Sep 04

NWFCU Foundation Donates $20,000 to Northern Virginia Community College

Left to right: Kaycee Childress, Executive Director of the NWFCU Foundation, Dr. Julie Leidig, Provost of Northern Virginia Community College-Loudoun, and Jeff Bentley, President and CEO of Northwest Federal Credit Union and Chairman of NWFCU Foundation

The Northwest Federal Credit Union (NWFCU) Foundation, the charitable arm of Northwest Federal Credit Union, recently presented a check for $10,000 to Dr. Julie Leidig, Provost of Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA)-Loudoun for use by the NOVA-Loudoun campus for its Lifeline program, an emergency relief fund for students at the Loudoun Campus.

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Jun 18

Northwest Federal Opens Branch in One Loudoun

One Loudoun Branch

Northwest Federal Credit Union continues to expand its footprint in Loudoun County, most recently with a new branch in the One Loudoun shopping center in Ashburn, Virginia. One Loudoun is Northwest Federal’s tenth public branch and its third in Loudoun County.

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May 05

Northwest Federal Donates to Local Food Pantry Partners

Team members from Northwest Federal volunteering with a local non-profit partner organization

Last month, Northwest Federal Credit Union donated to eight of its local non-profit food pantry partners. The organizations, which provide food assistance, financial grants, gift cards, personal supplies and more, have been struggling in the wake of COVID-19 due to decreases in food donations from grocery stores, monetary donations and volunteer availability.

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Apr 17

NWFCU Foundation Collects Thousands of Food Items for Local Children

Kaycee Childress, Karen Foust and Jordan Fleger of the NWFCU Foundation deliver food to South Lakes Food Pantry

NWFCU Foundation recently ran a weekend meal program drive, collecting non-perishable food items to provide nourishing meals for at-promise children on weekends. The Foundation received almost 4,200 food items and several hundred dollars in donations from generous credit union members, employees and corporate partners, including Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc.

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Jan 21

Northwest Federal Opens First Branch in Arlington County

Northwest Federal’s Ballston Branch Team with Kate Bates, President and CEO of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce (front, left), and Jeff Bentley (front, right)

Northwest Federal Credit Union recently celebrated the grand opening of a new branch in Ballston, Virginia, its ninth public branch and first in Arlington County. The grand opening celebration was attended by representatives of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, community partners and local businesses. Jeff Bentley, President and CEO of Northwest Federal, expressed excitement about the new location and the opportunity to work closely with and be more accessible to members, businesses and charitable organizations in the community.