Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund
7‑Eleven is a national sponsor of the Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund, a nonprofit organization with a mission to give back to veterans who served honorably in any branch of the U.S. armed forces, and to spouses and children of veterans in need of financial support to further their education. The Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund is committed to providing support to those most affected by the global war on terror through college scholarships and grants, financial aid for professional certification programs and non-degree programs, educational career counseling, and mentorship.
The George W. Bush Presidential Center
7‑Eleven is a founding and sustaining partner of the Center and contributed to its Military Service Initiative. In addition, the company supports the Center’s annual events such as the Warrior 100 Bike Ride and Warrior Open Golf Tournament with product donations.
7‑Eleven is a founding contributor to Warrior Gateway, a nonprofit that supports active, retired, and veteran military personnel and their families by connecting them with federal, state, and local government programs and nonprofit organizations in their communities.
7‑Eleven partnered with the USO to support the well-being of active military through the promotional program Operation: Thank You, which:
- Enlisted 7‑Eleven customers in showing their support for U.S. troops by making a donation to the USO at participating 7‑Eleven stores to support Operation USO Care Package, a program that provides care packages to troops serving overseas.
- Deployed a brigade of Slurpee-mobiles that fanned out across the country, taking America’s favorite frozen carbonated drink to troops and their families stationed at 10 U.S. military bases.
- Offered a special Slurpee® salute to active, veteran, and retired U.S. military personnel and their immediate families with free small Slurpee drinks.