Fulfilling Lives Every Day, by Building Stronger Communities
2014 is a milestone year for Wawa, marking its 50th anniversary in retail. It’s also the year we launch The Wawa Foundation Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation founded by Wawa, Inc. that allows us to fulfill lives and support communities in more extensive ways than ever. The goal of Wawa and The Wawa Foundation is to commit $50 million in the next five years to causes in support of Health, Hunger and Everyday Heroes. We invite you to learn more about The Wawa Foundation and become a part of the Wawa Way.
Committing $50 Million in Five Years to Health, Hunger and Everyday Heroes
Featured Charity Campaign:
Wawa Partners with JDRF
Over the past 20 years, Wawa associates and customers have helped to raise millions of dollars to support JDRF and type 1 diabetes research.
Each year, Wawa teams up with the Liberty USO for an annual tradition known as Operation Taste of Home.
Since Wawa opened its first store in 1964, community relationships have been at the heart of Wawa’s purpose – from championing important causes, to in-store fundraising, to Wawa associates volunteering at community events. As we continue this tradition of giving back to the communities Wawa serves, The Wawa Foundation will focus its giving on three main areas:
to Our Goal
The Wawa Foundation will support the communities that Wawa serves in a variety of ways from financial grants and in-store fundraising to associate volunteers. Learn about how Wawa and The Wawa Foundation support communities and the impact we are having in your community, and see our progress toward our goal of giving $50 million in five years.