April 20, 2021
FREE Training: Beginner/Intermediate EXCEL, Successful Business Basics & More
We are delighted to offer, for the first time, an online Beginner/Intermediate Excel course specially created by Barb Pinto. This course is for you if you have a bit of experience working with Excel and want to hone your skills and learn how to work even more effectively with Excel.
We are also pleased to offer Successful Business Basics in person in Montague and the Alberton area. This popular business training course will help you stay on top of your book keeping, comply with responsibilities and get a better sense of the how to manage your business.
Find details and registration information HERE.
Innovation PEI: Small Business Assistance
Innovation PEI has introduced new programs and increased funding to help businesses start, grow and become more profitable. One of the new programs, Small Business Assistance, specifically supports new businesses and strengthens the viability of existing businesses. An Innovation PEI Business Development Officer, located at the Rural Action Centre in your region, can help guide you through the new funding. Contact your local RAC or check HERE for more information.
PEI Arts Grants: New funding to Support Art and Artists
To support the Island’s professional artists in their creativity and growth, the Province has allocated $100,000 to the Arts Grants Program. Three types of grants are available: creation, dissemination, and professional development. The deadline to apply is Friday, May 14 at 4 p.m. Learn more about the application process and apply online HERE.
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Contact the Client Information Officer in your local centre if we can be of assistance.
Emma Gamble, Montague | [email protected] | 902-838-4030
Barb MacDonald, Alberton | [email protected] | 902-853-3616
Josée Ouellette, Wellington | [email protected] | 902-854-3439
Rural Action Centres | Toll free 1-855-297-9898