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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.

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

August 2, 2018

Two Decades in the Making, a FedEx Aviation Career Takes Off

Abby Jakey began guiding her aviation career toward FedEx Express 20 years ago.

July 30, 2018

Life-Threatening Journey Fueled by Quest for Freedom

What if, at 13 years old, you had to flee your home due to a civil war, board a ship sailing to a foreign country and start a new life?

April 5, 2018

Life-Changing Event Leads to Paralympics, Hollywood

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

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.

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

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