Romeoville, Ill., April 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ ─ On March 13, 306 CITGO Lemont Refinery employees and contractors raised more than $80,000 at the Fourth Annual Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Shamrock Bowl. Held at Brunswick Zone in Romeoville, Ill., the event benefits the MDA and its muscular dystrophy advocacy, awareness, research and support services for families in Illinois. CITGO has proudly supported the MDA for the past 28 years and is MDA’s largest corporate sponsor.
Local CITGO Marketer Raises More Than $32,000 for Muscular Dystrophy Association
Sheboygan, Wis., April 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Local CITGO Marketer Quality State Oil and CITGO Petroleum Corporation raised more than $32,000 to support the local Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) chapter during this year’s Q Mart Shamrocks Against Dystrophy campaign. From Feb. 1 through March 17, customers visited 18 participating Q Mart stations in the Sheboygan area to purchase paper shamrocks which were posted around the store as a sign of their commitment to the cause.
CITGO Retailer Plans Special Promotions on Opening Day
Montrose, Pa., April 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ – CITGO Retailer Pump-n-Pantry is partnering with the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission (PFBC) to thank loyal customers and to keep trout anglers coming back. On April 12, the opening day of trout fishing season, 17 Pump-n-Pantry locations in Pennsylvania’s Northern Tier, including four CITGO-branded stations, will offer free fresh-brewed coffee, hot chocolate or cappuccino to each customer who visits the store and displays an official 2014 Pennsylvania fishing license.
The CITGO Fueling Good Road Trip Continues Its Quest For All Things Good
HOUSTON, March 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Who's up for a road trip? But not just any road trip, a journey across this wonderfully wide-ranging land to celebrate people doing good in their local communities.
CLARKSDALE, Miss., March 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation today announced the Spring Initiative of Clarksdale, Miss. as a 2013 Fall Fueling Good winner. The Coahoma County organization will receive $5,000 in CITGO Gift Cards to supply student transportation to the after-school program for at-risk middle school students.
Local CITGO Retailer Raises $1 Million for MDA Chapters Across the Region
Erie, Pa., March 18, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On Feb. 28, local CITGO Retailer Country Fair, Inc. hit a major fundraising milestone by raising $1 million for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Bill Donor, a regular customer at the Country Fair location on Peach St. in Erie, Pa., purchased a paper shamrock as part of the CITGO Retailer’s 11th Annual ‘Make a Muscle, Make a Difference’ shamrock campaign and his donation pushed the company’s total amount raised to $1 million.
Annual Program Will Raise Funds for Local Food Pantries
HOMER, Mich., March 6, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- PS Food Mart Charities is proud to announce the launch of thefifth annual "Fight Hunger Give Hope" campaign in support of local food banks. From March 3 through March 16, 31 participating PS Food Mart stores in Michigan and Ohio will join together with a goal to raise more than $50,000 to help local food banks feed families in need across the region.
BRONX, N.Y., Feb. 26, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The Simón Bolívar Foundation, the charitable organization of CITGO Petroleum Corporation, is accepting letters of interest for grants from qualifying organizations that offer services to South Bronx residents in the areas of education, environment, healthy living and arts and culture. Eligible 501 (c)(3) organizations can apply online at the Foundation’s website: www.simonbolivarfoundation.org. Applications must be received by March 27, 2014.