Marietta Foundation 2014

Marietta Community Foundation receives $2,000 for playground and pool renovations

Marietta, Ohio, December 23, 2014:  Par Mar Oil Company who operates 51 convenience stores in Ohio, West Virginia and Kentucky and 16 quick serve restaurants is pleased to present the East Muskingum Civic Association a grant in conjunction with BP Fueling Communities for $2,000.00. 

Par Mar and BP Products North America, Inc. have teamed up to provide this monetary contribution.  The program is designed to help fund local organizations that benefit the community.  The association is attempting to renovate the 40+ year old pool and playground through donations from residents and businesses in the area.  The mission of the East Muskingum Civic Association is to strengthen their health, family and recreation through their facilities.  Par Mar and its employees are excited to be a part of these improvements. 

“Giving back to the community where we operate our stores is one of our core values. Marietta is where we began and partnering with the civic association in Devola means so much to our Par Mar team!” says Sandra Morgenstern, President and Chief Executive Officer of Par Mar Oil Company.

The check was presented to the organization’s representative John Karas by Jennifer White, manager of Par Mar Store    #1 and Van Olnhausen, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.