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The Recreation and Welfare Association (R&W) is Here for You

The NIH Recreation and Welfare (R&W) Association ( serves as an employee services organization that provides affordable, top quality and well-directed services and programs that are diversified, beneficial, and focused on enhancing the health and well-being of the NIH staff, patients, and their families, and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) community. The NIH R&W team of dedicated and hardworking employees and volunteers accomplishes this mission by providing and offering a variety of retail, fitness, leisure and charity fundraising activities.

Some upcoming activities include a Virtual Holiday Bazaar from November 16 through December 18 ( and the 2021 Financial Webinars ( You can also shop online for NIH-branded merchandise through the R&W's new e-commerce platform ( Don’t forget the R&W Fitness & Wellness Program is offering FREE Virtual Fit Classes through their Facebook page (

To receive information on future activities like those above, subscribe to receive R&W emails at

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