Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Will host holiday parties and Disney World vacations for children in need

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Sheetz Family Charities will host "For the Kidz" holiday parties this year for more than 8,000 underprivileged kids across the East Coast in partnership with the Salvation Army. At the parties, Santa will greet the children and present them with new toys, clothes and other basic...

Delivery, dinner, ceremony honor fallen soldiers

WESTLAKE, Ohio -- TravelCenters of America LLC , operator of the TA and Petro Stopping Centers travel center brands, will again participate in the Wreaths Across America (WAA) annual wreath-laying ceremony. Working through the Truckload Carriers Association’s (TCA) coordination of wreath deliveries...

Campaign benefits hungry families in need during the holiday season

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. -- Through December 19, QuickChek Corp. will be participating in the Check-Out Hunger campaign to help feed hungry families during the holiday season. The Whitehouse Station, N.J.-based convenience-store chain is a campaign partner of the annual fundraiser that takes place...

Initiatives by Alon Brands, Cumberland Farms, Irving Oil, Love’s, Lykins, more
Regional convenience-store retailer donates $75,000 to three local charities
Retailer recruiting for military veterans’ franchise program
Member dropoff nets more than 100 birds for people in need
Thayer invites c-store retailer exec to participate to encourage more hiring of vets
Association names retailer it All-Star Service Organization of the Year 2015
Raises more than $1.35 million to help fight cancer