When adverse weather affects our service area, BGE is prepared. If you experience a power outage or need to report a downed wire, please call 877.778.2222. BGE asks all customers, including those with smart meters, to report their outage. Outages may also be reported online, by texting OUT to MYBGE (69243), and via BGE's free mobile app available today at the Apple Store or GooglePlay. BGE crews work as safely and quickly as possible to restore power.
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At BGE, we focus on initiatives that make our communities better places to live and work. Our volunteer program engages employees from all parts of the company and recognizes the importance of their efforts in building relationships with our customers and communities to make a positive and lasting impact.
Through our employee volunteer network, “Energy for the Community,” BGE employees lend their time and passion to our corporate citizenship activities. Last year, BGE employees, friends and family spent over 25,000 hours volunteering with nearly 200 different community organizations.
Take a look at some of the great volunteer work our employees do in their local community. You can also see some of the amazing projects below that BGE has contributed to through our partner organizations.
Every January, employees and their families volunteer at several nonprofits to honor Dr. King’s legacy. As we join forces with other groups, we’re reminded that this is an opportunity to strengthen communities and create solutions to social challenges.