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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 17, 2017
E.g., Dec 17, 2017

Greater Cleveland Food Bank NEOH District

Oct 27, 2017

On Friday, October 27th NEOH District was joined by team members of Business Sales Support to provide Purple Totes and volunteer at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank.

Someone In Need Needs You

Oct 27, 2017

The employees at the KREM Ground station in Colorado pulled together to stuff almost 300 totes filled with food, clothing, coats, and personal hygiene items. The totes were then delivered to the Mountain Family Center of Grand County. This is the only food bank in the county and they service all 8 towns within Grand County. They also provide services to neighboring Jackson County. They have a weekend/summer food program for children that are on the free and reduced lunch program at their school in an effort to fight hunger.

Showing loving care for “Pink Lavender”

Oct 27, 2017

On 27.Oct 2017, WUH Post Sales Solutions team lead a great activity to support children with cerebral palsy and Down's syndrome, we call them “Pink Lavender”. As we know, the color of Lavender is purple, it’s very different when lavender is pink, but it’s as beautiful as purple lavender, just like the children, even though they are mostly of lower childhood IQ, they still can play like normal kids through long-term practice.

Personal Branding Workshop at Boys and Girls Club of Harlem

Oct 27, 2017

Boys and Girls Club of Harlem Mentoring Workshop
West 145th St New York
Date: October 27th 2017
New York Metro Upper West Side District
District Manager: Stephen Pitt
Field AE’s: Michael Walker, Chad Wilson, Ryan Deehan, Fran Travieso, Mike Bernier, Joey Almodovar, Richard Froller, and Tina Cardona

Career development and Personal Branding Workshop for local Youth

Fedex Cares at Chapman Partnership

Oct 27, 2017

We enjoyed a day full of serving the resident children and families. We also provided amazing activities and beautification of their landscaping at their North center. To spend the day with them and see all the happy faces was a true blessing.
Volunteers from ZKEN Ground, ZFTL Ground, Latin America and Caribbean Division, Sales, Express and Freight.