ARTS AND THE ENVIRONMENT
Monthly: Northwest Federal employees volunteer at Runnymede Park every third Thursday to assist with trail maintenance and cleanup.
October 2, 2018: Northwest Federal participated in the Appalachian Trail Conservancy's celebration of the 50th anniversary of the National Trail System Act. The event was streamed live online featuring the Pacific Crest Trail Association, Appalachian Trail Conservancy, and several well-known hikers and authors.
September 26, 2018: Northwest Federal volunteers volunteered for EcoAction Arlington by assisting individuals as they signed up for the plastic free challenge at the Clear Bin Project Movie Screening at the Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse.
July 14-15, 2018: Northwest Federal sponsored the Professional Association of Visual Artists' 30th Annual Cool Art Show in St. Petersburg, Florida.
June 29, 2018: Northwest Federal donated $450 to Friends of Runnymede Park to sponsor Naturefest being held Sunday, September 23rd. This event is free for the public and allows participants to explore various nature stations throughout the park including butterflies, bees, life in the meadow, and the web of life.
May 4, 2018: Northwest Federal donated 100 bird guides to the Audubon Society of Northern Virginia for use in bird-watching hikes and activities at the Children's Science Center this summer.
April 21, 2018: Northwest Federal Credit Union employees volunteered at Runnymede Park for the annual Parks & Stream Clean-Up event.
March 23, 2018: Northwest Federal donated to our Community Partner, Friends of Runnymede Park, to assist with their renovation of the native plant garden in the park. Northwest Federal employees will assist with the renovation later this Spring.