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July 9, 2013

Direct Relief…When You Need It Most

FedEx and Direct Relief (formerly Direct Relief International) have a relationship that goes back more than 20 years.  From Hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005, to numerous tsunamis and floods in Asia, to the earthquake in Haiti in 2010; FedEx has worked closely with Direct Relief to deliver much-needed aid to disaster-affected areas both domestically and abroad.

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June 3, 2013

From the heart of the storm: FedEx Fire Chief works with recovery teams in Oklahoma

Charles Smith is Chief of FedEx World Hub Fire Services and a member of Tennessee Task Force One. He recently travelled to Oklahoma to help impacted communities recover from the disastrous EF5 tornado that ripped through the area on May 20. This is his story…

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May 28, 2013

Oklahoma tornado disaster relief – working with the best to make a difference

Last week we all sat in disbelief as we witnessed the aftermath of the tornado in the Moore, Oklahoma area that left 24 people dead, including nine children, and displaced thousands of others.Our hearts and prayers are with everyone touched by this tragedy, in Oklahoma and beyond. 



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