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May 7, 2015

In the Nick of Time

On Monday, May 5, FedEx Express courier Justin Gordon was delivering packages in a rural area outside of Montgomery, AL. Learn how his quick and calm reaction to a devastating wound saved his customer's life.

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September 24, 2009

FedEx Cares Week 2009

We're ready to be the difference! Even during tough times, FedEx Cares Week gives us the chance to help our neighbors and our communities. Explore some of the ways FedEx team members around the world are lending a hand:

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September 24, 2009

CHARLOTTE: FedEx Ground and Home Delivery Team Lend Sorting Skills to Food Bank

Joining in FedEx Cares Week for the first time, more than 40 FedEx Ground and Home Delivery team members in Charlotte, NC  helped sort through donations at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina – many showing up to volunteer right after their night shift at the hub and before going home to sleep.

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September 24, 2009

SHANGHAI, CHINA: Our Donated Clothing are Symbols of Care and Love By: Lily Lin

Since the announcement of our annual FedEx Cares Week, team members from China have participated in different activities. In Shanghai, team members donated clothing for people living in poor areas. On the evening of September 16, volunteers from different FedEx offices in Shanghai came to the headquarters to sort and pack the donated clothing. They gathered in a big conference room and participated in our activity despite the fact that they just finished a full work day of work.

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September 24, 2009

NEW YORK CITY: Volunteers Return to Lower East Side to Support Community Hub

It was a cool and cloudy day in New York, and fall was in the air as volunteers gathered at the Lower East Side’s Henry Street Settlement. This was the second year FedEx Cares activities focused on Henry Street, which delivers a wide range of social services and arts programming to more than 100,000 New Yorkers each year.

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September 24, 2009

FedEx Delivers Meals to Homebound Seniors

FedEx Feeds volunteers around the country are stepping up to feed the hungry during National Hunger Action Month. FedEx IT and FedEx Solutions team members in Memphis are doing their part by making weekly meal deliveries to homebound seniors by volunteering for MIFA (Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association).

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September 17, 2009

FedEx Teams with Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund to Preserve Veterans’ Memories

“Freedom isn’t free.”-    AnonymousThere is a price to the freedoms we enjoy at home and those we protect for citizens around the world. Having served in Iraq in recent years, I know this cost well. Freedom asks of its defenders commitment and perseverance, honor and respect, courage and drive. But freedom’s most costly demand is personal sacrifice.

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May 21, 2009

Whales, Penguins, Dolphins, Bears and Eagles: FedEx Helps Friends of All Species

Today, the Shedd Aquarium welcomed home more than 10 tons of marine mammals that were temporarily relocated due to a major restoration project at its Oceanarium.  FedEx provided resources and expertise to safely transport the animals from Chicago to Connecticut and back.

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