Q&A with our Virtual Program Coordinator, Margaret MacKenzie


Margaret has brought an abundance of energy, enthusiasm, and warmth to our team, and she’s done so working from first Winnipeg and now Germany. She’s been such a dedicated team member, and her drive to connect military families across the country is nothing short of inspiring. We’re really going to miss her.

Q&A With Donna Earl, Executive Director of PEI MFRC 2014–2017

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As you may have heard through the PEI military grapevine (yes, there is such a thing), Executive Director Donna Earl is retiring this month! We wanted to take the opportunity to chat with Donna before she leaves us (sob, sob) and heads back to her home in Meaford, ON, to learn a little more about the woman who’s been spearheading things here as the very first Executive Director of PEI MFRC.

[Press Release] PEI Military Family Resource Centre Hires New Executive Director


Donna Earl, executive director of the PEI Military Family Resource Centre, is retiring the end of March. Leona Conrick will assume the position March 20.

Scholarship Blog: RBC Students Leading Change Scholarship


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


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


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…


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


‘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


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