Charitable Contributions

 Charitable Contributions 

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Sustainability and quality of life make a community thrive. Since our 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 our neighborhoods and communities.
 
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Together with our customers, we actively and enthusiastically partner with organizations that work to improve the quality of life in the communities where we live and work. We believe that BGE’s success is closely linked with the overall success and health of the community.
 
We focus our funding on programs that will deliver measurable and sustainable impact in the following areas: 
 
 
 
Education: We support programs that encourage students of all ages to work hard and develop skills  which will help them contribute to the future growth and success of our society. We encourage and promote innovation and advances in technology, sustainability, and efficiency as we work together to build a stronger community.
 
Environment: Programs that protect and improve the quality of our environment are essential to our customers  and our employees. Partnering with organizations that support education, conservation, preservation and energy efficiency, we work to promote environmental stewardship and awareness in the communities where we live and work.
 
Community Development: BGE is committed to programs that enrich community diversity and progress to improve living standards with new technologies, personal and professional development and growth for children and families in the communities we serve. We support advances in safety and emergency management by working closely with first responder agencies to provide the best possible community service.  Together with our community partners, we strive to positively impact the lives of all our customers, neighbors and employees. Emergency Responders Apply here

 

 

 

Arts & Culture: We support arts and culture programs that contribute to the health and vitality of the BGE community. With a focus on education outreach and accessibility for a more diverse audience, we celebrate the role that the arts play in the neighborhoods where we live and work.
 
 
 

Our Giving Guidelines 

  1. BGE will only award grants to certified nonprofit organizations in the communities where our employees and customers live and work

  2. BGE only provides grants to 501c3 organizations, not individuals

  3. Qualified organizations must not discriminate based on religion, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation

  4. Organizations must NOT have received a grant from Exelon or any other subsidiaries within the past 12 months