Freedom First was awarded Affiliate Firm of the Year by the Roanoke Valley Association of REALTORS® (RVAR) at their Affiliate & REALTOR® Night on October 17th, 2017. This is the second time that the Freedom First Mortgage team has been selected from over 240 affiliate companies. Members of the mortgage team - Paula Brown, Tessa Rider, Vanessa Moore, Adam Johnston, Ryan Stenger, Frank Miller and Holly Carwile accepted the award on behalf of Freedom First.
The Affiliate Firm of the Year Award honors and recognizes an Affiliate Member Company that has gone the extra mile in exceptional participation in and outstanding support of the RVAR.
“It is an honor to be recognized by the RVAR for the 2nd time,” said Paula Brown, Senior Vice President of Mortgage. “As a local credit union we strive to reflect our mission and values in our Valleys through home lending products.”
Freedom First is a member owned Community Development Financial Institution that offers a wide spectrum of banking products. In addition, a suite of impact banking products help the underserved in our member areas with products tailored to individual needs. Freedom First has also been recognized for their Affordable Housing program with the state level Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Member Service Award for 2017.