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May 18, 2015

Behind the Scenes at the FedEx Hub in Paris

FedEx helps inspire French junior high school students Airports typically represent great economic potential for the surrounding areas. However, the unemployment rate for young people living near the Roissy-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) in Paris is quite high. Some transport industry companies, such as FedEx, have taken actions to support education as well as employment

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September 4, 2012

FedEx and the Magic Johnson Factor: These Giants Can Dance

Moving at the speed of need, NBA legend, businessman and philanthropist Earvin “Magic” Johnson is sending hundreds of kids to college; making computers accessible to the poor; offering free health screenings and awareness programs to communities across America, and giving FedEx kudos for being a part of the vision. Click on the video below to hear what Magic Johnson and his college scholars are saying about FedEx.

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December 15, 2011

Junior Achievement Through a FedEx Team Member’s Eyes

My name is Ceciel Halpern-Jackson and I have been involved with Junior Achievement in several capacities for almost 20 years.

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August 31, 2011

Supporting Black Journalists

The first thing that always jumps out at me is that this group collectively looks much sharper than most of the journalists I remember from my years in the newsroom. Sharp, professional and young…No, make that very, very young.

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August 3, 2011

Mothering, Mentoring and Magic

As a proud member of the Boomer Nation, I think talking to kids keeps you young.My kids are ages 23 and 20, and even when they were growing up I always enjoyed the opportunity to converse with their peers and other kids of all ages.  (I consider it a major accomplishment that not only am I friends with my kids on Facebook, but I’m also friends with some of their friends - as long as I refrain from making ‘Motherish’ comments on questionable posts).  

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