Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Wawa Day 2016 is 52nd anniversary for chain, second for foundation

WAWA, Pa. -- Wawa Inc. is honoring its 52nd anniversary in retail, on the week of its founding in 1964, by holding “Wawa Day” on April 14. The convenience-store chain is celebrating the occasion by offering customers free coffee of any size all day and chainwide. Throughout the day, Wawa expects to...

Daniel Morrison

Daniel Morrison

A personal note from CSP’s group editor

HACKENSACK, N.J. -- "It's 2:00 in the morning. We are at Hackensack University Medical Center in northern Jersey and are grieving beyond tears and words. Our younger son, Daniel, hasn't been feeling well for a couple of days, complaining of back pain and shortness of breath. Two hours ago, what we...

Wawa Coffee & Care Cart, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)

Wawa Coffee & Care Cart, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)

C-store foundation donates $5 million, will roll out more ‘Coffee & Care Carts’

PHILADELPHIA -- The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has announced the opening of the new Wawa Volunteer Center, funded by a $5 million philanthropic gift from The Wawa Foundation of convenience-store retailer Wawa Inc. During the press conference, the hospital's existing volunteer...

Initiatives by Aloha Petroleum, Casey’s, GPM, NOCO, Parker’s, RaceTrac, VERC and AFPD
CFO Manning honored for serving community
Here’s why regional c-store retailer has won Best of Plymouth Award for 9 years in a row
Kum & Go partners with Habitat for Humanity for third year with new promotion
Initiatives by GPM Investments, Jiffy Mart, Parker’s, Speedway, VERC and Green Print
Name change will help organization focus on mission; LTO treat will help raise funds
Convenience-store chain partners with Byways of Iowa for state art initiative