BGE to Present $15,000 to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Harford County in Support of ‘Let’s Go
Sponsorship will support a program that aims to increase members’ motivation to learn and provide them with
opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)
Photo and interview opportunities available
WHO: Lynn Hrdlick, principal corporate social responsibility specialist, BGE
Tim Willis, executive director, Boys and Girls Clubs of Harford County
Students from the Boys and Girls Clubs of Harford County
WHAT: In support of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and to encourage and support youth in their quest of education and career opportunities based in STEM, BGE will present $15,000 to the Boys and Girls Club of Harford County “Let’s Go STEM” program.
WHERE: Boys and Girls Club of Harford County
100 E. Bel Air Avenue
Aberdeen, Md. 21001
WHY: Since its 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 enhance our neighborhoods. Through the use of shareholder dollars, BGE supports programs that deliver measurable and sustainable impact in areas of education, economic development, environment and arts and culture.
BGE’s corporate citizenship aligns with that of its parent company, Exelon Corporation. As part of Exelon’s merger in March 2012, Exelon and its subsidiaries have committed to maintain charitable giving of an average of $7 million per year in Maryland, including BGE’s service area, for the next 10 years.