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FedEx and TNT Restore Earthquake-hit High School Before Start of School Year


MANILA, August 5, 2019—FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX), and the world’s largest express transportation company, together with TNT Philippines, provided support for Sapang Uwak High School in Porac, Pampanga after it was damaged in the 6.1 magnitude earthquake that recently hit Luzon.

FedEx Express employees helped improve school facilities by renovating classrooms, repainting, and creating a colorful mural to adorn the facilities. The 51-employee volunteer-team also shared school supplies and meals with over 80 high school students during the event.

As part of the company’s continuous support for the communities it operates in, FedEx and TNT donated over P300, 000 (over USD 5,000) for the activity. FedEx is ahead of plan for its FedEx Cares goal of investing US$200 million in more than 200 global communities by 2020.