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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

Tunica Humane Society Volunteer Day

Oct 6, 2017

The loyal purple team returned again this year to Tunica Humane Society to offer assistance and support during the FedEx Cares volunteer day on Friday, Oct. 6th. Volunteers came from all over FedEx and included teammates from The Pilot Group, Crew Planning, Crew Staffing, Crew Travel Services along with a variety of volunteers from FedEx Services and FedEx Ground.
It was an eventful and productive day. As usual our volunteer day was filled with hard work, friendship, emotional moments and lots of puppy and kitty love.

Meal of Hope

Oct 4, 2017

The Florida Region Management team volunteering at "Meals for Hope" in Naples, FL, preparing meals for almost 1800 families in Immokalee, FL and in Puerto Rico, that were severely impacted by Hurricane Irma.

Helping Teachers

Oct 2, 2017

As the summer ended, the staff at FedEx Freight SMN came together for the teachers at Lakeview Elementary school in Lakeville, MN. The teachers were so excited to receive the 24 FedEx Cares purple tote bags of school supplies that our team put together. The FedEx employees located in the picture is driver Pat Moinichen, Operations Manager, Carl Chandler and Operations Supervisor Lisa Sanders with some of the staff at the elementary school.

Serve 'em Up St Pius V

Oct 2, 2017

St Pius V. is a Catholic Church in Chicago that provide food and clothing for the homeless and less fortunate.
Freight ,Express, Service & Ground volunteer every Monday in the month of October as servants for a day

Seattle Market FedEx Team Packs Hope for Heart to Heart International

Sep 30, 2017

You never know when you might need some extra help. That’s why several FedEx team members across Puget Sound gathered as part of a fall FedEx Cares event to pack hygiene kits for disaster victims. In light of the recent hurricanes, earthquakes and wildfires, team members were quick to offer their help. The kits were part of an organized distribution by Heart to Heart International, a non-profit whose mission is to strengthen communities through improving health access, providing humanitarian development and administering crisis relief worldwide.