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Frank’s International Raises $50,000 for KICKSTART KIDS team

pr-franks-kids(Houston, Tex.) — Frank’s International held its 28th annual OTC Crawfish Boil on Tuesday, May 3rd. Guests were asked to make a donation in exchange for boiled crawfish and a full afternoon of entertainment, including a live Cajun band and an exhibition from the teenagers in the KICKSTART KIDS Karate Team. With donations from worldwide customers, Frank’s International was able to raise $50,000 to donate toKICKSTART KIDS initiative.

“We are so proud of our customers and area supporters for helping us with this effort,” said Keith Mosing, Chairman and CEO. “KICKSTART KIDS is a wonderful program and we are happy to contribute to the positive impact they are making in children’s lives.” Mr. Mosing and staff presented the donation to Tammy Benefiel of Kickstart who accepted on behalf of the team. (photo)

KICKSTART KIDS has been the beneficiary of the Frank’s International Crawfish Boil for 10 years. This year’s event hosted 1,700 attendees and served a total of 13,000 pounds of Louisiana crawfish.

KICKSTART KIDS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission to build strong moral character in our youth through martial arts. Their program replaces missing elements in our students’ lives by offering a mentoring role model, providing a greater chance to succeed in reaching their goals, and developing discipline through physical & mental conditioning. Most importantly, KICKSTART KIDS gives our students hope for the future and an opportunity to believe in themselves.  If you would like to support the KickStart Kids, please contact Tammy at 713 868 6003.  ([email protected])

Frank’s International provides the broadest range of tubular technologies for drilling and completions worldwide. Frank’s International has its roots in the entrepreneurial spirit and legacy of “Mr. Frank” Mosing, who established Frank’s Casing Crew & Rental Tools in 1938. Managed and owned by over three generations of Mosings, Frank’s has continued to grow and excel by meeting the challenges and exceeding the expectations of an ever-evolving oil and gas industry. In 1981 Donald Keith Mosing formed Frank’s International (FI), a separate and independent company, and expanded the business across North America and into South America, Asia, Africa and Europe. Today, the two companies cooperate in a strategic alliance. FI now operates plants, offices and manufacturing facilities in more than 40 countries world-wide.