Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Latest fund raiser brings total collected for charity to over $21 million

SALT LAKE CITY -- Corner Store convenience-store associates asked customers to “put their money where the miracles are” this year by purchasing a $1 or $5 Miracle Balloon at the register, surpassing $21 million in total funds raised for the charity. Corner Store raised more than $1.85 million...

Retailer takes aim at cancer with funding for MD Anderson Children's Hospital

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas -- Stripes Convenience Stores has announced a new alliance with the University of Texas MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital to help kids with cancer. During Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month in September, Stripes will launch its newest in-store fundraising campaign called "...

National Coalition of Associations of 7-Eleven Franchises (NCASEF) (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)

Members from the leadership team of the NCASEF present a check to Janel Jorgensen McArdle, President/CEO of Swim Across America (fourth from left).

Donates funds to Swim Across America, Muscular Dystrophy Association

TUCSON, Ariz. -- The National Coalition of Associations of 7-Eleven Franchises (NCASEF) and its partners made two sizable donations to its charities of choice last month at its national convention in Orlando, Fla. Representatives from Swim Across America (SAA), an organization dedicated to fighting...

Purchases first K9-unit dog for Taylor Police Department
Beverage, c-store companies, conservation group partner to boost recycling
Augments Kangaroo Express campaign with photo contest
PDQ, Dover Foundation donate $10,000 to Make-A-Wish
Donations to Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research will continue.
Mac’s Markets offer discounts, drawings and fun
Marketer sponsors Erie, Pa., Bike Rally to help homeless shelter