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  • Join Your R&W Association for FREE Today!

    Your employee Recreation & Welfare Association is totally devoted to employee recreation and welfare!  JOIN TODAY – IT’S FREE!  We offer HHS employees like you exciting benefits through our membership program.  Our exclusive member benefits range from dynamic programming and events, an online bimonthly EMagazine, exclusive discounts and Read more »
  • Subscribe to R&W’s Weekly eNews for the Latest Events and Special Offers!

    Be the first to hear about upcoming events, R&W store specials, travel opportunities, special ticket offers, early bird offers and much more!  Everyone is welcome to join and membership is not required to receive R&W emails.  Subscribe to R&W Emails. Read more »
  • Shop for a Cause

    You know that you can find great deals on this site for everything from tickets to sporting events, to shoes, to small appliances, to...well, you get the picture.  But did you know that when you make a purchase on FedESP.com you are helping to support three NIH charities?  That’s right, every time you make a purchase on the Deals page, buy Read more »
  • Order NIH Business Cards Online

    Ordering is now Faster, Cheaper and Easier!  Our new online printing service provides full-color business cards set up to NIH standards (40+ NIH logos are available) as well as personalized notepads and sticky notes.  Select from glossy or matte cards and add a desk business card holder for just $7!  Order today! Read more »
  • September – October R&W Seminars

    Social Security, Medicare, and Federal Retirement – September 10th – 12pm – 1pm – Bldg. 31A Rm. 2,  September 23rd – 12:15pm – 1:15pm – Bldg. 31A Rm. 2, and October 1st – 12pm – 1pm – Rockledge II Rm. 9112/9116 - Come to a federal benefits seminar covering pivotal retirement areas such as social security, Medicare, and federal benefits.  Learn Read more »
  • Special Savings on GEICO Auto Insurance

    Hello Mate! At GEICO, we are proud to join with organizations that enrich the lives of their members. When NIH R&W agreed to work with us to offer you special savings on GEICO auto insurance, we couldn’t wait to pass the news on to you. To find out how much more you could be saving, visit www.geico.com/fed/nihr&w or call Read more »
  • Save up to 26% at your Favorite Restaurant

    Going out to dinner?  Why pay full price?  Raise has gift cards to all for your favorite restaurants and new customers save even more: $5 off $75 New Customer Coupon w/ code RAISE75AF Check out the deals below.... RESTURANTS: Up to 15% off Starbucks gift cards Up to 20% off Olive Garden gift cards Up to 4% off Whole Foods gift Read more »
  • Features and Special Offers

    A select preview of the many articles and offers that can save you money….just follow the links below. "Travel Now, Pay Later" / "Health Insurance for Pets" / "Sprint’s New ‘Framily Plans’ Offers Big Savings" / "Not a Bionic Vacation Planner? It’s Okay" / "Leisure Travel Discounts on Rental Cars" Read more »
  • Kings Dominion – Tickets Discount

    Kings Dominion Turns Back the Clock For the Park’s 40 Year Celebration This year Kings Dominion celebrates 40 years by going old school! This year you can expect the return of the park’s classic blue ice cream; a reintroduction of the park’s original classic midway, Candy Apple Grove; Safari Village; the popular singing mushrooms as well as Read more »
  • Six Flags – Online Days Discount

    It’s Time to Let the Good Times Roll at Six Flags America New to Six Flags America is a Mardi Gras section of the park with two new rides; Ragin’ Cajun, a spinning, fast-track roller coaster and French Quarter Flyers, a family-friendly flying ride. The Mardi Gras area is a celebration of culture and entertainment themed after the energy and Read more »
  • Visit Hershey Park for Less

    Hershey Park has been the most popular park the R&W has offered tickets to over the past few years. From fun rides like Sooperdooperlooper to family friendly environment such as seeing chocolate made at Chocolate World, viewing over 200 animals in ZooAmerica, and relaxing your cares away at The Boardwalk. New this year, are the kid’s ride Read more »
  • NIH Institute Relay is September 18th

    On Your Mark, Get Set…Go!  It’s time for the 31st NIH Institute Challenge Relay.  The NIH Recreation and Welfare Association, members of the original NIH Health Angels and the Division of Amenities and Transportation Services of ORS, are excited to invite you to this year’s relay.  Can your team unseat “NIA Baltimore A Team” as the fastest Read more »
  • The NIH Farmers Market Tuesdays at Bldg. 31

    The NIH Farmers Market takes place every Tuesday from 10am - 2pm on the Bldg. 31A patio.  The market will take place every Tuesday through October.  In addition to Upper Crust Bakery, we will have a variety of different merchants including Just Peachy Organics, All Things Olive, Wilhoit’s Roasted Nuts, and Pearl Fine Teas.  In June Licking Read more »
  • Washington Capitals 2014-15 Tickets Sale – September 17th

    Caps fans, it’s a new season with a new regime, and hopefully an identity the team has been lacking the past couple of seasons.  The start of the 2014-15 NHL season is weeks away and the R&W has SEVEN tickets to every home game available for R&W members to purchase.  The R&W has 4 seats (sold as pairs of 2) in Section 409, Row A, Read more »
  • R&W Dry Cleaning Service

    The R&W has begun a new dry cleaning service that is available at the R&W stores in Bldg. 31, Bldg. 10 CRC, and Rockledge.  Dry cleaning will be picked-up from and delivered to the store every Monday and Thursday.  Laundry service will be $2.20 and dry cleaning will be $6.75 and up.  All customers will receive 10% off their dry Read more »
  • The NIH R&W and Zipcar Partner to Provide Smarter Transportation on Campus

    The NIH R&W is proud to partner with Zipcar to provide Zipcars on campus and at discounted rates.  The freedom of Zipcar allows you to run an errand, head to a meeting, or explore the city without the hassles of owning a car. Convenient: Two Zipcars now live on NIH campus!  In addition, you can access over 800 Zipcars around DC and Read more »
  • 17th Annual Bethesda Row Arts Festival Shopping, Music, Food and More!

    You are invited to join us on Saturday, October 18th from 11am – 6pm and Sunday, October 19th from 10am – 5pm for a wonderful fall weekend where the Bethesda Row is turned into a lively fine art gallery featuring the museum quality work of 190 juried artists from around the country.  This year many of the world's finest arts and crafts will be Read more »
  • 2014 NIH CFC Kickoff Make It Possible on October 8th!

    Come to the 2014 Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Kickoff and celebrate that NIH Makes it Possible.  Join Dr. Collins and Other Special Guests at NIH’s Annual Kickoff of The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Wednesday, Oct. 8th from 11am - 1pm in front of Bldg. 1.  There will be live music, great food for sale from top DC-area food trucks, guest Read more »