CPG marks its' 5th year with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

 

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's Summer of Customer Appreciation Events

 

Capitol Petroleum Group held numerous customer appreciation events at various stations in the DC-Metro area throughout the summer of 2016. The events occurred at different branded locations such as Exxon, Shell and Valero with top radio station WPGC 95.5 and radio personality Shack-Nd-Pack on hand to play music, games, and hand out giveaways. In addition, customers had a chance to receive gas cards, ice cream, and refreshments during the events while they learned about the various branded loyalty programs that could help them save money on their next fuel purchase.

CPG celebrates a 'Summer of Plenti'

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.

CPG serves as a sponsor at 2016 QSAC Gala

 

        

Capitol Petroleum Group was in attendance on June 14th at QSAC's Annual Gala held in The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers. It was a beautiful sunny afternoon with community leaders, business owners, and sponsors coming together to celebrate the incredible work QSAC does in providing services and support to individuals with autistism and their familes. Through sponsorship and a silent auction, the event was able to successfully fundraise nearly $450,000! To learn about QSAC's work in the New York and New Jersey community, visit their website here.

Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

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

 

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

 

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 returns to 'Light the Night' in DC for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

                                                

For the fourth year in a row, Capitol Petroleum Group served as a sponsor and organized a walk team for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light the Night Walk. The Light the Night walk is a benefit to fund research for blood cancer cures.  This challenged walkers to reach their $100 goal to become a Champion for the Cure. The CPG walk team consisted of twelve walkers and fundraised over $4,500 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The walk was held Saturday, October 17th, at Freedom Plaza in the heart of the nation's capital.  Hundreds participated in the three-mile walk around the U.S. Capitol building providing for a picturesque walk.  It was a good time for a great cause. 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 at the 4th Annual CITGO/MDA Linden Terminal Classic

 

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!

                                                                                              

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!

 

 

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!

 

   

 

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!

CPG in attendance as Covenant House of Washington celebrates 20th Anniversary