7-Eleven® Hands Out FREE Water, Ice, Snacks and Hand Sanitizer to Those Affected by Hurricane Laura

7-Eleven sends 3,200 cases of water and 3,200 bags of ice to help Lake Charles citizens affected by the storm

Lake Charles, LA (Sept. 3) – On Friday, Sept. 4, 7-Eleven Inc. will donate 3,200 cases of water, 3,200 bags of ice, snacks and hand sanitizer bottles to Lake Charles citizens affected by Hurricane Laura. FREE water, ice, snacks and hand sanitizer will be available at a local Stripes® store and FREE while supplies last.

7-Eleven stands ready to help the communities we serve recover from Hurricane Laura and support those in need during this difficult time. 7-Eleven, a dedicated American Red Cross National Disaster Responder member, donates a minimum of $250,000 annually.

WHAT: FREE water, ice, snack and hand sanitizer (while supplies last, limitations apply)

WHEN: Friday, Sept. 4 at 1 p.m.

WHERE: 3201 Gerstner Memorial Dr Lake Charles, LA 70601

MEDIA: For more information, please contact Corporate Communications at media@7-11.com

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About 7-Eleven, Inc.
7‑Eleven, Inc. is the premier name and largest chain in the convenience-retailing industry. Based in Irving, Texas, 7‑Eleven operates, franchises and/or licenses more than 66,000 stores in 17 countries, including 11,800 in North America. Known for its iconic brands such as Slurpee®, Big Bite® and Big Gulp®, 7-Eleven has expanded into high-quality salads, side dishes, cut fruit and protein boxes, as well as pizza, chicken wings, cheeseburgers and hot chicken sandwiches. 7-Eleven offers customers industry-leading private brand products under the 7-Select® brand including healthy options, decadent treats and everyday favorites, at an outstanding value. Customers also count on 7-Eleven for bill payments, self-service lockers and other convenient services. Find out more online at www.7-Eleven.com, via the 7Rewards® customer loyalty platform on the 7-Eleven mobile app, or on social media at FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

About Stripes

Owned and operated by 7-Eleven, Inc., Laredo Taco Company® is an authentic Mexican quick-service restaurant with locations in more than 500 Stripes and 7-Eleven® stores. Based in Irving, Texas, 7-Eleven operates, franchises and/or licenses more than 69,000 stores in 17 countries, including 11,800 in North America, making it the world’s largest chain in the convenience retailing industry.

About 7-Eleven Cares Foundation

As a member of the American Red Cross Disaster Responder Program, 7-Eleven Cares Foundation makes an annual contribution to the Red Cross in advance of disasters, powering the organization with strong infrastructure, trained volunteers, innovative technology and critical resources necessary to provide relief and support to those in crisis. This pre-investment ensures the Red Cross is prepared to immediately meet the needs of people affected by disasters big and small, anytime and anywhere across the U.S. For more information, visit redcross.org.