’s Shelter, Northern Virginia’s largest homeless program located in Old Town, aims to end homelessness through services, education and advocacy. The shelter’s programs include a day shelter, a hypothermia shelter, an 80 bed long-term residential shelter, a community outreach program to formerly homeless families and an Education Fund.

Lee Hernly, Editor
the authorLee Hernly, Editor
Founder & Editor
Lee Hernly is the Founder and Editor of Port City Wire, Alexandria, Virginia's best source for hyper-local news, opinion, and events. I live in the Old Town Alexandria area with my fantastic wife and son Sam. Oh, there’s Serena & Bea too. I’m so excited to meet new readers and see where you are from! Please be sure to leave a comment with a link to your blog so I can check it out!

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