Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

C-store chain collects more than $770,000, doubled to more than $1.54 million

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- Donations to Stewart's Shops set a record in 2014 for its Stewart's Holiday Match donation program, the convenience store retailer said. From Thanksgiving Day to Christmas Day, customers donated more than $770,000, resulting in more than $1.54 million with the company's...

Rutter's charity (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)

Students and faculty from Janus School in Lancaster County, Pa., accept a check from Rutter's. The money will be used to provide scholarship opportunities to eligible students.

Retailer contributes more than $793,000 to local charities in 2014

YORK, Pa. -- As 2014 came to a close, Rutter's Farms Stores made a fresh donation of $150,000 to seven schools to bring the convenience store company's total charitable donations to more than $793,000 for 2014, the company has announced. Previously, Rutter's had donated $580,000 in scholarship...

Holiday promotion helps build houses for veterans

DUXBURY, Mass. -- VERC Enterprises, a leading convenience store and Mobil and Gulf gasoline operator with locations throughout eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire, raised $825 for Homes for Our Troops during a weeklong promotional campaign. Throughout Thanksgiving week, Nov. 24 through 30, VERC...

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