CPG marks its' 5th year with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
October 20, 2016
For the past five years, Capitol Petroleum Group has served as a sponsor and participated with a walk team for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Light the Night Walk. The Light the Night walk is a benefit to fund a research for blood cancer cures. Each year the team grows in number and personal fundraising goals to help raise as many funds as possible for LLS.
This year, our corporate sponsorship and the walkers’ fundraising contributed almost $8,000 to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The walk was held Saturday, October 15th 2015 at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C. Thousands turned out to support LLS with an evening full of games, food, and fundraising. To learn more about the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and how you can be involved in their Annual Light the Night Walk, please visit their website here.
CPG celebrates a 'Summer of Plenti'
September 01, 2016
Throughout this past summer, Capitol Petroleum Group held events at various ExxonMobil gas stations to help promote and register customers to the Plenti loyalty program. We partnered with top radio personality Shack-Nd-Pack to engage customers about how they can earn points on fuel and c-store purchases with their Plenti card and redeem those points in the future to potentially get free gas and other rewrads through participating retailers. This innovative program is first of it's kind with a coalition of retailers such as American Express, Macy's, Nationwide Insurance, and Enterprise. To learn more about the Plenti loyalty program check it out here.
Salvation Army Angel Tree Program
December 18, 2015
Every year the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program provides
a holiday helping hand to over 6,000 families in the Washington metro
area. This year with less than a week
before the donation day around $20,000 in gifts were stolen from the DC
Salvation Army. Capitol Petroleum Group
is proud to be part of a community that stepped up and rose over $40,000 to
replace the gifts in such a short notice.
Pictured below are some of the sponsors and gifts.
CPG nominates District of Columbia College Access Program (DC-CAP) to receive ExxonMobil Corporation
December 04, 2015
Every year the ExxonMobil Foundation awards grants to organizations that are nominated by branded wholesalers in different markets throughout the U.S. The organizations that are nominated are focused on providing educational services and support within their community, especially through STEM programs. This year, Capitol Petroleum Group, nominated DC-College Access Program (CAP) and was able to award $4,000 towards scholarships for graduating high school students. DC-CAP is committed to providing services to high school students from public and public-charter schools, regardless of academic history, income, and personal history. Also, they continue to provide support to the students for up to five years after the graduate from high school. To learn more about DC-CAP visit their site here.
CPG sponsored team at the Nation's Triathlon
November 04, 2015
The Nation's Triathlon is an annual event that benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The event features a relay course consisting of a 1.5k swim in the Potomac River, 40k bike course throughout the city and a 10k run around historical landmarks. CPG helped sponsor a local relay team consisting of local athletes and Howard University students. The team had a successful finish in the race coming in fifth in their division. to learn more about the Nation's Triathlon visit their site here
CPG at the 4th Annual CITGO/MDA Linden Terminal Classic
October 01, 2015
CITGO and the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) held their 4th Annual Golf Tournament hosted by Linden Terminal in New Jersey. The event was held at the beautiful Wild Turkey Golf Course at Crystal Springs Resort in Hamburg, NJ. CITGO Wholesalers, vendors, and retailers all came together to sponsor and support the event with all the proceeds going to MDA. CPG served as a Drives for the Cure Sponsor and sent a foursome to play in the tournament. It was a successful event with clear skies, dozes of teams competing on a beautiful course in support of an important cause! To learn more about MDA check them out here.
CPG Celebrates Shell Duke Street Re-Grand Opening!
September 01, 2015
Capitol Petroleum Group partnered with WPGC for a re-grand
opening station event at the 2922 Duke Street Shell Station in Alexandria, Virginia. Customers participated in Fuel Rewards
Network contests and learned a lot about a great program. Capitol Petroleum Group employees handed out
ice cream, FRN reward cards, discount coupons along with assorted Shell
merchandise. Gas was also sold at a
discount bringing in drivers from all over the metro area to learn about Shell’s
new V-Power Nitro Plus gasoline and the Fuel Rewards Network program. To
learn more about Shell’s new V-Power Nitro Plus gasoline, please visit here.
CPG sponsored local Virginia Glory Elite Softball team scores high at Nationals!
August 18, 2015
The Virginia Glory Elite girls softball team traveled to the PGF Nationals at Huntington Beach in Irvine, California. Capitol Petroleum Group has been a long-time supporter of the local all-girls softball team and is excited to see the Glory-Mertz 16U's go 8-2 overall at PGF Nationals and finish as the highest finishing team in the East region for the second year in a row! Wins came over: SoCal Athletics, LA Marucci Patriots, Cal Grapettes, Texas Glory, Cal Crusiers, CA Valley Stompers, AZ Impact and KC Peppers. Dating back to last summer, the team's overall PGF Nationals record is 14-4 (6-0 in pool play). To read more about the program, the teams, the players, and the coaches, please go here.
CPG at the #PlentiTogether Concert!
July 22, 2015
To celebrate the new innovative coalition loyalty program, Plenti, a fun concert was held with major artists Nick Jonas, Keith Urban and Pitbull at the legendary Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. The #PlentiTogether concert was held with hundreds of Plenti members in attendance and many more were able to sign-up on the spot in the ballroom. Learn more about this new US-based loyalty program and sign up today!