Global Focus Areas
We are using our global network to deliver resources where they are needed most in times of disaster and for special shipments.
We are developing solutions that connect the world responsibly and resourcefully.
We are leveraging our global reach to provide pathways to success for young adults in underserved populations.
We are applying our expertise in road safety with our global reach to protect pedestrians and make roads safer.
We will advance women and minority-owned small businesses and continue to empower the next generation of entrepreneurs, helping them access new markets and grow.
How FedEx is Making a Difference
In the fall of 2015, over 17,000 FedEx team members were captured delivering joy around the world. FedEx Cares united team members globally through a shared desire to give back and make our communities stronger. FedEx team members strive to grow the program each year and contribute in a meaningful way. FedEx Cares 2015 (fall program) at a glance included:
- 17,368 team members
- 74,300 volunteer hours
- 66,000 Purple Tote bags donated
- 120 countries around the world
Volunteering is another strong component to the FedEx Cares commitment to support 200 communities with $200 million by 2020. FedEx invests and volunteers to positively impact local communities.
See What We've Accomplished
$200 million in 200 global communities by 2020
$200 million will:
- Make roads safer for pedestrians in Shanghai, Mexico City and other cities
- Advance women-owned small businesses
- Deliver emergency relief during times of disaster
- Give underserved populations tools and skills to find jobs
- Find solutions for sustainable transportation
FedEx Cares Strategy
FedEx is investing more than $200 million in 200 global communities by 2020 to create opportunities and deliver solutions for people around the world.
All these efforts are complemented by volunteer efforts and local community investments that our team members identify and drive based on the needs of individual communities. In 2015, more than 17,000 FedEx team members took part in the FedEx Cares fall campaign alone.
With this strategy, our business can make an impact. FedEx operations span the globe and drive commerce worldwide. We connect more than 99 percent of global GDP and billions of people across six continents, enabling economic growth and social progress for individuals, communities and businesses large and small.