Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Customers can lower pump prices by donating to local rescue missions

LANCASTER, Pa. -- In a new approach to supporting the fight against hunger in central Pennsylvania, this year's Fall/Winter Food Drive at Turkey Hill Minit Markets now enables customers to earn fuel savings by purchasing nonperishable items to donate in the stores. The Food Drive, which is...

Chain sponsors college military appreciation games

CARY, N.C. -- The Pantry's Kangaroo Express convenience store chain has announced its sponsorship of military appreciation football games held by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) and North Carolina State University (NC State) as part of its ongoing commitment to support members...

Canister program raised nearly $4,000

HONOLULU -- Aloha Petroleum Ltd. recently donated $3,821.50 to Aloha Harvest to support the organization's efforts to feed the hungry in Hawaii. The company matched the funds raised through its canister collection program at statewide participating Aloha Island Mart stores in August. "Aloha...

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