Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Dispenser maker celebrating flagship fueling site; retailer sponsoring additional specials

ROUND ROCK, Texas -- Wayne Fueling Systems, a global provider of fuel dispensing, payment, automation, and control technologies for retail and commercial gas stations, is joining convenience-store retailer 7-Eleven in inviting the Central Texas community to a commemoration event in Round Rock on...

Alta Pester Make a Wish (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)

Anita Gragg (left), Chris Smyly, Joan Mazak , Maitlyn Kraft, Rich Spresser

Retailer raises more than $48,700 to fund six wishes

DENVER -- Alta Convenience, a division of Pester Marketing Co., thanked its loyal customers for their help in raising $48,743 during the Buy a Star Make-A-Wish Come True in-store donation campaign, which took place in November and December 2014 in all 57 Alta Convenience stores. In addition to the...

Michael Johnson QuikTrip Ferguson (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores / Gas Stations)

Michael Johnson

Group to build jobs center on site of c-store destroyed during protests

FERGUSON, Mo. -- QuikTrip Corp. has donated the property that was the site of a former QuikTrip convenience store in Ferguson, Mo., that looters and rioters destroyed along with other businesses in August 2014 during the protests following the controversial shooting of a black youth by police, to...

C-store association publishes primer on community impact
40 team members, execs sort, box donations at Community Foodbank of N.J.
Retailer announces 2015 Charity Classic beneficiaries
Retailer sponsoring 2015 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania
Hosts flight for WWII, Korean, Vietnam veterans to visit war memorials
February campaign supports Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.
Includes grants to four nonprofit organizations