Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Stewart’s, Smoker Friendly, Parker’s, VERC, Jackson Food Stores lend a hand

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. – Whether they are giving to hospitals and schools or hosting charity golf tournaments, convenience stores are not ones to shy away from helping their communities. Here are some recent examples: Stewart's Shops Stewart’s Shops and the Dake family have announced a $250,000...

Donate truckload of protein to Three Square to help eliminate hunger in Nevada

SPRINGDALE, Ark. -- Tyson Foods Inc. and the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) donated a truckload of protein September 28 to Three Square Food Bank in Las Vegas to help eliminate hunger in southern Nevada. Three Square, which serves Clark, Esmeralda, Lincoln and Nye counties, will...

Supports Hope for the Warriors via in-store donation program, charity golf outing

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. – QuickChek Corp. has raised $134,000 in six weeks to help support post-9/11 service members and their families through a recent in-store donation program and a charity golf outing. The convenience-store chain invited customers to purchase dog tag-shaped magnets for $1 to...

CSP magazine to honor three convenience-store chains at Outlook Leadership conference
Honors South Carolina resident for March of Babies fundraising efforts
Cenex Zip Trip executive passes away at 54, leaves legacy of inspiring team, helping children
Gift marks company’s largest single philanthropic contribution to date
Convenience stores across Midwest raising funds through MDA’s mobile program
August fundraiser will support pediatric care programs at five regional hospitals
Childhood memories, community support fuel energy company’s donation