June 16, 2023
Multi-Season Tourism Microgrants
The 2023 Multi-Season Tourism Micro Grant Program is designed to extend the season. The microgrants will help members of PEI Regional Tourism Associations (RTAs) and Destination Management Organizations (DMOs) try new event initiatives outside of peak season and drive new business from Sunday to Thursday. Check program details and how to apply HERE.
Municipal Approaches to Housing Supply & Affordability Workshop
June 19th, 6 – 8 p.m., Alberton
Housing supply, especially affordable housing, is an issue of concern across the province. If you wish to become better informed about potential solutions, plan to attend this workshop hosted by Develop West Prince. To register, please contact Tracy@developwestprince.ca or call 902-853-6827.
Shout Out to Young Millionaires across PEI
Summer officially starts next week and that means a lot of PEI youth will soon be honing their entrepreneurial skills. The Young Millionaires Program (YMP) provides an opportunity for youth aged 9 – 16 to learn how to run their own business and earn money. Rural Action Centre staff and partners have been delivering YMP in rural PEI for many years. Keep an eye out for these budding entrepreneurs at events in your region over the summer.
Celebrating Canada Day and Summer Festivals
Be sure to check this schedule of local community and regional festivals happening from tip to tip. The Three Rivers Festivals will feature Canada Day in Cardigan and the Diverse City MultiCultural Festival takes place all summer long across the province.
Upcoming Training Sessions at Rural Action Centres
- June 19 – Seniors Navigator Information Session
Rural Action Centres Staff and Partners wish everyone a Happy Canada Day and a happy, safe start to summer!
Contact the Client Information Officer in your local centre if we can be of assistance.
Emma Gamble, Montague | firstname.lastname@example.org | 902-838-4030
Barb MacDonald, Alberton | email@example.com | 902-853-3616
Josée Ouellette, Wellington | firstname.lastname@example.org | 902-854-3439
Rural Action Centres | Toll free | 1-855-297-9898