February 8, 2023
Tourism Seasonal Extension Program
PEI tourism operators be sure to check out the newly launched Tourism Seasonal Extension Program. The program, offered through CBDCs in partnership with Tourism PEI, provides tourism businesses with a non-repayable financial contribution (grant) toward eligible capital expenses to assist with seasonal extension. For full program information and to apply online check HERE.
Rural Transit Solutions FUND
Two streams: Capital Projects and Planning & Design. Webinars for applicants
The Rural Transit Solutions Fund targets the development of transit solutions in rural and remote communities. From on-demand services, to publicly-owned ride shares, and volunteer community car-pooling, funding will help rural, remote, and Indigenous communities develop and offer new public transit options. Local governments and non-profits are eligible. Register for an interactive webinar to learn about the process of developing and submitting an application. Find Applicant Guides HERE.
Green and Inclusive Community Buildings Program: Federal
Deadline February 28, 2023, at 3 pm ET
Applications are being accepted for retrofits, repairs, and upgrades to community buildings, and construction of new ones, under the second intake of the federal Green and Inclusive Community Buildings program. The program continues to accept applications for small and medium-sized projects to retrofit community buildings (total eligible cost $100,000 to $3 million). To learn more about the program and apply online check HERE.
Upcoming Training Sessions at Rural Action Centres
- February 14 – Sponsorship Basics (2-part series)
- March 14 – Growth & Expansion: How to Best Grow Your Business
- March 24 – Risk Management & Insurance Needs for NonProfits
- February 15 – Payroll Plus the Other Stuff
- March 2, 3 – Business Plan Workshop
- March 7 – Successful Business Plan Workshop (4-part series)
- February 7, 10 – Fundraising Basics en français
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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