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CITGO Lemont Refinery

The employee-driven CITGO Community Action Team (CCAT) personifies the spirit of volunteerism at the CITGO Lemont Refinery. CCAT members live by the motto of “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” by contributing their time and talents. The team helps local food pantries and women’s shelters by donating time, collecting food and clothing, cleaning up the local communities and assisting with grounds-keeping efforts at the local Cerebral Palsy camp. Refinery employees have helped raise money to benefit the United Way, Muscular Dystrophy Association, the American Cancer Society, the Multiple Sclerosis Society, and other organizations. On average, nearly 300 refinery volunteers donate about 2,500 hours of their time and thousands of dollars to local charitable organizations annually. For more information, please visit

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CITGO Lemont Provides Food, Coats and Toys to Local Families During Holidays
LEMONT, Ill., February 1, 2018 /3BL Media/ - During the recent holiday season and extreme winter weather, the CITGO Lemont Refinery generously supported employee-led initiatives to provide food, clothing and toys to local families. Refinery employees lead an annual food drive prior to Thanksgiving to help local organizations fill their shelves before the holidays. This year, employees donated...
Feb 1, 2018 10:35 AM ET
CITGO Continues Restoration Work in Lemont Quarries
LEMONT, Ill., December 14, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The CITGO Lemont Refinery, in partnership with The Conservation Foundation and the Village of Lemont, continued their environmental restoration project in the Heritage Quarries Recreation Area (HQRA) this past October. Volunteers worked together to remove invasive plant species in visible areas by trimming trees and removing invasive brush. ...
Dec 14, 2017 10:30 AM ET
CITGO Lemont Refinery Brings Bess the Book Bus to Lemont School
LEMONT, Ill., November 21, 2017 /3BL Media/- The CITGO Lemont Refinery and mobile literacy outreach program, Bess the Book Bus, brought the joy of reading to local students at St. Cyril and Methodius School in Lemont during the month of October.  Approximately 105 books were distributed to St. Cyril and Methodius School students. Students were able to pick out their very own book to...
Nov 21, 2017 11:20 AM ET
CITGO Lemont Refinery Partners With the Village of Lemont on Recycling Day
LEMONT, Ill., November 17, 2017 /3BL Media/ - CITGO Lemont Refinery and the Village of Lemont and Lemont Environmental Advisory Commission partnered to host the semi-annual fall Recycling Day on Oct. 14. The event provided an opportunity for community residents to drop off unwanted recyclable items and household waste. The CITGO Lemont...
Nov 17, 2017 10:30 AM ET
CITGO Lemont Refinery Raises Funds to Find a Cure for Muscular Dystrophy
LEMONT, Ill., November 2, 2017 – The CITGO Lemont Refinery is a committed partner of the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) and has raised more than $600,000 for the organization during 2017. Funds raised help underwrite clinical research, assist with medical and rehabilitation costs, and send children affected by neurological diseases to MDA Summer Camp in Hudson, Ill. According to...
Nov 2, 2017 10:30 AM ET