Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities
Jeff Lykins, Lykins Energy bicycles

Jeff Lykins

Initiatives by Aloha Petroleum, CITGO, Lykins, Rapid Refill, VERC, NACS

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. – From free books and bicycles to monetary donations and scholarships, convenience-store chains and NACS are giving back to their communities in remarkable ways. Here are a few of the many recent examples: Aloha Petroleum. On behalf of its customers, Aloha Petroleum Ltd.,...

rickers safe haven

Stores will offer anyone in an abusive situation a safe place to call for help

ANDERSON, Ind. -- Ricker’s has expanded its Safe Haven program. As of October 21, all Hamilton County, Ind., Ricker’s Convenience Stores will offer anyone in an abusive situation a safe refuge and place to call for help. Alternatives Inc., a nonprofit specializing in the prevention of domestic...

Circle K Step Up for Students

Initiatives by Circle K, Couche-Tard, Kum & Go, Speedway, Stripes, Thorntons

OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill. -- Whatever form it takes, whether they are giving to hospitals and schools, helping to raise funds and awareness, offering scholarships or playing golf for a good cause, convenience-store chains do not hesitate to help their communities. Here are a few of the many recent...

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Adds to number of locations offering medical, fitness services
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Distinguished convenience-industry mentor Chester Cadieux of QuikTrip to be inaugural honoree
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C-store retailer establishes relief fund for employees affected by Joaquin
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Military service organization direct beneficiary of funds raised via Outlook Leadership 2015
Breast Cancer Walk VERC
Stewart’s, Smoker Friendly, Parker’s, VERC, Jackson Food Stores lend a hand
Three Square Tyson National Association of Convenience Stores NACS
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