Sign In

Employee Giving Day at Byron

 

On Aug. 16, 2018, Exelon's Byron Generation Station held its Employee Giving Day on the grounds of the facility's training building at the nuclear plant. The annual event is a kickoff of sorts for the employees on site – starting their new fiscal year for donations to various charitable groups.

Big check.jpg 

Most employees pick a charity or charities of choice and then have regular deductions from their paychecks go to the non-profits, or a single sum. These donations – coupled with the nuclear plant's gifts to charitable causes – reach approximately $250,000 each year.

Food 2.jpg 

At the August kickoff event, employees enjoy a free luncheon and some chances to win prizes. Donations for the lunch, and money collected for prize raffles, go directly to the annual collection. Exelon matches a portion of the donations to 501(c)3 charities.

Special thanks were given to all of the Employee Giving volunteers – both from Byron Station and from other sites – who helped make the kickoff event a great success.

 

 

Quad Cities Station Refueling Outage Powers The Region<p>​More than 1,800 additional workers hired for the outage, powering the community with jobs and clean energy<br></p><img alt="" height="485" src="/newsroom/PublishingImages/Quad%20Cities/station2.jpg" width="900" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://www.exeloncorp.com/newsroom/quad-cities-station-refueling-outage-powers-the-regionQuad Cities Station Refueling Outage Powers The Region3/19/2019 4:00:00 PM
More Than 1,100 Additional Workers Boost Local Economy As Nine Mile Point Unit 1 Begins 25th Planned Refueling Outagehttp://www.exeloncorp.com/newsroom/more-than-1-100-additional-workers-boost-local-economy-as-nine-mile-point-unit-1-begins-25th-planned-refueling-outageMore Than 1,100 Additional Workers Boost Local Economy As Nine Mile Point Unit 1 Begins 25th Planned Refueling Outage3/18/2019 4:00:00 PM
Nine Mile Point Employees Provide Food for More Than 300 Local Children<p>​Station partners with Blessings in a Backpack to help children in need<br><br></p><img alt="" height="564" src="/newsroom/PublishingImages/Nine%20Mile%20Point/BiB%20delivery1.jpg" width="900" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://www.exeloncorp.com/newsroom/nine-mile-point-employees-provide-food-for-more-than-300-local-childrenNine Mile Point Employees Provide Food for More Than 300 Local Children3/7/2019 9:00:00 PM
Quad Cities Sponsors STEM Scholarship<p>​The Quad City Engineering and Science Council (QCESC) awarded the annual Quad Cities Station-sponsored scholarship at John Deere World Headquarters<br></p><img alt="" height="1200" src="/newsroom/PublishingImages/Quad%20Cities/Nathaniel%20Stout.jpeg" width="900" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />http://www.exeloncorp.com/newsroom/quad-cities-sponsors-stem-scholarshipQuad Cities Sponsors STEM Scholarship3/5/2019 6:00:00 PM