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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., Jun 23, 2018
E.g., Jun 23, 2018

FedEx Cares - Welcome Inc - Millbrook, AL

May 5, 2018

Employees of the Montgomery, AL FedEx Freight facility teamed up with volunteers from FedEx's Central Alabama Sales District to serve at Welcome Inc in Millbrook, AL The Welcome center is a food pantry that serves over 200 families in the Elmore County area. The FedEx team planted a flower garden, painted the warehouse, and built an enclosed loading area at the facility. These improvements will provide a cleaner, safer, and more efficient environment for those that serve and are served at Welcome Inc.

Seattle Team Members Participate in a Bioblitz

Apr 28, 2018

Seattle Team Members Participate in a Bioblitz

On Saturday, April 28, several Seattle area team members participated in a Bioblitz as part of their local FedEx Cares spring project at the SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve. A Bioblitz is a biological survey of land using smart phones and tablets to document the biodiversity within an area.

ENAS -382 Purple Totes during Purple Week

Apr 26, 2018

ENAS-382 came together again to help out the Salvation Army Learning Center of Wilson County by having a Purple Tote Drive that kicked off during Purple Week. Our station volunteered with the Salvation Army Learning Center back in February and the director shared with the group some of the needs they had to keep the program running smoothly.

Earth Day - Tree Planting Brantford Onario

Apr 22, 2018

FedEx Supply Chain employees in partnership with the City of Brantford and Grand River Conservation planted trees on earth day in Brant Park. Many trees were planted to create a future pathway. Along with planting trees, we had the opportunity to make pollinator gardens to help the bee population. Approximately 500 trees were planted.

ENAS - 382 Ground Green Week - Cleaning up the Roads in Mt. Juliet

Apr 20, 2018

The ENAS-382 station wrapped up Ground Green Week by volunteering in the community. The City of Mt. Juliet was thrilled to receive the phone call of them wanting to volunteer and directed them to areas where their help could make a difference. The group spent the afternoon picking up trash up and down one of newer and heavily traveled roads in the city.