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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Bess the Book Bus and Citgo Promote Literacy in Weston
Weston, WI, June 9, 2014 /3BL Media/ – As part of its national tour, mobile literacy program Bess the Book Bus stopped at the Callon Quik Mart CITGO station on May 10, delivering free books and helping promote childhood literacy by reading aloud to pre-K and kindergarten students in Weston. More than 1,000 free books were given to the...
Jun 9, 2014 10:15 AM ET
CITGO Proud to Help Refuel Bess the Book Bus for 2014 Tour
HOUSTON, Jan. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation...
Jan 23, 2014 11:35 AM ET
Bess’ Little Angels are Fueling Good in Scranton, PA
Scranton, Pa., Jan. 7, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Local CITGO Marketer Santarelli & Sons Oil Company Inc. teamed up with CITGO Fueling Good winner Bess the Book Bus and Miss Pennsylvania 2013, Annie Rosellini, to benefit the local Scranton, Pa. community. On Thursday, Dec. 19, Ken Santarelli, Santarelli & Sons operations...
Jan 7, 2014 12:55 PM ET
CITGO and Bess the Book Bus Promote Literacy At Three Saline Schools
SALINE, Mich., June 5, 2013 / 3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- Bess the Book Bus and CITGO recently visited three Saline, Mich. schools to celebrate literacy and distribute 1,600 free books. More than 1,100 students at Harvest, Heritage and Pleasant Ridge elementary schools picked out their very own books to keep. This...
Jun 5, 2013 8:05 AM ET
Bess the Book Bus Wraps Up 2013 Michigan Road Trip
May 31, 2013 /3BL Media/ - During the week of May 26th, Bess the Book Bus made its way back to Michigan, with support from CITGO. Bess made stops at Harvest Elementary, Heritage Elementary and Pleasant Ridge Elementary in Saline, where more than 1,100 students were invited to pick out their very own new book to take home. This year’s visit also included read-aloud sessions for...
May 31, 2013 6:15 PM ET

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