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Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published December 18, 2012

BGE Employees Donate More Than 1,100 Toys to U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots Drive



 BGE Employees Donate More Than 1,100 Toys to U.S. Marine Corps' Toys for Tots Drive

To view and use photos from the event, visit the BGE Flickr album by clicking here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mybge/sets/72157632275658859/. Thank you.
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Baltimore Gas and Electric Company Employees Donate

More Than 1,100 Toys to U.S. Marine Corps’Toys for

Tots Drive

Employees also donated nearly $3,000 to Toys for Tots 


BALTIMORE, Dec. 18, 2012 – Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) <http://www.bge.com/Pages/default.aspx>  today announced that its employees have donated more than 1,130 toys and nearly $3,000 toward the U.S. Marine Corp’s Toys for Tots drive. The Toys for Tots program collects new, unwrapped toys annually throughout October, November and December and distributes those toys as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in communities in which a Marine Corps Reserve Unit is located.      

Through thoughtful, social investments of time and money, BGE and its employees strive to enhance the quality of life in the communities where its customers, employees and families live and work. Since its founding nearly 200 years ago, BGE has played an integral role in working with Maryland communities to address economic development, public safety, civic issues and other initiatives that help improve neighborhoods and communities throughout central Maryland. 

For more information or to find a local drop off location or volunteer opportunity, visit toysfortots.org <http://www.toysfortots.org/donate/toys.aspx> . 

BGE <http://www.bge.com/Pages/default.aspx> , headquartered in Baltimore, is Maryland’s largest gas and electric utility, delivering power to more than 1.2 million electric customers and more than 650,000 natural gas customers in central Maryland. The company’s approximately 3,400 employees are committed to the safe and reliable delivery of gas and electricity, as well as enhanced energy management, conservation, environmental stewardship and community assistance. BGE is a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC), the nation’s leading competitive energy provider with approximately $33 billion in annual revenues.  Like us on Facebook <http://www.facebook.com/myBGE>  and follow us on Twitter <http://twitter.com/mybge> , YouTube <http://www.youtube.com/baltimoregaselectric>   and Flickr <http://www.flickr.com/photos/mybge> .