Women, Art and Shopping

Pottery, handcrafted clothing, scarves, hats, jewelry, purses were just a few of items on display and for sale at the annual Alexandria Commission for Women and the Friends of the Commission annual holiday gift market. Proceeds from the market benefit the Alexandria Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Programs. Toys were also collected for clients of the Alexandria Battered Women’s Shelter.


Laura Mandala greets Fiona and Laurie McNamara and Tarina Keene at the market.


Connie Hart and Mary Jo Johnson greet U.S. Rep. Jim Moran at the annual market in the Charles Houston Recreation Center.