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Volunteerism: The Core of FedEx Cares

90,500 hours

volunteered by FedEx Team Members during the fall FedEx Cares campaign

Giving back is part of the FedEx culture. Team members support our charitable investments and local community needs by dedicating their time where they live and work around the world. Volunteerism is more than a one-time event or delivery.

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Volunteerism & Purple Totes

Our goal is to donate ~$500K in goods to non-profits in need.

E.g., Dec 11, 2017
E.g., Dec 11, 2017

The Power of Purple!

Nov 3, 2017

The Power of Purple

FedEx is synonymous with volunteering, with caring. We, as an organization, have seen this demonstrated time and time again. This year’s FedEx Cares campaign is no different. It further shows that volunteering is at the core of the FedEx culture.

House of Grace Domestic Abuse Treatment Center

Nov 3, 2017

My team came up with a great donation to support Domestic Abuse. We were able to fill 33 bags for the Ladies and the Kids that are often found with only the items they left with. We filled bags with clothes, shoes, toys, toiletries any many more items. We hand delivered the bags to the facility, hopefully this small token will bring happiness to some one's life for a moment.

FedEx Ground Delivers: ZBUF donates 275 Pounds of food to the Food Bank of WNY during FedEx Cares United Way Campaign

Nov 2, 2017

The ZBUF Station collected and delivered 275 pounds of food to their local Food Bank during this years United Way Campaign. The Food Bank of Western New York serves four counties across Western New York and serve more than 170,000 people.

Hagerstown New Hope

Nov 1, 2017

During the month of October, the FedEx Freight HGR team collected over 350 canned goods for donation to the New Hope Praise ministry in Hagerstown, MD. This food will be given out at their food pantry to help feed those less fortunate in the west end community of Hagerstown, MD. HGR inbound dock associate Haru Carter is the minister at this church. The HGR team is proud to help in our local community.

Fed Ex Supply Chain Coat Drive-Pataskala, Ohio

Nov 1, 2017

The Fed Ex Supply Chain in Pataskala, Ohio held a coat drive to benefit our local community. We filled our Purple Totes with Adult and Children's coats just as the weather was turning cold.
Thanks to all of our teammates who contributed to this great cause!