A global freight shipping firm headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Worldwide Express encourages its associates to give back to the wider community. Each year, the firm draws on the generosity of its employees and the spirit of the holiday season to organize multiple community service initiatives benefiting the Dallas area. In 2014, the Worldwide Express corporate office partnered with the North Texas Food Bank to help feed local families throughout the holidays. With a number of Worldwide Express employees already involved in the food bank’s activities, the corporate office succeeded in gathering 286 cans of food to aid in achieving the organization’s goals.
The North Texas Food Bank serves Texans year-round, striving to remove the burden of hunger from the community. The nonprofit partners with 250 organizations across 13 counties to provide donated, purchased, and prepared meals throughout the state. Feeding community members at 1,000 locations, it is equipped to serve approximately 175,000 meals each day.