Fairway Community

At Fairway, people are at the heart of what we do. Through our nonprofit organizations, Fairway Cares and American Warrior Initiative (AWI), we are able to bring comfort, hope and support to people within the Fairway community and beyond. Each year both nonprofit organizations are able to grow and impact more lives through the generous contributions of Fairway employees.

The Food Bank

Find out more about what Food Banks across the country are facing through the eyes of St. Mary's Food Bank. Grappling with the impacts of the pandemic that have not only seen a reduction in volunteers, but an increase in those who are needing help. See the power of community in action and spread awareness to help feed America.

St Mary's Food Bank

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“It’s not about the loans we do; it is about the hearts we change and the people we help.”

– Steve Jacobson, Founder and CEO

merican Warrior Initiative (AWI)

American Warrior Initiative (AWI) is a nonprofit organization backed by Fairway whose mission is to educate, encourage and inspire Americans to give back to our military. A key part of the AWI initiative is the education platform for real estate agents and mortgage professionals. Over the years, AWI has donated thousands of dollars, numerous service dogs and provided support for those in need.

Since 2016, AWI has provided:

  • 152 service dogs
  • 159 veterans have been provided financial assistance, home repairs, small business grants and more

In addition, in 2020 AWI provided:

  • Raised awareness and masks for frontline workers needing supplies to fight the pandemic
  • Gift cards for veterans to assist during the pandemic
  • Food for first responders
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FairwayCares

Fairway Cares is the charitable arm of Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation. For over 20 years, Fairway and its over 9,000 nationwide employees have demonstrated a deep care for the communities and people they work with and serve. Through employee referrals, Fairway Cares provides the comfort of a care package or the support of financial assistance.

Since 2017, Fairway Cares has provided:

  • 3,528 care packages
  • 755 approved financial grants

In addition, in 2020 Fairway Cares sent:

  • 400 encouragement packages
  • 200 nutrition bundles
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Helping Where It Counts!

Each year, Fairway employees are offered 16 charity volunteer hours that can be used during the work week. In 2020, Fairway employees used over 12,099 hours to volunteer at charitable organizations across the nation.

Click on any state below to view a list of organizations picked by Fairway employees that can use everyone's help. Don't see one that you support? Please email FairwayJOY@fairwaymc.com to be reviewed for listing.

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16 Volunteer Hours for Every Employee
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More than 12,000 volunteer hours donated

Fairway Touches Lives

Hear real stories from real Fairway Employees about the Joy of Fairway and how our employees care for the communities around them! Whether it's helping out at local animal shelters or in dire times of need, Fairway employees are there to help when action's necessary. #FairwayJOY