Northwest awarded 2022 Loudoun Chamber Community Leadership Award

HERNDON, VA (March 8, 2022) — Northwest Federal Credit Union was recently awarded the Community Leadership Award—Large Business by the Loudoun Chamber of Commerce. The Children’s Science Center and Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy, both Northwest Community Partners, nominated the credit union.

The Community Leadership Awards recognize businesses and individuals that have displayed exemplary leadership and community involvement in Loudoun County, where the credit union has branches in Leesburg, Middleburg, and One Loudoun.

“We are truly honored to receive this recognition and would like to thank the Loudoun Chamber, our Loudoun County community partners, and our dedicated employees for helping us achieve this award,” said President and CEO of Northwest Federal, Jeff Bentley. “Northwest is proud to support the Loudoun community and the many outstanding organizations that serve its residents.”

Northwest is a partner in the Children’s Science Center’s Loudoun-based “Launch the Future” initiative, which will build a world class, interactive science center in Northern Virginia. The project closely aligns with the credit union’s commitment to community involvement and support. Find out more about Northwest’s corporate giving program.

Northwest staff also volunteer their time to serve organizations in and around Loudoun County. As part of Northwest’s employee benefits package employees receive 24 hours of volunteer time each year to support community partners.

Left to Right: Northwest’s Vice President, Retail Business Development, Nohman Ishaq; Northwest’s Vice President, Branch Services, Sam Salmon; Susan Bentley; Northwest’s President and CEO, Jeff Bentley; Town of Middleburg’s Vice Mayor, Peter Leonard-Morgan; and Northwest’s Assistant Vice President, Branch Area Leader, Kevin Nodianos.

About Northwest Federal Credit Union

Northwest Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution ranking among the largest credit unions in Virginia and in the top 60 credit unions in the nation. Established in 1947 and headquartered in Herndon, Va., the Northwest Why statement is to serve and inspire to transform lives. The Credit Union currently serves more than 280,000 members and has assets in excess of $4 billion. For more information, visit or connect with us on FacebookTwitter or LinkedIn.


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