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Home Local Maryland Government Announcement Originally published May 08, 2013

Media Advisory: BGE to Honor Top Employee Volunteers and Provide $45,000 in Charitable Contributions to Six Local Nonprofits



 

BGE and Parent Company Exelon to Honor Top Employee Volunteers and Provide $45,000

in Charitable Contributions to Six Local Nonprofits

Six outstanding employee volunteers will be honored at the Energy for the Community Volunteer Award Luncheon,

and the nonprofit organizations of their choice with be presented with a contribution of up to $10,000


WHO:          
Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) and Exelon
WHAT:       The Energy for the Community Volunteer Awards program is an expression of shared commitment to citizenship between employees and the company. At this event, six outstanding employee volunteers will be honored for the work they do in the community and the company will make a corporate contribution of up to $10,000 on their behalf to the organization they serve. Those organizations include:
·         American Cancer Society Hope Lodge

·         Kennedy Krieger Institute

·         The ARC of Howard County

·         Greater Baltimore Medical Center NICU

·         Back on my Feet

·         Blue Water Baltimore       

WHEN:       Wednesday, May 8, 2013
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
WHERE:    American Visionary Art Museum
Sculpture Barn
800 Key Highway
Baltimore, MD 21230
WHY:          BGE’s corporate citizenship aligns with that of its parent company, Exelon Corporation. As part of Exelon’s merger in March 2012, Exelon and its subsidiaries have committed to maintain charitable giving of an average of $7 million per year in Maryland, including BGE’s service area, for the next 10 years.  Exelon will be granting employee volunteer awards in Chicago, Philadelphia and Baltimore for a total of $140,000