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2013-11-25 12:23:20

LEMONT, Ill., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The CITGO Lemont Refinery donated $201,765.60 to the United Way of Will County, surpassing their fundraising goal by more than $9,000. The money was raised during the 2013 "Give Your Share to Show You Care" Workplace Campaign, by more than 570 CITGO employees, including support from the United Steel Workers Union (USW) and matching funds from CITGO Petroleum Corporation. The proceeds directly benefit the United Way of Will County, which...

2013-11-05 12:23:00

Local CITGO Marketers Help Fund Revitalization Efforts for Eight Mile Corridor DETROIT, Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation, along with local CITGO Marketers Barrick Enterprises and Knight Enterprises, came together to support the Eight Mile Boulevard Association's (8MBA) ninth annual golf outing, held Sept. 20 at the Whispering Willows Golf Course in Livonia, Mich. The event raises money to clean-up the area along Detroit's Eight Mile Boulevard. "For the last...

2013-10-28 16:22:22

Bess the Book Bus Donates 900 Books, Miss Virginia and Miss Virginia Outstanding Teen 2013 Promote Issues Awareness VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Local CITGO Marketer PAPCO Inc. sponsored the 40th Annual Virginia Beach Neptune Festival, which took place Sept. 27 - 29. Also participating on behalf of CITGO were Bess the Book Bus, Miss Virginia and Miss Virginia Outstanding Teen, who brought books and music to the event. (Photo:...

2013-10-17 12:22:53

Local CITGO Marketer Raises More Than $28,000 for Mid-South MDA WEST MEMPHIS, Ark., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Local CITGO Marketer Flash Market and CITGO Petroleum Corporation joined forces to raise more than $28,000 to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA). One hundred thirty-three people gathered at the Tunica National Golf Course on Sept. 9 for the 15(th) annual Flash Market CITGO Golf Classic. "For 15 years, we have enjoyed being a part of this worthy cause,"...

2013-10-11 12:22:11

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, Oct. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its Corpus Christi Refinery announced today the grantees of the second annual Hands for Hillcrest program. Ten local non-profit organizations will receive grants to support a range of programs for residents of the Hillcrest community, including access to healthy food, child care for low-income families, home weatherization services, and services to students who are at risk for academic and/or behavioral...

2013-10-09 16:21:10

HOUSTON, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation has entered an agreement with the State of Louisiana and other companies to conduct a portion of environmental remediation measures in the Bayou d'Inde, an estuary of the Calcasieu River. The agreement comes as a result of cooperation with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) and other companies since EPA initiated a broad investigation of conditions in the...

2013-10-01 08:24:17

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third time in two years, volunteers from CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its Lubricant Blending and Packaging Plant in Oklahoma City helped beautify and enhance the living conditions for the local community. On Saturday, Aug. 10, 18 CITGO employees and family members converged on the Culbertson's East Highland neighborhood to do a mass makeover of a severely neglected area. (Photo:...

2013-09-25 12:21:41

Local CITGO Marketer Helps Community Honor Grayling High School Golf Team GRAYLING, Mich., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and Fick & Sons Inc. helped 148 members of the Grayling community raise money to benefit local scholarship awards and pay tribute to the Grayling High School golf team, which recently lost a teammate and coach in a car accident. The 7(th) Annual Irv McIsaac Memorial Golf Outing, held on Aug. 24 at the Grayling Country Club, raised...

2013-09-18 12:24:19

KINGSTON, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CITGO Petroleum Corporation and local CITGO Marketer, Warex Terminals Corporation, held two Customer Appreciation Days Aug. 24 - 25 at the Caldor Plaza CITGO station in Kingston, N.Y. More than 2,500 people participated in the weekend's events, which included music, food, and giveaways. The station also offered five cents off each gallon of gas during the festivities, selling nearly 10,000 gallons in one day. (Photo:...

2013-09-17 16:21:26

39,000 CFL Bulbs to be Distributed to Low-Income Families NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives of CITGO Petroleum Corporation were joined by hundreds of Bronx residents today to celebrate the 2013 edition of the CITGO-Venezuela Energy Efficient Lighting Program (EELP) at the Bronx Spanish Evangelical Church in the Bronx. CITGO and its community partner, Northwest Bronx Community & Clergy Coalition, will provide 39,000 compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulbs to...