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For Immediate Release
Rhea Lewis Marshall
WHO: Employees and executives of Baltimore Gas and Electric (BGE)
WHAT: BGE employees continue to celebrate the spirit of National Volunteer Week (April 10-16) throughout the month of April by participating in several service projects with nonprofit organizations across central Maryland. This week’s activities include cleaning up parks, preparing breakfast for families of seriously ill children and repairing homes for community members in need.
WHEN & WHERE:
Photo opportunities will be available at the following events:
Monday, April 25
Druid Hill Community Park Clean-up with the Y of Central Maryland
1609 Druid Hill Avenue, Baltimore
1 to 4 pm
Tuesday, April 26
Preparing and Serving Breakfast at Ronald McDonald House
635 West Lexington Street
Thursday April 28
Sorting and packaging food at the Maryland Food Bank
2200 Halethorpe Farms Road, Baltimore
9 am-12 pm
Saturday, April 30
Supporting underserved students at United Way Sports Day
2600 Pot Spring Road, Lutherville-Timonium
Saturday, April 30
Home repair and beautification work with Christmas in April
14912 Nighthawk Lane, Bowie
7:30 am to 4 pm
WHY: BGE and its employees are committed to enhancing the quality of life for its customers and their families in communities the company serves throughout central Maryland. In 2015, BGE employees, friends and family logged more than 22,000 hours volunteering with nonprofit organizations across the service area.
To learn more about BGE’s commitment to philanthropic giving and volunteerism, visit bge.com/giving.
BGE, founded in 1816 as the nation’s first gas utility, is Maryland’s largest natural gas and electric utility. Headquartered in Baltimore, BGE delivers power to more than 1.25 million electric customers and more than 650,000 natural gas customers in central Maryland. The company’s approximately 3,200 employees are committed to the safe and reliable delivery of natural 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. Like us on
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