TPC Group Charity Golf Tournament Raises Nearly $240,000 and Surpasses $1.7 Million Raised Since 2006
HOUSTON (October 17, 2022) – TPC Group (TPC) announced today that it will donate nearly $240,000 to 15 non-profit organizations benefiting from TPC Group’s 17th Annual Charity Golf Tournament. Since 2006, TPC Group’s Annual Charity Golf Tournament, the Company’s largest community investment initiative, has collectively donated more than $1.7 million to 49 non-profit organizations across Southeast Texas.
“TPC Group’s Annual Charity Tournament is the flagship of our community outreach and investment programs,” said TPC Group Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs Sara Cronin. “We are pleased and grateful for the tremendous support and participation of our business partners in these efforts. Together, we raised money for organizations serving our community’s youth, seniors and veterans and focusing efforts on mental health, education and the environment.”
More than 60 applications were submitted by non-profit organizations to be considered for funding from the 2022 Tournament. The extensive efforts of the Golf Tournament Charity Selection Committee, comprised of employee volunteers, selected 15 non-profit organizations as beneficiaries.
TPC Group’s 17th Annual Charity Golf Tournament Beneficiaries are:
- Armand Bayou Nature Center
- Barrio Dogs, Inc.
- Buffalo Bayou Partnership
- Cherish Our Children, Inc. (COCI)
- Community Family Centers
- Educational Programs Inspiring Communities, Inc. (dba The H.E.A.R.T. Program)
- Family Services of Southeast Texas
- Julie Rogers "Gift of Life"
- Local Infant Formula for Emergencies, Inc. (L.I.F.E Houston)
- Momentum Education
- Mental Health America of Greater Houston, Inc.
- Precinct2gether, Inc.
- Restore Tugboat Island
- SEARCH Homeless Services
- Estelle and Allan Fetter’s Center
TPC Group Annual Charity Golf Tournament's continued success relies on its sponsors' support. This year’s Presenting Sponsors were United Plant Services, Baker Botts, FTI Consulting and Next Wave Energy. Other top-level sponsors included Crosby Tugs, Kirby Inland Marine, Southern Chemical Corporation, and Farley and Partners.
About TPC Group
TPC Group, headquartered in Houston, is a leading producer of value-added products derived from petrochemical raw materials such as C4 hydrocarbons, and provider of critical infrastructure and logistics services along the Gulf Coast. The Company sells its products into a wide range of performance, specialty and intermediate markets, including synthetic rubber, fuels, lubricant additives, plastics and surfactants. With an operating history of 75 years, TPC Group has a manufacturing facility in the industrial corridor adjacent to the Houston Ship Channel and operates product terminals in Port Neches, Texas and Lake Charles, Louisiana.