Kangaroo Express convenience stores on Hilton Head Island and in Beaufort are having celebrations Friday for their newly upgraded appearances and are giving away money to local charities.
The celebrations will be from 4 to 8 p.m. at the store at the 290 Robert Smalls Parkway in Beaufort and the store at 1 Gumtree Road on Hilton Head Island.
A $2,500 donation to Citizens Opposed to Domestic Abuse of South Carolina will be presented at the Beaufort event. A $1,250 donation to local chapters of the Boys & Girls Club will be presented at the Hilton Head event, according to a company news release.
In all, the company, which upgraded 11 stores in Beaufort County, will donate $10,000 to local charities, including Bluffton Self Help, The Deep Well Project and HELP of Beaufort.
Details: www.kangarooexpress.com; also, on Twitter and Facebook.