For Immediate Release
Southern New Jersey Community Based Organizations to Receive Supporting Funds
LANDING, N.J. - Atlantic
City Electric has selected the beneficiaries for its Seventh Annual Charity
Golf Classic scheduled for August 27, 2012.
The net proceeds from this year's Golf Classic will be shared among,
Special Olympics New Jersey, the Arc of Atlantic County and Gateway Community
Action Partnership. Since its inception
in 2006, the Pepco Holdings, Inc. Community Foundation's Atlantic City Electric
Charity Golf Classic has raised over seven hundred thousand dollars for
nonprofits in South Jersey.
"We are pleased to give back
to the communities in which we live and work," said Vince Maione, regional
president, Atlantic City Electric. "The
work these organizations do is so important to the vitality of the community,"
added Charlie Wimberg, Atlantic City Electric region vice president. "During
these tough economic times, the donations will certainly help each organization
to continue to provide essential services."
This year's title sponsor,
once again, is Cooper Levenson. The
presenting sponsor is Montgomery, McCracken, Walker & Rhodes, LLP, and the
returning platinum sponsors are Kline Construction and IBEW Local Union 351.
The 2012 Atlantic City
Electric Charity Golf Classic event will be held Monday, August 27 at the
Galloway National Golf Club in Galloway Township, New Jersey. Galloway National is a private, 18-hole
championship golf course rated in the top 100 by Golf Digest
Atlantic City Electric, a public utility owned by Pepco
Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: POM), provides safe, reliable and affordable regulated
electric delivery services to more than 540,000 customers in southern New Jersey.