Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Retailer sponsoring 2015 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Convenience store retailer Sheetz Inc. is the newest sponsor of the 2015 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, the annual signature event of Keep PennsylvaniaBeautiful, which runs from March 1 to May 31. "Sheetz is thrilled to partner with Keep PA Beautiful," said Ryan Sheetz,...

CRU Award Alon John West (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)

Angel Abcede (left), John West, John Gorman.

Hosts flight for WWII, Korean, Vietnam veterans to visit war memorials

DALLAS -- To help honor the legacy of veterans from World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars, Alon Retail Brands raised funds to host an "honor flight" to Washington, D.C., for 143 vets to visit memorials built in tribute to their service. Alon received the CRU Award for Community Spirit at the...

February campaign supports Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

ANKENY, Iowa -- Casey's General Stores Inc. is raising funds to help give miracles to sick and injured kids during its second annual Miracle Balloon fundraiser, supporting Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Through the month of February, Casey's customers can purchase $1 Miracle Balloons at...

Includes grants to four nonprofit organizations
Offering low- or no-cost mammograms
Deadline for entries in 7-Eleven's franchise fee waiver contest due January 25.
C-store chain collects more than $770,000, doubled to more than $1.54 million
Retailer contributes more than $793,000 to local charities in 2014
Holiday promotion helps build houses for veterans
Professional driver, veteran Cones wins $10,000