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From Backpacks to Brunch, SIERF Pivots to Offer Virtual Therapeutic Support

By |2020-09-04T22:32:17+00:00September 2nd, 2020|Categories: In the Community|

Around this time last year, the Sensory Integration Education Research Foundation (SIERF) hosted an event in the Walmart parking lot in Torrance. The Foundation [...]

Chamber Honors Refinery with “Large Business of the Year” Impact Award

By |2020-07-01T18:12:43+00:00July 1st, 2020|Categories: In the Community, Recent Updates|

The Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce (TACC) recognized Torrance Refining Company (TORC) with the “2020 Large Business of the Year Impact Award.” Presented virtually [...]

Good Housekeeping Inside and Out – Refinery Volunteers Walk the Talk

By |2020-06-26T21:52:28+00:00June 26th, 2020|Categories: In the Community|

“Anyone need a fishing pole?,” asked Economics and Planning Manager David Socolofsky to Operator Dave Vargas and Work Management Superintendent Geoff Stevens as he [...]

Teachers Exercise Creativity and Innovation Funded by Refinery’s Long-Standing Teacher Grant Program

By |2020-06-26T20:06:13+00:00June 26th, 2020|Categories: In the Community|

“It’s growing!,” and “Oh look, there’s water trickling from there,” exclaimed some of Shari Skari’s Towers Elementary students who observed the “tower garden” growing [...]

Essential Refinery Workers – Heroes in the Delivery Supply Chain

By |2020-06-15T20:43:38+00:00June 10th, 2020|Categories: In the Community, Recent Updates|

When the Coronavirus pandemic began impacting Californians, Governor Newsom simultaneously issued “stay at home” orders and declared the Torrance Refinery (“the Refinery”) an “essential [...]

Ready, Set, Go! Refinery Employees Host STEAM Racing at Onizuka Space Science Day

By |2020-04-24T18:16:00+00:00March 24th, 2020|Categories: In the Community|

Ready, set, go! Sixty enthusiastic middle and high school students were presented with an exciting challenge – build a gravity-propelled car working together in [...]

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