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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., Oct 16, 2018
E.g., Oct 16, 2018

D51 - FedEx Office does Arts & Scraps

Jan 24, 2017

District 51-FedEx Office volunteered with an organization called Arts & Scraps located in Detroit, MI. We spent the day filling hundreds of bags with donated scrape items and then boxes were filled with each item needed to complete one full craft kit to be taken to local schools. Arts & Scraps is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Detroit and founded in 1989.

Habitat for Humanity

Jan 23, 2017

Team Tampa help with Habitat for Humanity's Home Restoration project by painting, landscaping, and debris removal.

Billerica Food Pantry

Jan 19, 2017

QBOS/3021 Staff menbers, CSP's and package handlers donated non-perishable food items for Thanksgiving to the Billerica Food Pantry on Saturday 11/19/16

Investing in Our Community: Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Jan 18, 2017

For children, the uncertainty and fear that accompanies a trip to the hospital can be overwhelming.

Removed from their familiar home settings and taken to a big building full of strangers and scary equipment often raises anxiety.

Over the past several years, FedEx Ground has made a significant investment in “distraction therapy” tools to help the kids at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh (CHP) of UPMC take their minds off their ailments for a while.

Brothers Keeper-Soup Kitchen

Jan 16, 2017

In honor of Dr. King's legacy, a Day of Service, the Ocala Hub Team extended their volunteer of a local service activity to 5 consecutive days, January 16-20, 2017. Each day, a group of 4 volunteers cleaned up Brothers Keeper Soup Kitchen from 12:45pm-1:45pm (washing tables, chairs, and floors).