April 14, 2023
PEI Arts Grants – Application Period Now Open
The PEI Arts Grants program supports, assists, encourages and represents the arts community in the province.
The Arts Grants program awards grants under three streams – Create, Share, Learn. Prince Edward Island artists can apply to all three streams, but only one application per stream is allowed. For more details about the awards within each stream, how to apply and how applications will be assessed, please check HERE. Applications will be accepted until May 17, 2023 at 4pm.
Non-Profits: Risk Management & Insurance Needs
Online workshop, New date – April 21
Melanie Needham, a certified trainer, and industry expert in risk management and insurance, will present the 90-minute interactive webinar. Learn about Commercial General Liability Insurance, Directors and Officers Insurance, and Event Cancellation Insurance. REGISTER HERE. Please note this workshop will be delivered in English only.
Employers – Wage Subsidies to Hire Students
Two programs – Deadline April 15, 2023
A reminder to employers that both the Jobs for Youth program, and Post-Secondary Student Programs provide wage assistance to help hire summer employees. Check HERE for details about each program and to apply online.
Seniors Secretariat Grants
Applications Open until April 21
The Seniors’ Secretariat Grant encourages eligible organizations and communities to take on projects designed to improve the lives of older adults on PEI. Its goals include supporting age-friendly initiatives and reducing social isolation for seniors. Prior to applying, applicants should read the Seniors’ Secretariat Grant Funding Guidelines. The application can be found HERE.
Upcoming Training Sessions at Rural Action Centres
- April 26 – Employment Standards Information Session
- April 27 – Red Cross Emergency First Aid CPR/AED
- April 18 – Emergency First Aid CPR/AED
- April 18 – Successful Business Plan Workshop – Montague (4-part workshop series)
- April 25 – Payroll Plus the Other Stuff
Contact the Client Information Officer in your local centre if we can be of assistance.
Emma Gamble, Montague | email@example.com | 902-838-4030
Barb MacDonald, Alberton | firstname.lastname@example.org | 902-853-3616
Josée Ouellette, Wellington | email@example.com | 902-854-3439
Rural Action Centres | Toll free | 1-855-297-9898
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