Finding the PEC Food Access Guide online
Some of our neighbours may not eat well today. They may not eat at all as they trade-off making payments for rent, hydro and other expenses vs buying food for healthy meals. Help them. Direct them to the Food Access Guide which is available online, using the following direct link:
If you really want to be a great neighbour, print a copy of the Guide, and gift it to them. Thank you!
June 5, 2018
County Youth Collective Job Opportunity
The Greater Than: County Youth Collective is made up of youth, those working with
or for youth and those with an interest in improving outcomes for youth in Prince
Edward County. Our vision is a community culture that embraces learning and
personal development, and that enables all youth to reach their potential.
We are seeking a Youth Engagement Worker to assist with the delivery of activities
in Prince Edward County. This is an exciting opportunity to design and direct an
innovative community initiative.
Term: Contract position from June 25th 2018– March
June 5, 2018
The Built Heritage Fund, administered by the The County Foundation, has opened up the 2018 application process for the “Save-The-Day” Grant – up to $5000. The application deadline is May 7th at Noon. Further details including eligibility of project and of applicant can be found at www.thecountyfoundation.ca under Grants and Funding - follow to Built Heritage Fund. The new Application is also available.
April 2, 2018
Picton Community Gardens secures a Grant; Spring Meeting NOW May 2nd
PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE BECAUSE OF WEATHER
The County Foundation’s Vital Signs Food Security Working Group project, Picton Community Gardens, will hold their annual Spring Meeting on Wednesday May 2nd, at 7 pm at the Picton Town Hall (corner of Ross and King Streets). The meeting is open to all, as is the Food Not Bombs dinner which starts on the same day at 5:30 pm in the same location. Why not attend both events and enjoy dinner and community companionship in pursuit of the worthy cause of dealing with Food Security in our County? Come and sign up for your garden plot, or
March 21, 2018
Catch TCF on The Grapevine
On Tuesday, March 20th The County Foundation's Executive Director Jefferson Gilbert will appear with Brent Timm from Kingfisher Financial to talk about Bequeaths, Estate Planning and establishing Funds at the Foundation. They will be hosted by Philip Knox and the segment will begin shortly after 12:30. There is a replay at 6:00 pm.
March 18, 2018
CCF Announces a new Scholarship Fund - OENO Gallery Arts Scholarship