Scholarship Blog: RBC Students Leading Change Scholarship

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There are only a few days left to submit your application for the RBC Students Leading Change Scholarship!
There are fifteen $10,000 scholarships available.

[Press Release]: PEI MFRC Hosts Global International Women’s Day Event

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (CHARLOTTETOWN PE) February 22, 2017 – In celebration of International Women’s Day, the PEI Military Family Resource Centre (PEI MFRC) is hosting a global virtual event featuring three inspirational Canadian women. The PEI MFRC has been hosting virtual events about health, finances, and other aspects of military life since 2015, serving military… [Read More]

New website

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Recently, Military Family Services rolled out its new national website, linking to brand new sites for all Military Family Resource Centres across the country.

Valentines for Veterans

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This year, the PEI Military Family Resource Centre is very pleased to be partnering with the PEI Public Library Service on the Valentines for Veterans project.

That time we had a (virtual) ceilidh across Canada…

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One evening, in November 2016, we hosted a virtual ceilidh across the entire country, and it was so incredible, it’s taken us over a month to post this recap! So, first, we apologize for making you all wait for so long for us to tell you all about how this wonderful event went—and we thank… [Read More]

Christmas Morale Mail

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‘Tis the season for sending holiday cards and packages. As you get set to mail off your cards/packages for another year, why not think about sending something to a deployed member of our military? These men and women will be facing the holiday season away from home, and a kind note or a package showing… [Read More]

Scholarships for Post-Secondary Students: October 2016

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This month, I want to discuss three very important points …

Private Therapeutic Retreat for Veterans Coming to PEI this Fall [press release]

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PEI MFRC is happy to announce the Veterans Transition Program is coming to the Island this November in the form of a ten-day retreat. The event is intended to help veterans transition to civilian life.

Introducing Salute! A Variety Show Celebrating Military, RCMP, Veterans, and their Families

Remembrance week in November is a time to reflect on the sacrifices of service men and women. This year, Islanders will have a new way to show their support for military, veterans, RCMP, and their families, when a new variety show takes the stage two days before Remembrance Day. Salute! A celebration of those who serve and the families who support them will take place November 9 at 7pm at the Florence Simmons Performance Hall.

CBC Island Morning Interview: Virtual Ceilidh

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Recently, Margaret MacKenzie, our Virtual Program Coordinator, chatted with Matt Rainnie on CBC’s Island Morning about the virtual ceilidh we’ll be hosting in November. Our program is filling up, but we’d really love to include 1-2 more performers from PEI/Atlantic region. Please share with anyone you might think is interested.