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Community Involvement Posts
April 16, 2019
You probably saw the story on social media or the TV news. A driver for a FedEx Ground service provider’s random act of kindness was captured on video as he took time out of his day to shovel snow from the porch and sidewalk of a woman who’d recently lost her husband to cancer. He
August 12, 2015
What crosses your mind when making a reservation in a nice restaurant? Is it the location and atmosphere of the place? The type of cuisine they offer? The price of food and drink? Many people have these thoughts in mind when making their choice – however, accessibility can be an even more relevant aspect. A
August 6, 2015
Katie Franklin had just become a mother to a beautiful baby boy—already a big commitment, maybe the biggest of her life. She was married. She had a busy professional life as a FedEx Ground pickup and delivery manager at a local facility in Tennessee. And now Katie had a chance to join Leadership Wilson, a
May 18, 2015
FedEx helps inspire French junior high school students Airports typically represent great economic potential for the surrounding areas. However, the unemployment rate for young people living near the Roissy-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in Paris is quite high. Some transport industry companies, such as FedEx, have taken actions to support education as well as employment
December 15, 2011
On a Vegas night, a 100 FedEx team members donated their time to enchant Opportunity Village’s Magical Forest. Celebrating its 20th year, Magical Forest is a local holiday attraction that raises about $1M for Opportunity Village, an agency that serves people with intellectual disabilities in the Las Vegas community. The FedEx volunteers brought in the magic by manning various rides and attractions.
September 17, 2010
I am honored to be serving as general campaign manager for the United Way of the Mid South and chairman of this year’s FedEx United Way campaign. For the latter, I am joined by a team of senior leaders from across the FedEx organization committing their time, their energy and their heart to leading this year’s campaign.
September 16, 2009
Hey, Fans of FedEx Racing! As you know we are once again in the Chase for the Sprint Cup - our fourth consecutive year - and I can tell you this entire #11 FedEx Racing team is looking forward to making 2009 our most successful season yet.Coming off a great win in Richmond, we have momentum on our side and when we take the green at New Hampshire this weekend, we will be right in the thick of a ten-week, 12-driver shootout for the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship.