Northwest Federal Wins Washington Business Journal Corporate Philanthropy Awards

Credit Union ranked 10th by volunteer hours and 11th by giving among midsize companies

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Alex Shade, Executive Director of the Northwest Federal Credit Union Foundation, discusses Northwest Federal's commitment to giving back to the community.

HERNDON, Va.--()--Northwest Federal Credit Union was honored this past month during the Washington Business Journal 2015 Corporate Philanthropy Awards, an event to honor “the region's most active and inspirational companies and nonprofits that have made a difference in their communities through both financial and volunteer philanthropic work.” The Credit Union ranked 11th on the Business Journal’s List of Largest Corporate Philanthropists – Midsize companies ranked by giving, and 10th on the list of Largest Corporate Philanthropists ranked by 2014 Metro-are volunteer hours.

Northwest Federal Credit Union Foundation’s (NWFCU Foundation) Executive Director, Alexzandra Shade, states that credit union and Foundation’s mission are in tandem. “Northwest Federal Credit Union has always been focused on putting families and children first. That’s no different than at the Foundation. That’s something we believe in.”

About Northwest Federal Credit Union

Northwest Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution ranking among the largest credit unions in Virginia and in the top 50 credit unions in the nation. Established in 1947 and headquartered in Herndon, Va., Northwest Federal is dedicated to providing financial services and education to its members and the community. The Credit Union currently serves more than 180,000 members and has assets in excess of $3.0 billion. For more information, visit www.nwfcu.org or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.

Contacts

Northwest Federal Credit Union
Kristen Soller
Public Relations Specialist
571-585-0700
ksoller@nwfcu.org

Release Summary

Northwest Federal Wins Washington Business Journal Corporate Philanthropy Awards. Credit Union ranked 10th by volunteer hours and 11th by giving among midsize companies.

Contacts

Northwest Federal Credit Union
Kristen Soller
Public Relations Specialist
571-585-0700
ksoller@nwfcu.org