Team Up

As a customer-owned cooperative, SMECO is dedicated to the communities we serve. Over the years, the Cooperative has participated in charitable and civic events and has contributed funds to various programs that have helped improve the quality of life in Southern Maryland. Learn more about the region.

2017 Calendar:

Download the SMECO calendar for 2017, featuring photos of Southern Maryland taken by employees and their family members.

Members Helping Members:

Through Members Helping Members, you can help your Southern Maryland neighbors who are struggling to pay their electric bills. Simply sign up to add $1, $5, or $10 to your electric bill each month for the Southern Maryland Tri-County Community Action Committee.

SMECO in the Community:

Our employees can be seen all over the area participating in events to help their neighbors throughout Southern Maryland. Here are just some examples of their community spirit.

Adopt-a-Family, December 2016Adopt-a-Family, December 2016

The SMECO linemen in North Carolina who restored power following Hurricane Matthew, October 2016The SMECO linemen in North Carolina who restored power following Hurricane Matthew, October 2016

Restoring power in North Carolina after Hurricane Matthew, October 2016Restoring power in North Carolina after Hurricane Matthew, October 2016

United Way Day of Caring in Charles County, September 2016United Way Day of Caring in Charles County, September 2016

United Way Day of Caring in Calvert County, September 2016

Lifestyles of Maryland food donation, August 2016Donating food to LifeStyles of Maryland, August 2016

Farming 4 Hunger, August 2016Farming 4 Hunger, August 2016

Southern Maryland Mission of Mercy, July 2016Southern Maryland Mission of Mercy, July 2016

Bernie Fowler’s Patuxent River Wade-In, June 2016Bernie Fowler’s Patuxent River Wade-In, June 2016

Potomac River Watershed Cleanup, April 2016Potomac River Watershed Cleanup, April 2016

Eagle Scout project at Kings Landing Park, March 2016Eagle Scout project at Kings Landing Park, March 2016

SkillsUSA Bowl-a-Thon for the Calvert Career Center, March 2016SkillsUSA Bowl-a-Thon for the Calvert Career Center, March 2016

Wearing blue for colorectal awareness, March 2016Employees wear blue for colorectal cancer awareness, March 2016

Crew removes the Dee of St. Mary’s mast, November 2015SMECO crew removes the Dee of St. Mary’s mast for renovation, November 2015 (Photo by Rob Hurry, Calvert Marine Museum)

Crew that re-stepped the Dee of St. Mary’s mast, March 2016SMECO crew that re-stepped the Dee’s mast, March 2016 (Photo by Rob Hurry, Calvert Marine Museum)

Walk to End Homelessness in Charles County, November 2015Walk to End Homelessness in Charles County, November 2015

Achieving Together 5K to benefit the Arc of Southern Maryland, November 2015Achieving Together 5K to benefit the Arc of Southern Maryland, November 2015

Farming 4 Hunger, September 2015Farming 4 Hunger, September 2015

Donating to the Southern Maryland Food Bank, August 2015Donating to the Southern Maryland Food Bank, August 2015

United Way Day of Caring in Calvert County, September 2015United Way Day of Caring in Calvert County, September 2015SMECO’s team in the End Hunger Dragon Boat Race, June 2015

Shamrock 5K to benefit Lifestyles Inc., March 2015Shamrock 5K to benefit Lifestyles Inc., March 2015

National Wear Red Day for the American Heart Association, February 2015National Wear Red Day for the American Heart Association, February 2015

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