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Aug 27, 2015, 08:00 ET

CITGO Donation Funds New Playground for New Orleans Children

Today, New Orleans children are receiving a new playground in Eastshore Park as part of a donation from CITGO Petroleum Corporation to KaBOOM!, a...

Jul 20, 2015, 09:00 ET

CITGO Welcomes Bronx Youth Orchestra Back from Venezuela

 CITGO has proudly welcomed home a delegation of 40 orchestra students who it sponsored to participate in musical activities celebrating the...

Jul 15, 2015, 11:27 ET

CITGO Leads Preservation Effort at Hans and Pat Suter Park

CITGO Petroleum Corporation recently led a volunteer restoration and clean-up project to beautify Hans and Pat Suter Park in Corpus Christi. The...

Jul 09, 2015, 11:18 ET

CITGO Partners With Village Of Lemont and Local Schools to Clean-Up Local Quarries

 The CITGO Lemont refinery recently sponsored a clean-up day at the Lemont Heritage Quarry. The event saw more than 150 volunteers from CITGO,...

Jun 24, 2015, 11:13 ET

Corpus Christi Educators Experience Inaugural Nautilus Exploration Program CITGO STEM Academy

 A group of 30 local educators participated in the inaugural Nautilus Exploration Program CITGO STEM Academy held on Monday, June 22 and...

Jun 19, 2015, 12:16 ET
Pictured are King Milling, Chairman of the America's WETLAND Foundation (left) and Rafael Gomez, CITGO vice president of strategic shareholder relations, government and public affairs of CITGO.

CITGO Supports America's WETLAND Foundation with Lafourche Parish Shoreline Restoration

 Marking the start of the 2015 hurricane season and commemorating the 10th anniversary of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, CITGO Petroleum...

Jun 11, 2015, 12:38 ET
CITGO and CBBEP volunteers restore coastal habitats by planting native trees

CITGO Continues Coastal Restoration Effort in Corpus Christi

 On June 2, CITGO Petroleum Corporation together with the Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program (CBBEP) hosted a coastal restoration effort...

Jun 03, 2015, 15:24 ET
Ocean Exploration Trust conducts ship tours sponsored by CITGO onboard Exploration Vessel Nautilus

CITGO and Ocean Exploration Trust Continue to Promote STEM Education By Opening the Doors of the Exploration Vessel (E/V) Nautilus to Louisiana and Texas Schools

CITGO Petroleum Corporation welcomed four educators from CITGO refinery communities participating in the Ocean Exploration Trust's (OET) 2015...

Jun 01, 2015, 13:41 ET
CITGO Volunteers Restore the Florida Gulf Coast

CITGO Continues Gulf Coast Restoration Efforts with Tampa Bay Watch and the Southwest Florida Water Management District

 Approximately 100 volunteers gathered at Tampa Bay's largest wetland restoration site on Saturday, May 16 to plant native salt marsh to...

May 20, 2015, 10:58 ET
Pictured from left, Peter Lidiak, Pipeline Director, API; Glenn Hilman, Terminals and Pipelines General Manager, CITGO Petroleum Corp.; and Craig Pierson, Chairman of API's Pipeline Subcommittee.

CITGO Recognized with API Pipeline Occupational Safety Award for 6th Year in a Row

 The CITGO Pipeline Company has been recognized for its outstanding performance with the 2014 Pipeline Occupational Safety Performance Award,...

May 13, 2015, 09:00 ET
CITGO Special Olympics Logo

CITGO Announces Expanded Partnership with Special Olympics

 With a long history supporting the Special Olympics, CITGO Petroleum Corporation is this year's official fuel sponsor of the Unified Relay...

Jan 22, 2015, 17:22 ET

CITGO, Harris County Sheriff's Office Join Forces Once Again to Improve High School Attendance

 CITGO Petroleum Corporation and the Harris County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) have  launched the 2015 campaign of the "Kindling Young Minds"...

Nov 17, 2014, 14:21 ET

CITGO And The Alliance for the Great Lakes Adopt-a-Beach™

On Thursday, November 6, CITGO Petroleum Corporation (CITGO), in collaboration with the Alliance for the Great Lakes, hosted a community wide...

Sep 17, 2014, 09:25 ET

Two CITGO Terminals in Ohio Sponsor Sporting Clay Shootout to Benefit Local MDA

 On Aug. 20, CITGO Petroleum Corporation employees from the CITGO terminals in Columbus and Dayton launched the inaugural Sporting Clay...

Aug 29, 2014, 13:06 ET
CITGO Petroleum Corporation, the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana and Audubon Nature Institute conducted an all-day wetland restoration project at the Audubon Louisiana Nature Center. (PRNewsFoto/CITGO Petroleum Corporation)

CITGO Commemorates Anniversary Of Hurricanes Katrina And Rita With Event To Restore New Orleans Wetlands

 On August 29, CITGO Petroleum Corporation, in partnership with the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana (CRCL) and Audubon Nature Institute,...

Aug 05, 2014, 09:23 ET

CITGO Recognized by AFPM with Nine Awards for 2013 Safety Achievements

 CITGO Petroleum Corporation registered an outstanding safety performance in 2013 with its total recordable incident rate (TRIR) being less...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:45 ET

Flash Market And CITGO Petroleum Raise Funds For Muscular Dystrophy Association

 Local CITGO Marketer Flash Market, Inc. and CITGO Petroleum Corporation have teamed up to support the first annual Lander's Harley-Davidson...

Jun 30, 2014, 09:45 ET

CITGO And Six Flags Are Fueling Good With Summer Discounts And Exclusive Perks

 CITGO Petroleum Corporation and its local CITGO Marketers in Wisconsin and Illinois are giving loyal customers discounts on park admission to...

May 21, 2014, 09:45 ET

CITGO and the Harris County Sheriff's Office Work to Motivate Local Students and Improve School Attendance

 CITGO Petroleum Corporation and the Harris County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) are proud to announce the second installment of the "Kindling Young...

Mar 14, 2014, 12:10 ET
Lloyd C. Bird High School teacher Amanda Simon and her ninth-grade students receive their CITGO Fueling Education prize from CITGO Region Manager Arnold Walton in Chesterfield County, Va.  (PRNewsFoto/CITGO Petroleum Corporation)

Petroleum Marketers, Inc. and CITGO Help Lloyd C. Bird High School Fuel Education

Local CITGO Marketer Petroleum Marketers, Inc. (PMI) and CITGO Petroleum Corporation presented Amanda Simon, a ninth-grade teacher at Lloyd C. Bird...