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Alumni Business Directory

Shop with the Pack

The NC State Alumni Association is highlighting alumni-owned businesses during COVID-19 that could benefit from online and local support. Let’s band together to support these businesses the best way we know how — as a Pack.

Businesses on this list are a combination of establishments known by the Alumni Association and submissions to our Google Form.

Central North Carolina

1 in 6 Snacks | Raleigh, NC. Your purchase of any snack, including Carolina Kettle chips, supports the Food Bank of Central & Eastern NC.

700 Rivers | Raleigh, NC. Handcrafted soaps for sale online. Proceeds support Bangladeshi artisans.

Alison A. Pockat, ASLA | Cary, NC. Land planning services across the Triangle.

Alossi Renewal Spa | Garner, NC. Massage, skin services and spa products.

Ashley Morris Tutors | Raleigh, NC. Customized one-on-one math tutoring for grades 6 through college.

Athena Painting Services | Cary, NC. Free online bookings and estimates for exterior and interior painting.

Atlantic States Weather, Inc. | Raleigh, NC. A meteorological consulting firm that provides litigation support and data.

Bass Lake Draft House | Holly Springs, NC. Takeout and delivery, growler refills and gift cards for sale.

Bee Downtown | Durham, NC. Urban beehive installation and maintenance; free virtual resources for adults and kids.

Broad Branch Distillery | Winston-Salem, NC. Spirits available at the distillery and in your local NC ABC store. Glassware, gift cards & t-shirts available on the website.

Build-A-Shed NC | Four Oaks, NC. Barns, sheds, cottages, playhouses and kennels.

Carolina Home Loans of N.C. LLC | Garner, NC. Home loans and refinance options.

Castor Family Dentistry | Greensboro, NC. Available for emergency dental services.

Cinnabon | Greensboro, NC. Offering takeout.

CIRCA Magazine | Wake Forest, NC. Digital magazine.

Compass Woodworks Co. | Salisbury, NC. Cutting boards and serving trays with custom engraving.

The Creative Goat | Pittsboro, NC. Art supplies and kids activities available for purchase online.

Current Wellness | Raleigh, NC. Offering online fitness classes.

Danyell Smith, Allen Tate Broker and Realtor | Raleigh, NC. Taking on clients to buy and sell homes.

Design Dimension | Zebulon, NC. Creative exhibit design and build solutions.

Dogwood Country Club | Raleigh, NC. Gift cards and golf merchandise available.

Donald Douglas Broker Realtor | Cary, NC. Help with buying and selling homes in the Triangle with Fonville Morisey.

eSupport Counseling, PLLC | Raleigh, NC. Sign up for online mental health counseling.

EyeCare Concepts | Clayton, NC. Online contact lens orders and gift certificates.

Fat Dog Laser Awards and Recognition | Raleigh, NC. Custom laser cutting and engraving services.

Flying Car Communications | Elon, NC. Content marketing, PR, copywriting and digital marketing for knowledge-based brands.

For Your Eyes Only | Raleigh, NC. Eye exams, glasses and contact lenses.

Gillis Farms | Fayetteville, NC. Contact-free straw bales for sale. Website.

Golden Hearts Farm | Bear Creek, NC. Special crop sales. (919) 837-0058.

Gravy | Raleigh, NC. Italian takeout and delivery, including a $35 dinner-for-two deal.

GreenView Partners | Raleigh, NC. An essential business, specializing in commercial real estate development and management.

H. Lee Miller, CPA, CMA | Raleigh, NC. Accounting and tax services for individuals and businesses.

Hamby Family Dental Center | Fuquay-Varina, NC. Open for emergency appointments.

Hardwood Store of North Carolina | Gibsonville, NC. Open as an essential business for your hardwood and lumber needs.

Holl & Main Boutique | Morrisville, NC. Offering online shopping, including gift card sales.

Improved Nature LLC | Garner, NC. Plant-based protein available to home cooks, businesses and institutions.

Jay’s Lawn & Landscape Co. | Wendell, NC. Open as an essential business.

Kairos Project Group, Inc. | Cary, NC. Mechanical, plumbing, electrical, process, automation engineering and design services.

Keller Williams Legacy | Apex, NC. Real estate services by veterans. Help with buying and selling homes in the Triangle.

Kung Fu Tea | Cary, NC. Offering takeout and delivery.

