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03/30/2023 CITGO Team Makes a Splash at Polar Plunge for Special Olympics

CITGO Lemont Refinery employees made a big splash at the 2023 Polar Plunge at the Braidwood Recreation Club. The CITGO team, along with a corporate donation, raised a total of $14,353 for Special...

Categories: Lemont
03/28/2023 CITGO Lemont Refinery Holds Annual MDA Shamrock Bowl

CITGO Lemont Refinery recently held its 12th annual MDA Shamrock Bowl at Bowlero in Romeoville. A total of 288 bowlers from 63 companies came out to support the event which raised $144,560 for...

Categories: Lemont
02/13/2023 CITGO Partners with Will County Habitat for Humanity on Home in Lockport

Will County Habitat for Humanity and the CITGO Lemont Refinery recently presented a Habitat family with the keys to their new home located in Lockport, Ill. "CITGO is proud to have partnered with Habitat for Humanity...

Categories: Lemont
12/22/2022 CITGO Lemont Refinery Awards First Responder Grants

For the second year in a row, CITGO Lemont Refinery is awarding first responder grants as part of a new program. The CAER First Responder Grant Program was created in 2021 by the CITGO Community...

Categories: Lemont
12/21/2022 CITGO Makes Leadership Appointments

CITGO Petroleum Corporation named Jim Cristman Vice President and General Manager Lemont Refinery and named Dennis Willig Vice President and General Manager Corpus Christi Refinery. This change is...

Categories: Corpus Christi, Lemont, Personnel
11/21/2022 CITGO Lemont Refinery Holds Annual Employee Giving Campaign for United Way

CITGO Lemont Refinery recently held their annual employee giving campaign for United Way of Will County. A total of $182,778 was raised by more than 530 CITGO employees, including support from the...

Categories: Lemont
04/05/2022 CITGO Team Takes the Plunge for Special Olympics Illinois

LEMONT, Ill.—March 29, 2022— Employees from CITGO Lemont Refinery recently braved the frigid temperatures during the 2022 Polar Plunge at the Braidwood Recreation Club in support of Special...

Categories: Lemont
03/15/2022 CITGO Lemont Refinery Receives Large Business of the Year Award

LEMONT, Ill.—March 15, 2022—CITGO Lemont Refinery has been named Large Business of the Year by the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry. CITGO was presented with the award at the...

Categories: Lemont
02/25/2022 CITGO Lemont Refinery Makes Donation to Greater Joliet Area YMCA

The CITGO Lemont Refinery presented the Greater Joliet Area YMCA with a generous $7,500 donation at the Galowich Family YMCA on Houbolt Road in Joliet.

Categories: Lemont
02/22/2022 CITGO Lemont Refinery Partners with American Red Cross

The CITGO Lemont Refinery recently presented The American Red Cross with a $5,000 donation. According to Dennis Willig, CITGO Lemont Vice President and General Manager, “We are excited to partner with great organizations like the Red Cross that allow us to help our neighbors in need.”

Categories: Lemont
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