Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

VERC Enterprises employee John Burgess, also a client at Cardinal Cushing Centers, struts his stuff as a model in the annual Cardinal Cushing Centers fundraising gala.

Leo and Paul Vercollone receive Franciscan Leadership Award

DUXBURY, Mass. -- Leo and Paul Vercollone, president and vice president, respectively, of VERC Enterprises, a leading convenience store and Mobil/Gulf gasoline operator with convenience stores throughout eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire, were recently honored with the Franciscan Leadership...

Participating locations will donate five cents per gallon to CT Challenge

TRUMBULL, Conn. – Starting in mid-June, when customers purchase gasoline at Consumers Petroleum’s participating Wheels Convenience Stores and CITGO gas stations, the businesses will donate a portion of the proceeds to the CT Challenge, a non-profit that helps cancer survivors in Connecticut and...

Speedway Tony Kenney Children's Miracle Newtork CMN

Tony Kenney and the Miracle Kids

Golf fundraiser aims to break $2 million for CMN; charitable reach to grow with Hess

DAYTON, Ohio – Bad weather couldn’t keep Speedway and nearly 800 golfers from hitting the links for a good cause: raising money for the Children’s Miracle Network (CMN). The convenience-store and gas-station retailer held its 24th annual Miracle Tournament—the centerpiece of Speedway’s charitable...

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
Hope for the Warriors in-store promotion begins June 6
Nearly 500 Mountain State c-stores, gas stations, grocery stores participate in campaign
C-store chain currently only national convenience-store partner