Archive for September 2017

Misericordia Sterling Bay Benefit Bash

HBK enjoyed a great night at the Sterling Bay Benefit Bash. The night benefited Misericordia, a local non-profit supporting individuals with developmental disabilities in maximizing their level of independence and self-determination.

Bohne Foundation Golf Outing

HBK was a proud sponsor of The Bohne Foundation 5th Annual Golf Outing at Oakbrook. The Bohne Foundation is dedicated to feeding the hungry, clothing the naked, comforting the destitute, encouraging the hopeless, while aiding the neediest members of our global community.

Ronald McDonald Hittin for the Houses

On Saturday, HBK employees participated in  the 6th Annual “Hittin’ for the Houses” Softball Tournament. Our team rallied together for a victory in our second game!  All proceeds benefitted the RMH near Loyola University Medical Center.

Jingle Cross Race and World Cup

HBK is honored to be a sponsor at the Iowa City Jingle Cross Race. The World Cup is the best bike racers in the world desend on Iowa City for the first of this prestigeous globally televised nine race series. This event benefited the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital.

2017 Women’s Energy Summit

On Tuesday September 19th, HBK was a proud sponsor and attendee of the Women’s Energy Summit.  The Summit is a not-for-profit organization committed to the purpose of advancing women in the energy field. Companies gathered to discuss and listen to topics ranging from “How Energy Transformation is Shifting the CFO Focus” to how women in Operations are a driving force in the energy field. Some

Sweet Home Cedar Rapids

HBK employees from the Iowa Office volunteered at Sweet Home Cedar Rapids, A Habitat for Humanity Project. Throughout the three days employees helped with the exterior build of the homes. Sweet Home Cedar Rapids is a community homebuilding project with a goal of providing an area family with a safe, decent and affordable home of their own, while honoring Mayor Ron Corbett for eight years of

Midway 5k Race

On Sunday September 17th HBK rocked the Midway 5k race! The race took place on the airfield at Midway Airport. All the proceeds went to Special Olympics. The mission of Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. This gives them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage,

ComEd Golf Outing benefiting El Valor

Our Power Sector had a great afternoon at the ComEd Transmission & Substation and El Valor Golf Outing.  It was fun day of golf to benefit the children, adults with disabilities, and families El Valor serves. El Valor is a non-profit organization whose mission is to support and challenge urban families to achieve excellence and participate fully in community life. Its programs exist to enrich

Butterfield Golf Classic

HBK is a proud sponsor of The Butterfield Park District and Exelon. All of the proceeds from the Butterfield Golf Classic went to help with scholarships for high risk children, playgrounds, early childhood development programs, and before/after school programs.

OLE Golf Outing

HBK was a proud sponsor of the  Organization of Latinos at Exelon (OLE)  at the 15th Annual OLE Golf Outing at Ruffled Feathers Golf Course in Lemont. This is OLE’s annual fundraiser and all proceeds raised are used to provide scholarships to Latino college-bound students.                          

SPARK 2017

HBK attended and sponsored the 4th Annual Spark Awards Dinner benefiting The Chicago Metro History Fair at The Chicago History Museum. The Spark Awards have honored individuals who have made outstanding contributions to Chicago history, History Fair, and education. Over the past 40 years, nearly a half million students have participated in History Fair, inspiring them to learn more about their community and sparking their interest

Infrastructure Moves to Carroll

At the beginning of the month our Infrastructure team moved to our Carroll Street Office. With the continuous growth of HBK we now have our Power, Locating, and Infrastructure teams at our Carroll Office. To welcome the team  a potluck and ice cream social took place, and the employees had a blast!

Mary Bartleme Park Block Party

HBK was a sponsor at our neighborhood park, Mary Bartleme Park down the street from the Van Buren Office. The Park Advisory Council hosted the Block Party to involve the community and benefit the park. It featured food trucks, local vendors, live music and many more activities.

CEO, Ron Kaminski honored as Father of the Year

We are pleased to announce Ronald Kaminski as one of the 2017 honorees in the American Diabetes Association ( ADA)  & National Father’s Day Council’s Father of the Year Awards!  We applaud his passion for giving back to the community and accelerating his career, while making his family – wife, Meridith, and two beautiful daughters – a priority. Congratulations!

JDRF Chip for a Cure

Our Norristown Employees represented HBK at this years Annual JDRF Chip for a Cure. JDRF exists for the millions of children, adults, and families affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) every single day. Their determination to overcome this disease strengthens ours to end it by funding life-changing T1D research.