Creating a Long Lasting Positive
Impact in Our Communities
For the fifth consecutive year, Hess is donating Hess Toy Trucks with STEM curriculum guides to every elementary school in North Dakota in partnership with the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction. Since 2016, Hess has worked with Baylor College of Medicine to develop free STEM curriculum guides around the Hess Toy Truck to provide engaging and interactive learning opportunities for classrooms across America.
“Teachers and Hess Toy Truck fans are in love with the STEM curriculum guide. It creates hands-on and relatable applied mathematics and science activities that truly engage the students and promote learning,” said Justin Mayer, Hess’ Director of Brand Marketing and General Manager of Hess Toy Truck.
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Hess Asia, in partnership with the MyKasih Foundation, organized a beach clean-up in Tok Bali, Kelantan for local community members. The “Beach Clean-Up and Love My Neighborhood” initiative raises public awareness about the importance of clean coastal areas and provides a food aid program, funded by Hess, for underserved families.
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In recognition of Hunger Action Month, Hess is proud to engage with longstanding community partners Houston Food Bank, Second Servings of Houston and Ronald McDonald House of Houston to support their missions to help fight hunger, reduce food waste and provide meals to underserved families.
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Hess is a title sponsor for Guyana’s 2023 Cricket Carnival, designed to showcase the country’s rich culture and promote the development of tourism. The two-week national event is hosted by the Government of Guyana and the local private sector to coincide with the country’s hosting of The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) semifinals and finals playoffs.
Learn More About Guyana’s 2023 Cricket Carnival
In observance of National POW/MIA Recognition Day, the Hess Vets Employee Resource Group (ERG) organized special displays to remember our nation’s missing and imprisoned soldiers. Today, we honor the brave and selfless Americans who served and never returned home.
Our Hess Force volunteers distributed ~ 200 computer monitors, 175 laptops and other peripherals through our partnership with Compudopt. This program provides technology and educational opportunities to underserved youth in Houston communities.
Our Hess Asia team participated in this year’s Orchid Run and Ride, a fundraising charity activity by PETRONAS Petronita. The annual activity promotes healthy living, physical fitness and mental wellness while championing charitable causes. In addition to our teams’ participation, Hess Asia provided a grant to this year’s charities that provide support for kidney disease in Malaysia.
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Join us on this International Day of Charity to celebrate generosity and philanthropy. Our Hess team members volunteer their time and provide monetary contributions to positively impact charitable organizations where we live and work. These simple acts of kindness can create more inclusive, resilient communities and reinforce of our purpose to be the world’s most trusted energy partner.
Hess has partnered with the North Dakota State Fair Foundation to award $40,000 in scholarships to outstanding students involved in 4-H and FFA programs across the state. We have provided approximately $120,000 toward the scholarships in the past three years to North Dakota 4-H and FFA members with post-secondary plans to attend college or vocational schools to pursue careers related to the oil and gas industry.
“We are thankful to the North Dakota State Fair Foundation for their ongoing partnership that gives us an avenue to provide these scholarships to deserving North Dakota students,” said Brent Lohnes, Hess North Dakota General Manager. “We are hopeful these scholarships give students a jump-start on their secondary education.”
Learn More About the 2023 Scholarship Winners
Hess and the Houston Dynamo-Dash professional soccer teams partner to deliver a multi-week summer camp to students in our Hess Neighborhood in Houston’s underserved Second and Third Ward. The camps focus on providing soccer fundamentals and STEM related activities to students. A study by the University of Houston’s Health and Human Performance group found that those who participate in this curriculum have health and academic benefits.