Greenville, S.C. – June 27, 2019 – SPINX, the Greenville, S.C.-based fuel and convenience retail company, is pleased to announce that it raised $362,200.00 for the March of Dimes, surpassing its record last year of $334,451.00.
L-R: Laura Goodwin – Executive Director, March of Dimes; Stan Storti – President, SPINX Co.; Aaron Welter – Territory Manager, SPINX Co.; Katie Peden – Senior Development Manager, March of Dimes
“I am thrilled with the effort of the entire SPINX team, our loyal customers and business partners for encouraging this year’s campaign and making it a great success,” said SPINX President, Stan Storti, who also served as the 2018 Chairman for the Greenville March of Dimes – March for Babies. “Our job has always been more than simply raising funds to support the March of Dimes, but also to generate awareness to the organization’s efforts in aiding in the overall health and well-being of moms and their babies.”
In addition to the company campaign, SPINX donated a year of free gas to recognize the hard work and dedication of individuals who raised significant funds during the March for Babies. SPINX presented Donna Hammett with a year of free gas in recognition of her passionate work and commitment to the cause. Hammett works for Dixon Hughes Goodman and was a part of one of the March of Dimes top ten teams. She raised over $1,200 for the 2019 campaign.
Throughout the 10 years SPINX has supported March of Dimes, it has raised more than $1,000,000. As a community-centric business, SPINX is dedicated to supporting local organizations that focus on improving the lives of children in the communities they serve. The money raised each year during the March for Babies campaign helps area moms have healthier pregnancies, assists families with newborns in the Intensive Care Units, and helps fund research to fight birth defects and premature birth.
Founded in 1972 in Greenville, S.C., The SPINX Company operates nearly 80 convenience retail stores throughout South Carolina, and with approximately 1,400 employees, it is the largest privately-held retailer headquartered in the state. SPINX is committed to making life easier by fulfilling people’s everyday needs with fresh, on-the-go food, beverages and other convenience products delivered in a safe, clean and friendly environment. Through the SPINX Xtras Loyalty program and the SPINX mobile app, the company offers its loyal customers savings on fuel and special promotions.
For more information about SPINX or the SPINX Xtras program, visit the company’s website at www.spinx.com.