Muscular Dystrophy Association benefits from convenience store Shamrock fundraiser.
Minit Mart, with store locations in Kentucky and Tennessee, raised $42,900 in donations from its customers and employees for MDA during its annual shamrock fundraising campaign.
“The Minit Mart customers and dedicated employees make this annual campaign a resounding success each year,” shared Tom O’Brien, president and CEO of TravelCenters of America LLC, operator of the Minit Mart chain of stores.
Minit Mart gave out paper shamrocks to employees and customers, who made donations, to put their name on and display in the stores. The St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser helps MDA assist people with muscle diseases.
TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, operates 31 gasoline/convenience stores in Kentucky and Tennessee under the Minit Mart brand name. TravelCenters also is a leading travel center business in 43 states and Canada operating under the TA and Petro Stopping Centers brands.