Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

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

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...

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.
Helps honor fallen soldiers, feed drivers, vets along the way