PenFed will dedicate the “PenFed Tunnel” to honor service members of the nation who have made the ultimate sacrifice
TYSONS, Virginia., May 26, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — PenFed Credit Union, the nation’s second-largest federal credit union, will dedicate the PenFed Tunnel in Concourse C Connector at Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) to our nation’s military heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice over Memorial Day weekend. The millions of air travelers who pass through the PenFed Tunnel will remember the sacrifices of our fallen heroes with images and video illustrating the importance of honoring, reflecting and supporting.
“At PenFed, we believe it is important to always remember the brave men and women who gave their lives for our nation, and the loved ones they left behind,” said the Chairman and CEO. of PenFed Credit Union and CEO of the PenFed Foundation. James Schenck. “This Memorial Day weekend, the PenFed Tunnel will provide a unique way to honor those who lost their lives to keep us safe and secure our freedoms. It will provide a moment of reflection for travelers as they are welcomed into the National Capital Region.”
Part of a multi-million dollar, multi-year marketing campaign, the PenFed Tunnel features bespoke digital media comprised of LEDs as well as directional audio via sound cones that circle the tunnel and is nearly 4,000 feet in length. squares. The tunnel also includes two illuminated stretch fabric displays and six stretch fabric displays highlighting PenFed in Terminal C and reaches millions of air passengers daily. Learn more and check out the PenFed Tunnel page here.
PenFed has a strong reputation as a military-friendly company and donates up to 2% of its annual net income to charities, with the majority going to military charities. The PenFed Foundation, a national 501(c)3 organization founded by PenFed Credit Union, was established in 2001 and since then has provided more than $40 million in financial support to veterans, active duty military, families and caregivers.
PenFed also plans to use the tunnel to celebrate Independence Day and Veterans Day and in remembrance of those affected by and responding to the September 11 terrorist attacks.
About PenFed Credit Union
Founded in 1935, the Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed) is the second largest U.S. federal credit union, serving 2.9 million members worldwide with $35.3 billion in assets. PenFed Credit Union offers certificates, checks, credit cards, personal loans, mortgages, car loans, student loans and a wide range of other market-leading financial services, always keeping in mind mind the interests of the members. PenFed Credit Union is federally insured by the NCUA and is a housing equality lender. To learn more about PenFed Credit Union, visit PenFed.orglike us on Facebook and follow us @PenFed on Twitter. Interested in working for PenFed? Consult us on LinkedIn. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
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