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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 »
  • 5th Annual A WINNter Affair to Benefit The Children’s Inn at NIH

    On Saturday, February 20, 2016, The Children’s Inn at NIH Young Ambassadors Council will be hosting its 5th Annual A WINNter Affair at The Pavilion at the Ronald Reagan Building.  Young professionals throughout the greater Washington Metropolitan Area are invited to shake off the cold and support a great cause.  It is sure to be a fun and Read more »
  • March 30th – The 19th Annual Children’s Premiere Night at the Circus Will Be “XTREME” Fun!

    It may be just over five months away but it’s never too early to think CIRCUS.  The R&W, in association with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®, will host the 19th Annual Children’s Premiere Night Benefitting the NIH Charities on Wednesday, March 30th.  This year’s show, Xtreme, awakens the spirit of Children of All Ages and stirs the Read more »
  • The R&W Wants to Hear From You!

    We value the feedback of our members and want to serve you and your needs to the best of our abilities.  If you have a suggestion for merchandise you’d like to see in our stores, at the NIH Community Markets, ticket options or discounts contact David Browne at  If you have any suggestions relating to fitness classes or Read more »
  • New Year, New Direction for R&W

    2016 will be a year that cements what direction the R&W is headed and we can’t do that without more involvement from those who care about the R&W and making sure we return to being a top-notch employee organization that we’ve been for most of our 70 years.  This is your organization and it will grow because of you. Just two years Read more »
  • The Winter NIH Market – Tuesdays at Bldg. 10

    For information regarding the NIH Markets visit 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 »
  • 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 or call 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 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 »
  • Dance thru 5 Layers of Being

    NIH Conscious Dancer Club invites you to Dance thru 5 Layers of Being. Would you like to feel peaceful and joyous?  Join us for this free style movement meditation to discover your inner rhythms and the wisdom of your body. The series of 5 dances explores our physical being, our energies, emotions, connections, and the harmony of the world. Read more »
  • Valentine’s Day Gift Show

    The R&W will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Gift Show Thursday, February 11th from 10am - 2pm in the Bldg. 10 South Lobby and FAES Terrace.  At the gift show we plan to have local vendors selling crafts and jewelry, chocolates, and romantic getaway destinations and hotels.  This will be a great opportunity to shop for a loved one just before 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. Best deal you can get: The NIH group discount gives NIH employees 50% off the normal annual membership fee, Read more »