Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities
QuikTrip Ferguson, Mo. Urban League

Urban League groundbreaking in Ferguson, Mo., on the site of a former QuikTrip convenience store.

QuikTrip site destroyed during riot to become community, jobs center

FERGUSON, Mo. – The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis Inc. (ULSTL) hosted a groundbreaking on July 9 in Ferguson, Mo., on the site of the former QuikTrip convenience store looted and burned during the riot following the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown on August 9, 2014. The new Urban...

CST announces 10-city lineup for 2015, adding Nice N Easy, CrossAmerica markets

SAN ANTONIO, Texas -- CST Brands Inc. , parent company of the Corner Store convenience-store chain, has announced dates and venues for the 2015 Corner Store Country Run, adding two more locations for a 10-city lineup. This year, the series added venues in Syracuse, N.Y., and Lehigh Valley, Pa.,...

Michael Annett NASCAR Pilot Flying J

Michael Annett

Annett to reward hard work and perseverance, will turn Flying J Travel Plaza into pit stop

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Pilot Flying J , the largest operator of travel centers in North America, has announced a July launch for the 2015 Road Warrior program. The celebratory contest honors professional drivers who demonstrate hard work, generosity and bravery. And this year, it’s kicking the action...

Leo and Paul Vercollone receive Franciscan Leadership Award
Participating locations will donate five cents per gallon to CT Challenge
Golf fundraiser aims to break $2 million for CMN; charitable reach to grow with Hess
Honors convenience store chain with Community Involvement Award
Boyett Petroleum’s golf tournament puts charity over top
Nontraditional foodservice, c-store consultant lends expertise, acumen to cause
Latest canister program yields more than $7,300 for organization’s Hawaii chapter