Legacy Boarding Kennel | Winston-Salem, NC. Offering daycare specials and gift cards.

Lexercise | Greensboro, NC. Discounting online reading and writing therapy sessions for families and schools.

Liquid State | Raleigh, NC. Shop has closed, but online store remains open.

Little Details | Garner, NC. Boutique apparel, accessories and gifts.

LKC Engineering | Aberdeen, NC. Civil engineering, landscape architecture and surveying firm.

Lumber in My Minivan | Siler City, NC. Blog sharing tips for home décor, organization and parenting.

McAlister Leftwich House | Greensboro, NC. Historic event venue in downtown Greensboro. Schedule a virtual tour.

The Morning Times | Raleigh, NC. Coffee and breakfast takeout and delivery. Milk and eggs are also available.

Mosquito Squad | Burlington, Chapel Hill and Durham, NC. Mosquito and tick control services.

Oak City Films | Raleigh, NC. Book video and livestreaming for future events.

Oak City Labs | Apex, NC. Custom software development for businesses in life sciences, health care and agriculture technology.

The Oceanaire Realty | Raleigh, NC. Real estate options from the Triangle to the coast, buying and selling. Schedule a virtual showing.

Overhead Door Company of Raleigh, Inc. | Raleigh, NC. Garage door servicing or replacement.

Paparazzi | Greensboro, NC. Women’s clothing store offering virtual shopping appointments and selling gift cards.

Peacock Wordsmithing, LLC | Raleigh, NC. Proofreading services available online for court reporters in all 50 states.

The Pit Authentic Barbecue | Raleigh, NC. Takeout and delivery. You can also purchase BBQ sauce, rubs, pantry staples and gift cards online.

The Pizza Times | Raleigh, NC. Pizza takeout and delivery.

The Pool Medics LLC | Newton, NC. Pool cleaning, liner replacements and chemical services.

Raleigh Custom Burn | Raleigh, NC. Personalized laser engraving for individual or corporate giftware.

The Raleigh Times | Raleigh, NC. Takeout and delivery. Also selling growlers and cans of craft beer for curbside pickup.

Ralston Excellence | Winston-Salem, NC. eLearning and virtual coaching for operational effectiveness.

Reborn Clothing Co. | Raleigh, NC. Donating 15% of proceeds to produce PPE. Order clothing and accessories online.

The Red and White Shop | Raleigh, NC. Shop online or in store for all things NC State.

Renee Sprink Fine Art Portraits | Raleigh, NC. Portrait photography gift cards available.

Rockstar Cheer and Dance | Apex, NC. Offering virtual tryouts and classes for tumbling, cheer and dance.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory | Cary, NC. Offering curbside pickup. Check their Facebook page for updated menus.

Schoolkids Records | Raleigh, NC. Full record store available online.

Seven Ages Design | Raleigh, NC. Website development and hosting.

Short Walk Wines | Raleigh, NC. Offering curbside pickup, online shopping and gift card purchases.

Sitti | Raleigh, NC. Lebanese takeout and delivery, including family-style packages with vegetarian and gluten-free options.

Smokey Hill Designs | Burlington, NC. Wood and acrylic substrates and veneers for lasering.

Super Trucks Plus | Garner, NC. Selling and installing lift kits.

Sweet T Salon | Raleigh, NC. Gift cards and hair products for sale. Website.

TITLE Boxing Club of Greensboro | Greensboro, NC. Offering retail items and memberships for streaming service.

Toller Boatworks | Salisbury, NC. Boat repair, modification and design.

Touchstone Essentials | Raleigh, NC. Health supplements available online.

Triangle Delta Esports | Apex, NC. Shop their online store and watch players live stream on Twitch.

Wrenn’s Farm | Zebulon, NC. Strawberry picking from mid-April through May with solutions to pick your own while staying distant.

Eastern North Carolina

All the King’s Children Foundation | Mount Olive, NC. Nonprofit providing children in Duplin and Wayne counties with basic necessities.

Collin’s Produce LLC | Wilson, NC. U-pick flower farm.

Flatlands Jessup Insurance Group | New Bern, NC. Home, health and commercial insurance coverage.

G.P. Kittrell & Son, Inc. | Corapeake, NC. Feed, animal health, seed and fertilizer for sale.

Irrigation Services Company | Wilson, NC. Landscaping, irrigation, lawn and sod services.

Manuli Internal Medicine | Elizabeth City, NC. Offering alternative visit options and advice for COVID-19 symptoms.

