Milwaukee Area CITGO Stations Support Local Children in Need with Toys for Tots Donations
Nov 23, 2010
MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Nov. 23, 2010 – Forty-four CITGO gas stations across southeastern Wisconsin are joining together this holiday season to light up the lives of children in need. In partnership with local radio station FM 106.1, participating CITGO stations will be collecting toys from Nov. 22 to Dec. 12 in support of Toys for Tots. Individuals from across the community are invited to drop off new, unwrapped toys at participating CITGO locations to help make the holidays brighter for thousands of local children.
“The ongoing support of children and families in
Continuing its seven year partnership, southeastern Wisconsin CITGO marketers and retailers, local radio station FM 106.1 and the United States Marine Corps Reserve will collect new toys and games to raise cheer for needy children across the community. With the generous support of customers, friends and neighbors across the region, Wisconsin CITGO retailers provide thousands of toys to area families each year.
“This is the perfect opportunity to assist families in need and help them find joy this holiday season,” said Dan Besch, brand, wholesale operations and marketing manager with Garrow Oil Company. “As a local business based in
The idea of giving back to those in need through Fueling Good and other CITGO programs is a core value of CITGO and is aligned with the social development principles of its shareholder, Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A., the national oil company of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. Wisconsin CITGO marketers and retailers, operating more than 300 gas stations in Wisconsin, are proud to lead the effort for the Toys for Tots collection and encourage everyone to give whatever they can in support of children in need.
For a full list of participating locally owned CITGO stations and to find the drop off point closest to you visit www.fm106.com/pages/stationevents.html. For more information on additional ways that CITGO makes a difference in
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For more information visit www.CITGO.com