Local CITGO Marketer Raises $40,000 to Benefit Muscular Dystrophy Association
Appleton, Wis, November 19, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On Oct. 23, local CITGO Marketer Garrow Oil Corporation and CITGO Petroleum Corporation sponsored the inaugural Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Toast to Life Gala to honor Jane Vanden Heuvel of Little Chute, who was diagnosed with ALS in 2011, and other ALS families in the community. More than 170 guests, including local news anchor Bill Jartz, joined together to raise $40,000 to fund ALS research.
Local CITGO Marketer Raises $73,000 for Muscular Dystrophy in 2014; $1 Million Since 1989
SHEBOYGAN, Wis., Nov. 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Local CITGO Marketer Quality State Oil (QSO) marked a quarter century supporting the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) by raising $73,000 through events and promotions in 2014. QSO once again teamed up with CITGO Petroleum Corporation, MDA ambassadors and Miss America representatives for in-store campaigns and golf outings to benefit the local Wisconsin chapter of the MDA. Over the last 25 years, QSO has raised $1,000,000 in the fight against neuromuscular diseases.
New York, N.Y., August 25, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On Thursday, July 31, Staten Island, N.Y. CITGO Marketers Capitol Petroleum Group and Certified Gasolines came together to promote and host their first golf tournament benefitting the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). Ten groups played in the tournament at La Touretta Golf Course on Staten Island, raising more than $21,000 for MDA.
Local CITGO Marketer Raises More Than $40,000 for MDA Chapter in Michigan
Sparta, MI, June 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Local CITGO Marketer American Gas and Oil (AGO), with the support of CITGO Petroleum Corporation, raised more than $40,000 for the local Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) chapter during its annual MDA Shamrock campaign. From Feb. 17 through March 24, customers in the area visited local AGO stores and purchased $1 and $5 paper shamrocks, which were displayed around the store as a sign of their commitment to supporting the charity.
Local CITGO Marketer Exceeds Target in Annual MDA Fundraising Campaign
TRUMBULL, CT, May 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Partnering with the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) in the fight against neuromuscular disease since 2003, local CITGO Marketer Consumers Petroleum and its Wheels convenience stores raised nearly $34,000 for MDA in its annual shamrock mobile campaign. During the six-week promotion, Wheels locations and independent dealers across Connecticut, including 11 CITGO-branded locations, encouraged customers to purchase paper shamrock mobiles.
Local CITGO Marketer Helps 14th Annual MDA Jersey Auction Surpass Fundraising Goal
Norfolk, Va., April 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Local CITGO Marketer PAPCO, Inc. and CITGO Petroleum Corporation raised nearly $70,000 during the 14th Annual Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Jersey Auction. Following a Norfolk Admirals’ hockey game at Scope Arena on March 22, PAPCO, CITGO and the Admirals American Hockey League Team auctioned off players’ jerseys to benefit the MDA’s advocacy, awareness and research programs in Central and Southeastern Virginia.
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.
CITGO Marketer's Employees and Customers Beat MDA Fundraising Goal
FORT KENT, Maine, April 11, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- From mid-February to mid-March every year, Daigle Oil Company's DOC's Place CITGO service stations and dealers in Northern and Central Maine rally employees, friends and customers to support the company's annual shamrock campaign to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). This year, Daigle Oil DOC's Place locations and dealers sold $1 and $5 paper shamrock mobiles and transformed windows, walls and doors to match the St. Patrick's Day theme.
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.