Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Name change will help organization focus on mission; LTO treat will help raise funds

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Family Charities Inc., an employee-run charity that for the past 23 years has set out to make the holiday season brighter for children in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio, West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina, will be doing business as Sheetz for the Kidz. The name change...

Convenience-store chain partners with Byways of Iowa for state art initiative

ANKENY, Iowa -- Casey’s General Stores Inc. is partnering with the Byways of Iowa Foundation to help raise funds to install public art along the state’s scenic roads. Through Jan. 23, the convenience-store chain is asking patrons of participating locations to make a $1 donation to the foundation...

Premiere course suite focuses on “How Truckstops Help People”

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- The NATSO Foundation premiered a new online learning initiative designed to strengthen the nation’s truckstop and travel plaza industry by delivering comprehensive educational and safety training materials to truckstop owners, operators and employees. With an initial focus on “...

Initiatives by CPD, CST, Love’s, Minnoco, Parker’s, NOCO, Weigel’s, GSP
Doubling brings total raised to $1.74 million
Initiatives by CST, Enmarket, NOCO, Parker’s, Ricker’s, Stewart’s, Turkey Hill, more
Will host holiday parties and Disney World vacations for children in need
Delivery, dinner, ceremony honor fallen soldiers
Campaign benefits hungry families in need during the holiday season
Initiatives by Alon Brands, Cumberland Farms, Irving Oil, Love’s, Lykins, more