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Philanthropic pursuits of O’Rourke Petroleum
Philanthropy

Helping the communities we serve

As a Houston-based, family-owned business, O’Rourke Petroleum is strongly tied to the community in which we operate. Over the years, our company – and our employees – has donated time, resources and money to a variety of worthwhile nonprofit organizations throughout the Greater Houston region.  As a company that strongly supports and promotes education, growth, and development internally with our team, we are also committed to supporting the educational endeavors and achievements of our local community. 

Below is a list of organizations O’Rourke Petroleum is proud to be involved with. It is our way of giving back and saying thank you to a community we have been a part of since 1932. 

Organizations we support include:

  • Memorial Park Conservacy
  • Boys & Girls Harbor
  • Calf Scramble - Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
  • Armand Bayou Nature Center
  • Texas City FFA
  • H.O.P.E Haven
  • Deer Park Education Foundation
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Turnkey Charities
  • Star of Hope
  • Path Helps
  • Project Warm Us
  • Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls
  • Houston Food Bank
  • Heroes for Children
  • Bear Necessities
  • Special Olympics
  • Christian Women's Job Corps Tyler
  • Air Alliance
  • Blessy Charities
  • Mexico Outreach
  • Port Houston Elementary
  • The HUB Houston
Supporting our community

Helping plant more than 1,500 trees and shrubs at Memorial Park as part of the Super Bowl LI Urban Forestry Project

Running for a cause in Strides for Schools Fun Run benefitting Deer Park Education Foundation

Employees Commit for Life for Heart Health Month

Having fun and helping fill pantries with the Houston Food Bank