Mike’s Mini Mart | Chocowinity, NC. Open for in-store shopping, including pantry staples.

Mossy Oak Properties | Fountain, NC. Land for sale in Eastern North Carolina.

Odham’s Flower Shop | New Bern, NC. Flower delivery and take out.

Outer Banks Hammocks | Wilmington, NC. Shop available online.

Proforma Promographix | Carolina Beach, NC. Selling PPE items, promotional items, signage and awards.

Southside Recycling and Materials Inc. | Jarvisburg, NC. Delivery of landscape materials and bulk loading of materials.

State Brand Company | Wilmington, NC. Hats and T-shirts designed and made in NC.

Suzanne Vester Health Coaching | Wilson, NC. Virtual coaching packages and online shopping.

Thrive! Meetings & Events | New Bern, NC. Offering virtual training on food and beverage safety.

Village Pharmacy of Hampstead | Hampstead, NC. Open as an essential business and filling prescriptions.

White Doe Inn Bed & Breakfast | Manteo, NC. Gift card and advance reservations.

Western North Carolina

Back Creek Angus | Mount Ulla, NC. Pasture-raised angus beef. Selling bundle sizes of 36lbs.

Bunn DJ Company of Charlotte | Charlotte, NC. Booking DJs for weddings, corporate and private events.

Carrigan Farms, LLC | Mooresville, NC. Farm and event venue. Stop by for strawberry picking or a swim under waterfalls.

Chad McMahon State Farm | Waynesville, NC. Auto, home, life and business insurance.

Distinctive NatureScapes | Salisbury, NC. Professional landscaping. Book an online consultation.

Hillman Beer | Asheville, NC. Takeout, gift cards and merchandise.

Ken Hall Knives | Waynesville, NC. Order online and create custom designs.

Morrison Smith Fine & Custom Jewelers | Charlotte, NC. Online shopping and special sales on certain products.

Muddy River Distillery | Belmont, NC. Handcrafted hand sanitizer and rum.

New Hope Marine | Gastonia, NC. Boats for sale and services for boat maintenance.

Overlook Barn | Banner Elk, NC. Venue for weddings and events; offering elopement and micro-wedding packages.

Releaf Tree Works | Charlotte, NC. Local tree services, plus offering lumber, charcoal, firewood, mulch and more for purchase.

Sales Farm and Greenhouses | Asheville, NC. Selling vegetable plants and flowers.

Taylor Richards & Conger | Charlotte, NC. Designer and tailored clothing for men and women.

Zola Counseling | Charlotte, NC. Teletherapy for children and adolescents. Purchase gift cards to support the staff.


Everleigh Body | Steamboat Springs, CO. Online shopping for natural bath and body care.


Aqualytx | Rockledge, FL. Business development services for wastewater and environmental technology companies.

Axis Group | Tampa, FL. Resources for small businesses.

Naples Auto Truck & Van | Naples, FL. Open as an essential business.

Your Healthcare Edge | Orlando, FL. Offering insurance-based assistance for anyone furloughed, laid off, etc.


Grant Berries | Augusta, GA. Desserts and strawberries available to purchase online.

LCKR ROOM | Atlanta, GA. Creative agency offering services in graphic design, branding, illustration and more.

Pathbuilders | Atlanta, GA. Offering professional development webinars for women.

Tumbles Johns Creek | Johns Creek, GA. Offering online STEM classes.


Evók Life | Columbia, MD. Corporate well-being programs for executives and essential employees.

iP-Plus Consulting Inc. | Columbia, MD. IT services and solutions.

Uchi | Columbia, MD. Free social communications app for family and friends.


FAAS Studio | Portland, OR. Functional apparel and accessories studio offering design consultations.

House Dogge | Portland, OR. Order toys and accessories for dogs online.

South Carolina

BirthJoy of Charleston | Charleston, SC. Private childbirth classes via Zoom.

Hartland’s Bar | Rock Hill, SC. Open for takeout, delivery and gift cards.


Elite Appliance | Dallas, TX. Online shopping for luxury appliances with daily surplus deals.

Mariner Montessori | Houston, TX. Programs for infants, toddlers and preschoolers.


Adaptive Aerospace Group | Hampton, VA. Looking for collaboration on aerospace research and development work.


TforDesign | Hong Kong. Online SOLIDWORKS courses and online learning design services.