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October 17, 2018

Real Time Data Delivers Real Social Change

Wheelmap is the application that makes elevator data available in real time to aid journey planning and mobility.

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October 8, 2018

How a Roll of Tape Helps Save Lives

See how a simple task, using a roll of tape, helped cut donkey cart accidents in seven villages by over 40 percent in one year.

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September 20, 2018

One Year After Hurricane Maria

One year ago, Hurricane Maria swept across Puerto Rico with winds up to 155 mph, devastating the island of 3.4 million residents.

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September 18, 2018

Rene Bustamante

Over the 24 years he’s been at FedEx, Staff VP of Global Cash Management Rene Bustamante has mastered the balancing act between his professional love for economics and his personal devotion to helping others through education, mentorship, and coaching. We talked with him about why he’s so passionate about helping others while also excelling professionally.

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September 17, 2018

Flood of the Century Causes Devastation in India

More than 80 inches of rain have fallen in Kerala, resulting in the worst flood to hit the state in 100 years.

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September 7, 2018

A Wish Takes Flight and Lands in Happiness

Sometimes, something magical happens when you make a wish. Dreams can come true. That’s exactly what 7-year-old Dillon, a patient at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN, found out when he made a wish. With the help of several FedEx pilots and the Mid-South Chapter of Make-A-Wish Foundation, Dillon traveled to Disney World—the

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July 20, 2018

FedEx & IMC Respond to Ebola Outbreak in DRC

International Medical Corps continues its ongoing fight against the spread of the Ebola virus, even after significant progress has been made to contain the deadly infection plaguing the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The non-profit organization set up its portable hospitals in the DRC to help train medical staff in the field in the event

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July 12, 2018

Preparing for Disaster: How Hurricane Prep Packs Can Save Lives

Find out how Direct Relief and FedEx have teamed up to help prepare vulnerable areas ahead of hurricane season.

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