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Nov 10, 2015, 16:43 ET

Chicago-Area Teachers Explore STEM Education with CITGO and the Ocean Exploration Trust

 More than 30 Chicago-area educators recently gathered at the CITGO Petroleum Corp. Lemont Refinery to take part in the Nautilus Exploration...

Oct 02, 2015, 14:59 ET
A CITGO volunteer carries some of the 65,000 dune grass plugs planted on Constance Beach, Louisiana

CITGO and the Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana Team Up to Restore the Dunes of Cameron Parish Shoreline in Commemoration of Hurricane Rita

 In commemoration of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Rita's landfall on September 24, 2005, CITGO Petroleum Corporation  joined with the...

Sep 24, 2015, 11:42 ET

"In the Eye of the Forgotten Storm" Tells First-Hand Stories of Rebuilding Southwest Louisiana in the Aftermath of Hurricane Rita

 Today, CITGO Petroleum Corporation memorializes the story of CITGO Lake Charles' first responders' efforts to rebuild their community in the...

Sep 18, 2015, 12:43 ET

CITGO Continues its Caring for Our Coast Program as Regional Gulf Coast Sponsor of National Estuaries Week

CITGO Petroleum Corporation is continuing its commitment to coastal restoration by dedicating volunteer hours and donations in support of National...

Sep 16, 2015, 09:25 ET
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CITGO Invites Consumers to Take the 'Ultimate Road Trip' with National Sweepstakes

Road trips are some of the greatest adventures in life, from the places you go to the people you encounter along the way. And CITGO Petroleum...

Sep 01, 2015, 10:16 ET

On 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, CITGO Leads Louisiana Coastal Restoration Efforts

This weekend, CITGO Petroleum Corporation partnered with Restore the Earth Foundation and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries to...

Aug 28, 2015, 14:47 ET

CITGO Commemorates 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

 On Aug. 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall on the Gulf Coast, causing widespread devastation and destruction in its wake. Today, CITGO...

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
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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...