February 25, 2021
Hire a Summer Student
Wage subsidies available through Jobs for Youth
Applications are now open for the Jobs for Youth program. The program is open to non-profit organizations, municipalities, private businesses and some public sector organizations. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to hire a student. Check out details and apply online HERE. Deadline is March 31st.
Upcoming Training: Business Basics, Social Media & More
Our Business Plan Workshop will be offered online in French beginning next week. Rural Action Centres are also hosting in-person training sessions on the tax implications of COVID-19 support programs, social media, and Successful Business Basics in March. Be sure to keep an eye our TRAINING AND EVENTS calendar for the latest information and contact information to register.
Communities: ICIP Funding Info sessions next week
The Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program is now accepting funding applications for projects that take place in 2022 and 2023. This intake is limited to two funding streams – Green and Community, Culture and Recreation. The deadline for applications in April 30, 2021. Register for a virtual information session next week to learn the details. Please find contact information HERE.
Lead the Shift – A Workplace Diversity & Inclusion Program
- FREE eight week program that will run from March 10 to April 28
- Includes seven workshops with guest speakers, and one-on-one consulting sessions focusing on diversity and inclusion policies within your organization
- Workshops will run from 9 am to 11 am
- The program will be delivered virtually (via Zoom)
The Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce and PEI Connectors deliver Lead the Shift. Businesses across the province are eligible to participate. Find more information, including what others are saying about the program, and register HERE.
Contact the Client Information Officer in your local centre if we can be of assistance.
Krista McKeeman, 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