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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 »
  • 33rd Annual NIH Institute Relay…A Challenge worth Taking

    On Your Mark, Get Set…Go! It’s time for the 33rd 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 “Run from Obesity” as they attempt to be the Read more »
  • Show Some Love at the 2016 NIH CFC Events – Kickoff September 28th

    Come to the 2016 NIH Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Kickoff on Wednesday, September 28th from 11am - 1pm in front of Bldg. 1 and Show Some Love to your favorite CFC Charity.  Join the NIH Leadership and other special guests in support of the CFC.   There will be music; great food for sale from top DC-area food trucks including Holy Crepes, LA Read more »
  • 2016-17 Washington Capitals Tickets On Sale September 20th

    Caps fans, a new season is upon us and the Caps are looking to prove they’re more than just a President’s Cup trophy winning team as they attempt to conquer the other 29 teams for Lord Stanley’s Cup. The R&W will have FOUR tickets to every home game, located in Section 409, Row A (sold as pairs). Tickets for all home games will go on sale Read more »
  • 19th Annual Bethesda Row Arts Festival Shopping, Music, Food and More!

    You are invited to join us on Saturday, October 15th from 11am – 6pm and Sunday, October 16th 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 »
  • 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 browned2@mail.nih.gov.  If you have any suggestions relating to fitness classes or Read more »
  • NIH Community Market – Tuesdays at Bldg. 10 and Thursdays at Bldg. 31

    For information regarding the NIH Markets visit http://www.fedesp.com/nih/rw-services/farmers-market/ Read more »
  • September & October 2016 R&W Seminars

    Federal Employee Retirement System (FERS) Overview -  September 14th – 12pm – 1pm - Bldg. 31 Rm. 2  This presentation is designed to help federal civilian employees in FERS better understand the range of investing, pension and insurance benefits available to them, including Thrift Savings Plan, Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance, Federal Read more »
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    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 http://www.geico.com/fed/r&w 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 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

    For decades the R&W has offered Business Cards, produced by AAA Color Card Company, through our stores and they have provided quality business cards for government and military employees since 1976.  To make the process easier and to reach more employees off campus that cannot come to our stores, we are beginning a new online option with Read more »
  • De-stress Your Daily Commute

    Like it or not, commuting is a fact of life. According to the US Department of Transportation, nearly 130 million American workers share the roads each day. That’s a lot of annoyed, caffeinated drivers. But the daily trek to the office doesn’t have to get the better of you. Try these simple tricks to ease your nerves en route and find inner Read more »