Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities
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Chester Cadieux

Distinguished convenience-industry mentor Chester Cadieux of QuikTrip to be inaugural honoree

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- Where would you be without that that individual who molded you into the leader and person you are today? Or that superior who took you under his or her wing and guided you through your professional life? That teacher who presented to you all the tools you needed to succeed...

C-store retailer establishes relief fund for employees affected by Joaquin

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- The Spinx Co. has established the 2015 Hurricane Joaquin Employee Assistance Fund to aid the convenience-store company's employees who experienced losses caused by the severe and sustained wind and rain of Hurricane Joaquin. Based in Greenville, S.C., Spinx has store locations...

Military service organization direct beneficiary of funds raised via Outlook Leadership 2015

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- The philanthropic activities of the Charitable Alliance of Restaurant & Retail Executives (CARRE) allow attendees of Winsight Events’ major leadership conferences to give back to the larger convenience-store industry and actively support national and global charities...

Stewart’s, Smoker Friendly, Parker’s, VERC, Jackson Food Stores lend a hand
Donate truckload of protein to Three Square to help eliminate hunger in Nevada
Supports Hope for the Warriors via in-store donation program, charity golf outing
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