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April 5, 2018

Life-Changing Event Leads to Paralympics, Hollywood

Find out how FedEx Team Member Jay Styperk's life changed in an instant.

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April 2, 2018

MLK’s Impact: Reflections from FedEx Leadership

On the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s passing, members of FedEx Executive Leadership reflect on his enduring legacy and share personal experiences on how he impacted their lives and careers.

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April 2, 2018

The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

FedEx is joining the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, the King Center for Nonviolent Social Change in Atlanta and a number of other organizations across the U.S. in honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as we approach the 50th anniversary of his assassination. It’s part of a national commemorative campaign known as MLK50.

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March 29, 2018

The Strikers’ Typist

Nancy Blair-Bonk’s childhood was a little different than most. “Both my parents were active in advocating for workers’ rights,” says Nancy, who is currently Director of HR for FedEx Express. “Even though I was very little, I have distinct memories of a lot of our dinner conversations centering on social issues, the labor movement and

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March 27, 2018

Hearing Through Seeing

My eyes heard you and my voice silently cried out thank you. For many African-Americans in the South, Wednesday evening is time for Bible Study or mid-week service. On Wednesday, April 3, 1968 at Mason Temple Church of God in Christ in Memphis, the church was filled to capacity – standing room only, including the

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March 13, 2018

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion Comes From the Top

Memphis is home to the FedEx Global Headquarters, so it is fitting that FedEx play a key role in MLK50 – the observance of the 50th anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. believed there is strength in diversity. Similarly, FedEx believes an inclusive society is a

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March 8, 2018

Babson College Program Drives Women to Innovate

In observance of International Women’s Day, learn more about a program that’s helping women entrepreneurs achieve long-term success. 

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March 5, 2018

Inspirational Advice for Entrepreneurs of Any Age

Whether you are launching a company, reviving an existing business, or just a girl with a dream, women all over the world have been in your shoes. In honor of International Women’s Day, we salute women in business who share inspirational advice for future entrepreneurs.

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