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2017 Global Citizenship Report

Explore our citizenship goals and progress. Hear from the people who deliver it forward every day.

Access Magazine

The Access platform, now in its 10th year, explores the latest ideas defining global connectivity — and the opportunities those ideas bring to businesses and communities.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center

“A Unified Front: Business Partnerships for Effective Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Recovery,” comprised of case studies from the business community. This section highlights the story of the FedEx response after the Nepal earthquake in 2015.

Articles

 

Reduce, Replace, Revolutionize

Nov 6, 2017
Mitch Jackson

Staff Vice President
Environmental Affairs, & Chief Sustainability Officer

Connecting the world responsibly and resourcefully is an essential part of the FedEx approach to sustainability. In the latest published Global Citizenship Report, FedEx outlines how this philosophy supports the concept we call Practical Sustainability – strategic and transformational stewardship that adds tangible value in the efforts to be more responsible. FedEx uses the building blocks of performance, transparency, innovation and leadership to help us determine what sustainability initiatives we should be undertaking.

FedEx Pledges $1 Million to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Sep 1, 2017

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) has committed $1 million in cash and transportation support to deliver critical medical aid and supplies in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.  FedEx is proud to support disaster relief efforts through our humanitarian organization relationships with American Red Cross, Direct Relief, Heart to Heart International, Salvation Army and Team Rubicon.

This collaboration is part of the FedEx Cares  “Delivering for Good” initiative.  The company uses its expertise in shipping and logistics to connect organizations, communities and individuals with the resources they need through charitable shipping and cash donations.

Polish Community Welcomes Game-Changing Delivery from FedEx

Sep 1, 2017

FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, enters its third season as Main Sponsor of the UEFA Europa League with a second game-changing delivery already under its belt.

Since becoming main sponsor of the competition in 2016, FedEx has collaborated with the UEFA Foundation for Children and global not-for-profit streetfootballworld on a program of community projects using football as a platform for social change.

Following a successful initiative in Madrid, FedEx funded a second “Field in a Box™” – an artificial turf football pitch delivered in two shipping containers to the town of Mrągowo, north-east Poland. The local community took ownership of the pitch at an opening ceremony on 31 August 2017.

FedEx Express Mentors Future Leaders in One-Day Job Shadow Program

Aug 28, 2017

TOKYO, August 28, 2017—FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), conducted a one-day job shadow program for 15 students from Josho Gakuen Senior High School (Osaka City) on August 24 at the FedEx North Pacific Regional (NPAC) Hub located at Kansai International Airport.

Since 2007, FedEx has regularly conducted the job shadow program in conjunction with Junior Achievement Japan, an economic education organization, which aims to train young people with the skills they need to go out into the workforce.

During the program, students shadowed FedEx employees in Customs clearance and supporting team, operations (transshipment management and checking), Engineering and Air operations for a day. These employees, who work at one of the major hubs in the FedEx global network, shared about their work and roles well as the importance of teamwork and their responsibility to FedEx customers.

FedEx Supports Young Entrepreneurship

Aug 24, 2017

Songen Yeung from Australia and Manson So from Hong Kong were named the winner at the FedEx Express/JA International Trade Challenge 2017 Asia Pacific Finals. From left to right: Vivian Lau, President, JA Asia Pacific; first prize winner Manson So and Songen Yeung; Brian Tee, Managing Director, Sales, South Pacific Region, FedEx Express.