- Personal care and hygiene items
- First aid kits
In addition to the shipment of medical supplies and pharmaceuticals departing this week, FedEx also teamed up with Water Missions International earlier in November to deliver two “ Living Water Treatment Systems” capable of filtering more than 5,000 gallons of water per day. Those water treatment systems are now in use in the Philippines to meet the vital needs of those impacted by Typhoon Haiyan.To learn more about FedEx’s disaster relief efforts in the Philippines, visit http://blog.fedex.com/TyphoonHaiyanRelief. 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 $45 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. About Direct Relief Direct Relief is a leading medical relief organization, active in all 50 U.S. states and 70 countries. It works with more than 1,000 health clinics across the U.S. to assist in emergencies and an ongoing basis, providing them with free medications for people in need. Direct Relief is among the largest medical suppliers to Haiti in response to the 2010 earthquake, has top charity ratings, including four-star and "top notch" rating from Charity Navigator, and a 99% fundraising efficiency rating from Forbes magazine. For more information, visit www.DirectRelief.org. About Heart to Heart International Heart to Heart International is a non-profit humanitarian medical aid, training and disaster relief non-governmental organization (NGO) that is committed to connecting people and resources to a world in need. Since its founding in 1992, Heart to Heart International has delivered medical aid and supplies worth more than $1 billion to more than 150 countries, including the U.S. Heart to Heart International responds to crises and natural disasters both domestically and internationally by supplying medical relief and mobilizing volunteers. Heart to Heart International broadens access to healthcare by providing continuing medical education opportunities and lab standards training around the US and the globe, and works with U.S. safety-net clinics to help increase their capacity by providing medical equipment, supplies and volunteers that are vital to operations. The organization has been named to Forbes magazine's “America’s 200 Largest Charities”, the “Philanthropy 400” and is a Charity Navigator 4-Star charity three years in a row. For more information on its programs and ways to get involved, visit hearttoheart.org and find Heart to Heart International on Facebook.