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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.

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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.

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.

Facility Solutions Admin department - Ozark Humane Society

Nov 3, 2017

Since animals are near and dear to all our hearts we chose the local Ozarks Humane Society for our United Way FedEx Cares project. Our small department was able to come up with the requested items they needed. The Ozark Humane Society currently handles over 100+ cats and dogs and although our donations may not last long at least they were needed items.

Trinity Soup Kitchen - NY East Cares!

Nov 3, 2017

FedEx Services New York East Team has chosen to volunteer and donate purple totes to the Trinity Soup Kitchen in NYC. Homeless New Yorkers has reached a crisis level and we have become alarmed at how many New Yorkers, ourselves included, are becoming immune to the problem. When other FedEx Services teams spoke of how fulfilling it was to work with the Trinity Soup Kitchen, we researched and found them to be making a huge impact on the community.

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.