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FedEx celebrates Season of Giving with Thai students

December 18, 2012

BANGKOK, December 18, 2012 — Employees at FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company  recently celebrated the Season of Giving at Sithipayagorn School in Phra Nakorn Sri Ayutthaya by dedicating new playground equipment, painting school walls, and distributing Christmas gifts to school students.

 

Over 150 children, parents, teachers, community members and government officials attended the Adopt-a-School Dedication Ceremony as part of an educational initiative between FedEx and AMCHAM Thailand. In addition to the new playground equipment, FedEx volunteers also brought Christmas presents, comprising of educational items to every student to mark this special season. Volunteers also helped paint school walls.

 

Sithipayagorn School, which was severely damaged by the 2011 flood, is the second school this year to receive a financial contribution from FedEx as part of its commitment to improving educational facilities at public schools across the country. 

 

About FedEx Express

FedEx Express is the world’s largest express transportation company, providing fast and reliable delivery to more than 220 countries and territories.  FedEx Express uses a global air-and-ground network to speed delivery of time-sensitive shipments, by a definite time and date with a money-back guarantee[1].

 

      About FedEx Corp.

 

  FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $43 billion, the company offers integrated business applications through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 300,000 team members to remain "absolutely, positively" focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. For more information, visit news.fedex.com.

 

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For further information please contact:

Benjarat Limpasurat or Gatenipa Chantem of Grayling (Thailand)
Tel:+66 2635 7151, Fax: +66 2635 7155
Emails: benjarat@grayling.com or gatenipa@grayling.com

 



[1] Subject to relevant terms and conditions

 

 

                                       

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