FedEx has a long history of collaborating with non-profit organizations to deliver much-needed aid around the world. Right now, FedEx Corp. is dedicated to providing humanitarian relief to those affected by the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. In March, FedEx, has been proud to work with nonprofit organizations including Heart to Heart International, World Central Kitchen, Water Mission, and Direct Relief to provide aid to those affected by the conflict.
76 tons of medical aid from Direct Relief transported by FedEx Express to support those affected by the conflict in Ukraine
SANTA BARBARA, Calf., March 29, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Direct Relief and FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) safely delivered 76 tons of critical medical aid for Ukrainian refugees to Poland from the United States via a FedEx humanitarian relief flight on Sunday, March 27.
Heart to Heart International improves healthcare access in the US and around the world. FedEx is a long-time supporter of Heart to Heart International, and through a recent donation helped the organization create cold chain storage capabilities. Cold chain storage is essential for keeping many medicines and vaccines, including the COVID-19 vaccine, safe along the journey from manufacturer to end user.
Air Force veteran, and FedEx Express crewmember Bob Bledsoe has been called a legend by fellow volunteers. That’s partly because he’s been serving with Team Rubicon almost as far back as its founding, but mostly because of his leadership.
Team Rubicon is a nonprofit that pairs the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders and civilian volunteers to serve communities before, during, and after disasters and humanitarian crises. FedEx has supported Team Rubicon for five years.
Lucky, a playful 47-year-old dolphin currently residing at Brookfield Zoo in Chicago, is undergoing treatment after being diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma, a common type of skin and oral cancer. Lucky previously resided at another accredited facility in Florida since 2008. When it became clear that he would need more advanced treatment, the Chicago Zoological Society contacted FedEx for help transporting Lucky home to Brookfield Zoo.
This disaster response vehicle was donated to The Salvation Army in Colorado by FedEx in 2019. The vehicle is helping The Salvation Army provide 1,000 meals, three times a day, for people affected by the recent devastating wildfires near Denver. FedEx is making a $15K cash donation to help purchase food.
FedEx Cares works with nonprofits to shape programs that positively impact a social or environmental cause close to our business. For many years, one of the most compelling causes in Europe has been road safety – where our support for global nonprofits has included charitable grants, sharing of expertise, donation of equipment, charitable shipping, and volunteerism.
FedEx Express Canada Senior CTV Driver, Ashley Rajkumar, shares what it meant for him to deliver the COVID-19 vaccines within his community. Thank you, Ashley, and the entire FedEx team, for your continued efforts to safely and quickly help eradicate COVID-19 across Canada.
Thousands of oxygen concentrators and converters, hundreds of thousands of masks among aid being airlifted to India
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 6, 2021 /3BL Media/ — As India and its healthcare systems face a surge in COVID-19 infections across the country, FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, is working with organizations around the world to deliver critical medical supplies and equipment during this crisis.