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BGE is committed to maintaining the highest standards of safety and reliability for our employees, our customers and the communities in which we live and work. This grant is an opportunity to further support organizations that are committed to safety during emergency preparedness and response efforts to urgent and immediate needs. BGE encourages 501c3 organizations that respond to the community’s needs on an emergency basis to apply for a grant. Some examples include: firefighters, police and emergency relief organizations.
Organization must be a 501c3 non-profit.
Organization must meet the grant guidelines description for eligibility.
Grant range - $500-$10,000
Up to $2,000-Small, local size organizations focused on a single community
Up to $10,000 – Mid to large size organizations working across multiple communities
Grants will be considered for new and existing programs that fall within grant description guidelines as well as requests for funding that clearly demonstrates improvement in response efforts to urgent and immediate needs of the community.
All applications must include a project budget indicating how grant dollars will be spent.
Applications will not be accepted for grants requested for basic operating expenses.
The project must be located geographically within the BGE service territory.
BGE employee engagement is preferred but not required (Example: board or volunteer role).
All awarded grantees must submit a brief report within 8 months of receiving funds detailing expenditures of the grant in order to be considered for any future funding.