Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Includes grants to four nonprofit organizations

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Enmark Stations has announced the 2015 lineup and benefiting nonprofit organizations for the Savannah, Ga.-based convenience store chain's Encourage Health Educational Series. The series will feature four presentations throughout the year, from the area's most respected experts...

Offering low- or no-cost mammograms

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- As part of its ongoing Thorntons Challenge philanthropic commitment toward breast cancer awareness, Thorntons Inc. is continuing its partnership with Norton Healthcare Prevention & Wellness to provide mobile unit mammogram screenings for women throughout the Louisville...

Deadline for entries in 7-Eleven's franchise fee waiver contest due January 25

DALLAS -- Enlistment has been brisk for Operation: Take Command , 7-Eleven Inc.'s first convenience store franchise giveaway contest targeted exclusively to U.S. military veterans, the company said. With the Jan. 25 deadline less than two weeks away, more than 1,200 veterans have completed the...

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
Marketer provides support to National Center for Children & Families
Holiday event celebrates military, families, thanks them for service
Sponsoring Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful's 2015 Great American Cleanup.