FedEx Corp. has been named to the Points of Light Civic 50, a list of most civic-minded U.S. companies.
Points of Light says the Civic 50 “showcases how companies can use their time, skills and other resources to improve the quality of life in the communities where they do business.”
FedEx is a Memphis-based company with more than 400,000 employees worldwide and annual revenues exceeding $60 billion. Its FedEx Cares corporate giving platform includes a charitable commitment to invest $200 million in more than 200 global communities by 2020.
FedEx ranks No. 2 on the Transport Topics Top 100 list of the largest U.S. and Canadian for-hire carriers.
Neil Gibson, vice president of corporate communications, said FedEx Cares “allows us to use our unique skills as individuals and as a corporation to make a difference in the world. As a company of logistics and shipping experts, we know how to solve tough problems. With FedEx Cares, our goal is to turn obstacles into opportunities.”
FedEx rival UPS Inc. also made the Civic 50.