CITGO and Bess the Book Bus Help Advance Literacy and Change Lives for Children

CITGO and Bess the Book Bus Help Advance Literacy and Change Lives for Children

CITGO sponsors Bess the Book Bus, a national mobile literacy outreach program dedicated to making books available to underprivileged and underserved children and families in the United States. Jennifer Frances, the founder of Bess the Book Bus, drives her bus across the country to visit schools, community centers, shelters, and after-school programs. Since its founding in 2002, Bess the Book Bus serves more than 25,000 children and gives away more than 50,000 books in dozens of states across the USA each year. For more information, please visit http://bessthebookbus.org/.

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Local CITGO Marketer and Retailer to Host Bess the Book Bus Free Book Giveaway in Green Bay on Monday
Green Bay, Wis., May 4, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Some Green Bay area children can pick out a free book on Monday, May 4 when Bess the Book Bus stops at the Encompass Cornerstone Center from 2:00PM-4:00PM and Literacy Green Bay from 6:00PM-7:30PM, courtesy of CITGO, Astor Park CITGO and U.S. Venture.  Miss Wisconsin, Raeanna Johnson, will also...
May 4, 2015 6:20 PM ET
Local CITGO Station Owners to Host Bess the Book Bus Free Book Giveaway in Grafton and Cedarburg on Saturday
CEDARBURG, Wis., April 28, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Local children can pick out a free book this Saturday when Bess the Book Bus makes stops at CITGO Super Sales in Grafton and Cedarburg.  Tom Gall, co-owner of the CITGO branded location, along with his brothers Doug and Ron, arranged for the book distribution event.   Bess the Book Bus...
Apr 28, 2015 11:05 AM ET
CITGO Supports Children’s Literacy with Bess the Book Bus Sponsorship
Houston, April 20, 2015 /3BL Media/ – More than 60,000 books will again be distributed to 25,000 children in underserved communities this year, thanks to Bess the Book Bus and CITGO Petroleum Corporation. The mobile literacy program kicks off its national tour on April 20 in Lake Charles, Louisiana, and will continue during the year with stops in Arkansas, Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota,...
Apr 20, 2015 11:30 AM ET
Bess The Book Bus and CITGO Promote Literacy in Indiana
Bloomington, Ind. July 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Mobile literacy program and CITGO Fueling Good winner Bess the Book Bus continued its national tour with stops across Indiana in May. Bess, with support from local CITGO Marketers Freedom Oil Company and C&S Inc., delivered free books and promoted childhood literacy by reading aloud to pre...
Jul 9, 2014 10:00 AM ET
Bess the Book Bus and CITGO Distribute Books to Children in Scranton
Scranton, Pa., July 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Mobile literacy program Bess the Book Bus recently visited three locally owned CITGO locations near Scranton, Pa. as part of a national tour to provide books to underprivileged children. CITGO Marketers Santarelli & Sons Oil Company, Prit Petroleum and Fleet Transport welcomed Bess May 26-28...
Jul 8, 2014 10:10 AM ET

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