November 15, 2023
Calling Food Entrepreneurs: Opportunities & Resources
- FoodXcel, a signature program of PEI’s Food Island Partnership helps aspiring food entrepreneurs move their idea forward through a combination of progressive workshops; networking opportunities with food agencies, industry experts, and entrepreneurs; and a chance to compete for a $25,000 award from Innovation PEI’s Ignition Fund. The first workshop begins December 1st. Learn more and register here!
- BioFoodTech can help you get your food concept idea to market. A series of new Fact Sheets are now available for: Farmers Market; Labelling; Condiments and Sauces; Shelf Life. Check them out HERE.
- The Food Premises Starter Guide is now available through the PEI Business Navigator who offers personalized service to find answers to questions about business registration, inspection requirements, permits, licenses, and more.
Solution Repreneuriat: Encouraging Francophone Women Business Owners
RDÉEÎPÉhost organization for the Wellington Rural Action Centre, is leading Solution Repreneuriat, a new program to women in their entrepreneurial journey through a series of workshops, networking activities, mentoring and coaching. Local business owner and consultant, Jacinthe Lemire, founder of Solutions Eureka experts-conseils, will coordinate the program. Be sure to keep an eye on the RAC Training and Events calendar for upcoming Solution Repreneuriat activities.
Upcoming Training Sessions at Rural Action Centres
|Date||Event||Rural Action Centre|
|Nov. 14 & 15||Solution Repreneuriat: Supporting Women Entrepreneurs||Wellington|
|Nov. 14-Dec. 15||Business Plan Workshops, 4-part series||Montague/Hybrid|
|Nov. 17||Financial Literacy 101 – Newcomers & New Residents||Alberton|
|Nov. 22||Financial Literacy 101 for Newcomers – Prov Credit Union||Alberton|
|Nov. 20-Dec. 6||Successful Business Basics, 5-part series||Montague|
|Nov. 21||Red Cross Emergency First Aid & CPR||Alberton|
|Nov. 24||Be Inspired: An Event for Women Entrepreneurs en français||Wellington|
|Nov. 25||Women Leadership Training en français||Wellington|
|Nov. 30||Fraud Prevention – Protect Yourself & Your Business||Montague|
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