Powering our Communities – how BGE focuses our corporate giving
Powering our communities is just the beginning. BGE considers it our responsibility to improve the quality of life for people in the communities where we live, work, and serve.
$20,000 Small Business Grants Help Maryland Small Businesses
“I was born, raised, and educated in Baltimore and I have built Fabpro into the only minority-owned precision metal fabricator in the Baltimore area. The BGE Energizing Small Business Grant will support our acquisition of new, energy efficient production equipment.” — Antoine Hutchinson, owner of Fabpro Technologies
Timberbrook Equine Therapy Center is Expanding its Services Thanks to new Exelon Grant
“It has been more rewarding than any paycheck I’ve ever earned.”
BGE Grants Help Keep Stevenson University Students Safe
“The university has two jobs: provide students with a quality education and keep them safe while they are away from home.”
BGE Safety Grants Help Rural Volunteer Fire Department Protect its Community
When the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Standards (MIEMSS) in 2019 required EMS vehicles to carry pediatric (or small adult) safety straps for stretchers, […]
St. Philip’s Church Sees a Bright, Green Future
East Baltimore church benefits from LED lighting upgrade–will save $2,400 in annual electric costs while reducing emissions
Energizing Small Business Grants support businesses impacted by pandemic
$20,000 grants available for eligible businesses–part of BGE’s $15 million pledge to assist small businesses with pandemic recovery
BGE and Hero Dogs partner to support veterans
One way BGE honors the distinguished military women and men who have served our country is our sponsorship of Hero Dogs, a Maryland non-profit organization […]
BGE provides food to 100 families in Highlandtown
BGE partnered with the Maryland Food Bank to distribute bags of nonperishable food to 100 families in the Highlandtown community of Baltimore City on Sept. […]
BGE donates $175,000 to Maryland relief organizations for Covid-19
BGE, Exelon and Constellation come together and donate $175,000 to help Maryland nonprofits provide essential services during Covid-19 crises.
Fire and Ice: Vital resources for the first responders who perform emergency ice rescues
In Baltimore County, two volunteer fire departments are responsible for ice rescue emergencies, which require hours of training and specialized equipment. And that equipment doesn’t come cheap.
CEI and BGE partner to bring urban gardens to Columbia
With help from a BGE Green Grant, community gardens will offer area residents new skills and healthy outdoor activities – as well as delicious vegetables.
Providing Emergency Services for Pets in Carroll County
“Knowing where you can get help for your pets in an emergency is something most families don’t think about. There are resources like ours that can help,” said Dawn Kinna, Humane Society of Carroll County.
BGE and The Boys & Girls Club of Westminster work to bring urban farming to Carroll County
A community garden introduces high school students to the joys of working in the dirt, the satisfaction of problem solving and the delights of fresh vegetables
The Peale Center builds on a legacy of art, natural beauty and innovation
A Green Grant from BGE will help the nation’s oldest museum reach out to nature and neighborhoods by adding gardens and greenery to Watchhouse Alley.