Hugs for Hospice, Around the Tiers

By WBNG News

November 12, 2012 Updated Nov 12, 2012 at 6:08 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) What if you could donate to hospice programs and get a "hug" in the process? Lindsay Meehan was in the studio to tell us all about 'Hugs for Hospice."

The Convenience Store Division of the Mirabito Family of Companies will help support local Hospice Chapters by participating in the "Hugs for Hospice" campaign in recognition and support of November as "National Hospice Month."

Beginning October 31st and continuing through Friday, December 2nd, Mirabito, Quickway and Convenience Express stores will be selling "Hugs" for $1. All funds raised will help support the programs and services of area Hospices and the patients and families for which they make life easier.

Mirabito, Quickway and Convenience Express convenience stores are part of the Mirabito Family of Companies which also includes Mirabito Energy Products, Old Road Truck Repair and the Rewards Plus customer loyalty program. Mirabito's corporate offices are located in The MetroCenter, Binghamton, NY.