FedEx Wins Award for Driving Positive Impact and Sustainable Changes in Thai Communities
Bangkok, Thailand, November 30, 2023 – FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and one of the world’s largest express transportation companies, received an award for outstanding contribution to creating economic and social opportunities for Thai communities by the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in Thailand.
FedEx received the 2023 Corporate Social Impact Award for the 13th consecutive year. The company was also recognized with the Platinum Level status, which is awarded to business entities who have achieved CSR Excellence for 10 years in a row. FedEx was acknowledged for progress in community outreach efforts through creating access to educational opportunities and supporting sustainability.
“We are proud to support programs that drive long-term positive changes for communities and our team members in Thailand. Our commitment to empowering future leaders, fostering inclusion and advancing sustainability is at the core of who we are and what we do. We hope that our efforts are contributing to the social and economic needs of the local communities and building a better future for all,” said Tien-Long Woon, managing director of FedEx Express Thailand and Malaysia. “This award is a testament to the outstanding dedication of our passionate team members towards cultivating a workplace where we take care of each other, commit to do good while driving business results.”
FedEx team members actively volunteer their time in community-based activities that focus on educational support, sustainability and environmental protection. These initiatives include mentoring young entrepreneurs on the benefits of international trade, providing career counseling for university graduates, donating electronic devices to facilitate online learning, installing recycling equipment to raise awareness about sustainability among students, participating in beach clean-ups to preserve coastal areas and engaging in tree planting to protect natural heritage.
These efforts are part the FedEx Cares global community engagement program. To learn more about FedEx Cares initiatives across Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, read here.