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FedEx Cares Week 2011

September 12, 2011

fx cares***Follow @FedExCares on Twitter for real-time updates from our team members around the world! Also check out photos on Facebook from our volunteers.

Beginning September 12, FedEx team members around the world will show they care by volunteering in their communities during FedEx Cares Week.  The annual event takes place September 17-23 in the Asia Pacific region and September 12-17 everywhere else in the world.  FedEx Cares Week was launched in the USA in 2005 and has expanded to more than 40 countries and territories around the globe since then.

This year’s projects include restoring schools, orphanages, homes for the elderly and ill people, planting trees and greening beaches, food bank assistance, support for the homeless and adults with disabilities and many more.  Below is a more detailed list of projects FedEx team members will be tackling through September 23.  

Harrison, AR9/16/11Boone County Special Services
Charlotte, NC9/15/11Boys and Girls Club (Southview Community Center)
Dallas, TX9/15/11Brentwood Healthcare Center
Chicago, IL9/16/11Camp Fire USA Campground Cleanup
Charlotte, NC9/13/11Crisis Assistance Ministry Clothing Sort Shift 1 -Charlotte
Polk County, FL13/14-Sep-11Early Learning Coalition of Polk County
 9/14/11Easter Seals – Bowling Buddies
 9/14/11Easter Seals – Mulch Project
York, PA9/14/11FedEx Cares – Crispus Attucks Early Learning Center
Atlanta, GA9/13/11FedEx Cares – Open Hand
Boston, MA9/15/11FedEx Cares Boston
Denver, CO9/16/11FedEx Cares Day – Food Bank of the Rockies
Philadelphia, PA9/14/11FedEx Cares Day – PHL
Harrisburg, PA9/15/11FedEx Cares Day Harrisburg
Washington DC9/13/11FedEx Cares Day – Food & Friends
Sacramento, CA14/16-Sep-11FedEx Cares
Greensboro, NC9/14/11FedEx Cares – FedEx Food for Families
Greensboro, NC9/16/11FedEx Cares – FedEx Hope for the Homeless
Indianapolis, IN9/12/11FedEx Cares – Decatur County Mobile Food Pantry
Indianapolis, IN9/12/11FedEx Cares – Gleaners Food Bank
Indianapolis, IN9/12/11FedEx Cares – Johnson County Mobile Food Pantry
Jacksonville, FL9/13/11FEDEX CARES – PACE
Memphis, TN9/16/11FedEx Cares – American Red Cross
Memphis, TN9/16/11FedEx Cares – Memphis Athletic Ministries
Memphis, TN9/16/11FedEx Cares – Porter Leath Childrens Home
Memphis, TN9/16/11FedEx Cares – Project Homeless Connect (AM shift)
Memphis, TN9/16/11FedEx Cares  – SRVS (Shelby Residential and Vocational Services)
Memphis, TN9/16/11FedEx Cares – Youth Villages
New York, NY9/16/11FedEx Cares New York City
Portland, OR9/15/11FedEx Cares – Oregon Food Bank
Seattle, WA9/14/11FedEx Cares – Federal Way Boys & Girls Club
Memphis, TN9/16/11FedEx Cares Week Memphis – MIFA Wheel Chair Ramps
St. Paul / Minneapolis, MN9/12/11FedEx Cares Week – Baby’s Space
 9/16/11Goodwill Green Works
Waukesha, WI9/13/11Habitat for Humanity
Kansas City, MO9/14/11FedEx Cares 2011
Newark, NJ9/12/11FedEx Cares Day-Pathways to Independence-Kearney
Colorado Springs, COSep 21, 2011 to Sep 22, 2011Partners In Housing
Pittsburgh, PA9/15/11Rebuilding Together
 9/16/11Ronald McDonald House – Lunch2Go Program
Salt Lake City, UT9/14/11FedEx Cares Week 2011
Phoenix, AZ9/12-9/26School Readiness Kits Program
South Florida9/15/11HIS HOUSE CHILDREN’S HOME – Center Stations
 Outside the US:
Qindao, China9/17/11Si Fang Elderly Home
Tianjin, China9/21/11Jian Shan Migrant Workers’ Children  School
Beijing, China9/17/11Chenguang Cerecare Center.
Beijing, China9/17/11Chenguang Cerecare Center
Beijing, China9/24/11Hong Dandan Education and Cultural Exchange Center
Shenzhen, China9/17-9/24Shenzhen Children Welfare Home
Shenzhen, China9/17/11Kids in the community
Shenzhen, China9/17/11Clothing Drive
Guangzhou, China9/17/11Local Elderly Home
Guangzhou, China9/18/11The Welfare Center for the Handicapped
