Port of Corpus Christi to hold 22nd Annual ‘A Tree for All’

Dec 04, 2019


Corpus Christi, TX, USA – The Port of Corpus Christi is pleased to spread the joy of giving with families in the area with its 22nd Annual “A Tree for All” event. The Port, partnering with NuStar Energy and The Home Depot, will provide 200 fresh, live trees to deserving area families, along with tree stands and ornaments.

The event will take place at 5:30 p.m. at the Home Depot — located at 4038 S. Port Avenue — on Wednesday, December 4, 2019.

“We are honored to help families in our community kick off this holiday season with something they can all gather around and with which they can build new memories,” said Sean Strawbridge, Chief Executive Officer for the Port of Corpus Christi. “The Port of Corpus Christi wishes everyone in each of the communities we serve a safe and happy holiday season with those they love.”

Over the past two decades, the Port of Corpus Christi and its partners have provided more than 4,000 trees to families and contributed over 3,750 hours to this event. Participating community organizations in the Corpus Christi, Gregory, Portland, Robstown, Premont, Rockport, Fulton and Falfurrias region include Communities in Schools and Mission 911.


WHAT: Port of Corpus Christi distributes 200 Christmas trees, stands and ornaments

WHO: Port of Corpus Christi CEO Sean Strawbridge and Port Energy Crew, NuStar Superstar Volunteers

WHEN: 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, December 4, 2019

WHERE: Home Depot, 4038 S. Port Avenue, Corpus Christi, Texas 78415


About Port Corpus Christi

As a leader in U.S. Crude Oil export ports and a major economic engine of Texas and the nation, Port Corpus Christi is the 3rd largest port in the United States in total revenue tonnage. Strategically located on the western Gulf of Mexico with a 36-mile, soon to be 54 foot (MLLW) deep channel, Port Corpus Christi is a major gateway to international and domestic maritime commerce. The Port has excellent railroad and highway network connectivity via three North American Class-1 railroads and two major interstate highways. With an outstanding staff overseen by its seven-member commission, Port Corpus Christi is “Moving America’s Energy.” https://www.portofcc.com/


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