Chalmette Refining co-sponsors 13th Annual “Hook A Kid On Fishing Rodeo”

Knights of Nemesis Rodeo organizers accept the $5,000 donation from representatives of Chalmette Refining. From left: Danny Fernandez (Chairman), T-Boo Lanclos (Committee Member), Dorothy Hills (Chalmette Refining), Billy Showalter (President), Jerry Forstell (Chalmette Refining Manager), Elizabeth Ellison-Frost (Chalmette Refining), Don Picou (Committee Chairman), and Robby Showalter (Treasurer).

Chalmette Refining is proud to once again be a sponsor of the Knights of Nemesis’ “Hook a Kid on Fishing Rodeo.”   The rodeo is being held on June 16-17, 2017 at Campo’s Marina in Shell Beach, La.

Chalmette Refining’s $5,000 donation is going toward fishing poles, fishing towels, ditty bag s and t-shirts for participating children.

“This is the second year Chalmette Refining has sponsored the rodeo,” said Elizabeth Ellison-Frost of Chalmette Refining’s Community Relations Department.  “We are excited that so many kids will experience one of Louisiana’s favorite pastimes.”

For more information on the event contact Jim Bennett (504-650-2663) or Danny Fernandez (504-322-5526).  Tickets can be purchased at Picou-Fradella, 8331 Lafitte Court in Chalmette or Campo’s Marina in Shell Beach.