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September 25, 2013

What role should corporations play in the fight to end extreme poverty?

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most urgent and persistent question is, What are you doing for others?”

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September 17, 2013

First Time Blogger, Long Time Giver: CSR at FedEx

Note: This post first appeared on the Global Citizen blog.

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February 20, 2012

Inspirational 3-minute FedEx and ORBIS Video submitted for this year’s International CSR Film Festival. Please vote for FedEx!

Every year the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship sponsors a film festival and invites corporations to submit a three-minute video showcasing their commitment to global citizenship.

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February 6, 2012

Crazy Cologne

51 weeks a year my good old friend Peter is a very reputable man. He works as a teacher, loves cooking and watching football on TV and regularly supports some older neighbors by carrying their groceries up the stairs. Peter lives in downtown Cologne, Germany – and this is an important point for our story. For insiders, there is a very brief and a very simple explanation why his life changes completely for one week each year. Sounds strange to you? Well, let me explain:

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February 25, 2011

Let Them Eat Cake!

"These cakes are my babies, last night I dreamed that I decided to ride from Baltimore to Miami in the back of the FedEx truck just to watch over them." - Duff Goldman, Charm City Cakes ("Ace of Cakes")

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