Chengdu, China9/18/11Autistic Children Training School
Wuhan, China9/24/11University students
Yiwu, China9/18/11Poor primary students
Wuhan, China9/23/11FedEx employees and local high school students
Shanghai, China9/21/11The disabled kids at Baby’s Home
Shanghai, China9/18/11Migrant workers’ kids school
Nanchang, China9/18/11SOS village kids
Suzhou, China9/24/11Kids at the orphanage
Australia9/24/11Foundation for National Parks and Wildlife, in conjunction with Landcare
Hong Kong9/24/11Conservancy Association
Japan9/17/11Junior Achievement Japan
Korea9/24-9/25United Nations Environment Program
Taiwan9/17/11Fubon Charity Foundation
France9/12-9/21United Way Toqueville France (6 various projects)
Brussles9/24/11Maison des Enfants
Brussles10/1/11Children’s Hospitial DUBERF
Germany8/18/11donations of books for kids and teenagers
UK9/12-9/26Action for Children
Spain,9/12/11FEDER-Butterfly’s skin disease children support
Italy9/17/11Civil Protection Department Volunteers
India9/17/11Local schools/ parks through United Way of Mumbai 
India9/12/11Blood Drive
UAE9/12/11Dubai Health Authority
UAE9/12/11Al Noor  UAE
Switzerland10/13/11“Ladybirds make dreams come true”
Canada9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Ste. Foy, Quebec9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Laval, Quebec9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Belleville, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Mississauga, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Mississauga, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Mississauga, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Mississauga, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Mississauga, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Peterborough, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Thornhill, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Toronto, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Toronto, Ontario9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Regina, Saskatchewan9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Edmonton, Alberta9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Calgary, Alberta9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Richmond, British Columbia9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Richmond, British Columbia9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Nanaimo, British Columbia9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Victoria, British Columbia9/12-9/17Community Clean-up
Argentina9/14/11Casa M.A.N.U.
Bermuda9/17/11Keep Bermuda Beautiful
Brazil9/16/11Associação Largo 13 de Maio
Barbados9/17/11Vauxhall Primary School
Brazil9/15/11Escola Estadual Francisco Brasileiro
Bahamas9/17/11Bilney Lane Children’s Home
Chile9/10/11“Comunidad Educativa” school
Colombia9/12-9/17Salomia Recreational Park
Dominican Republic9/17/11Dominican Coast
Jamaica9/17/11Montego Bay Marine Park
Jamaica9/17/11Early Childhood Institution
Cayman Islands9/17/11The Golden Age Home
St.Lucia9/17/11Vide Boutielle Primary School
Mexico9/11/11“Reforestamos Mexico”
Mexico, Monterrey9/10/11Reforestación Extrema
Mexico, Toluca9/10/11“Reforestamos Mexico”
Martinique9/17/11Foyer de L’Esperance
Balboa9/17/11Hospital del Niño
Puerto Rico9/15/11Hogar Cristo Redentor
Puerto Rico9/14/11elderly organization
Puerto Rico9/14/11Bill’s Kitchen
Puerto Rico9/12/11Casa San Juan Bosco
Puerto Rico9/13/11Hogar Juan De Dios
Uruguay/Montevideo9/17/11Public School
Venezuela9/17/11Casa Hogar Guatire School
US Virgin Islands9/17/11Children of the Virgin Islands
St. Croix9/17/11Juantia Gardine Elementary School and  Ricardo Richards Elementary School


    Monica fleischmann says:

    What an amazing start to Fedex cares week. We are Fedex and proud of our work

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