Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Doubling brings total raised to $1.74 million

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- Stewart’s Shops has announced another record-breaking season for its Holiday Match program, which supports children’s charities year round. From Thanksgiving Day through Christmas Day, Stewart’s customers generously donated $870,000 to the program, which will be doubled to...

Initiatives by CST, Enmarket, NOCO, Parker’s, Ricker’s, Stewart’s, Turkey Hill, more

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- The Muscular Dystrophy Association, American Diabetes Association and Pennsylvania Veterans Foundation were among the beneficiaries of recent convenience-store retailer campaigns. Here are some recent examples, as well as other ways retailers showed community support: CST...

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
Campaign benefits hungry families in need during the holiday season
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