New Programs for Island Women
Are you on EI, or working 20 hs/wk or less, or on social assistance, or have no income? Check out PropELLE (employment readiness program) and Trade HERizons (college prep program) - one of these may be right for you!
Strength-based, youth-focused programming for girls that supports healthy relationships
Wondering how to help, encourage and empower women who are considering a career that is non-traditional careerfor women? We've figured it out. Check out our Trade HERizons program!
A Bold Vision: Women Leaders Imagining Canada's Future — anthology
A perfect gift for people who care about Canada's future — your colleagues, business partners, family, or your awesome self!
Women's Network PEIWNPEI - making a difference for over 30 years old
Women's Network PEI (WNPEI) is a not-for-profit organization based in the province of Prince Edward Island, Canada. We work to strengthen and support community efforts to improve the status of women in our society. Through our project work we promote equality, using feminist analysis and practice, and address issues which affect women in our province. We provide a forum for the voices of PEI women, and opportunities for women to realize power, knowledge, skills, abilities, vision and financial security. We also act as a referral service to help women find programs and services they may need.
First Annual WNPEI Fundraiser a Great Success
Celebrate Island Women event gets a full house in support of Women's Network PEI
On November 16, the Board of Directors of Women’s Network PEI held its very first Celebrate Island Women fundraiser, bringing in an astonishing $15,000 for the non-profit organization.
Media Release: Irish Mythen to headline fundraiser in support of Women's Network PEI
Great entertainment, raffle prizes, live art and more!
Islanders have two weeks left to get their hands on tickets to Celebrate Island Women, a fun night of entertainment presented by Women’s Network PEI’s Board of Directors to raise funds for the non-profit organization.
WNPEI among Organizations Funded through Support for Women's Empowerment
Status of Women Canada Announcement
The Women's Network PEI team is very grateful for the project funding that we receive from Status of Women Canada. This support helps us empower Island women and improve their status in PEI society.
Announcing Women's Economic Empowerment Project
Two programs now offered to Island women
Women's Network PEI is offering two programs for women under our newly designed project. Both programs are for women who are on EI, are working 20 hours a week or less, are on social assistance or have no income.
Program aims to get more women into traditional trades
The 12-week project is run by the Women's Network PEI
The 12-week project is run by the Women's Network PEI and is designed to increase the number of women in non-traditional trades and technology occupations in the province. Its overall goal is to move women from poverty to a sustainable livelihood.
Vision, Fundraising & Theatre Night a Success!
Sincere thanks to all participants
On June 4, WNPEI invited the community to take part in a special brainstorming session. The members of the audience were first treated to creative plays presented at the Watermark Theatre in North Rustico through the Canada 300 program.
Women's Network PEI marks 30th year
The big 3-0 was reason for celebration for Women's Network PEI in 2014
Founded in 1981 and incorporated in 1984, this non-profit social justice organization has survived, thrived and rolled with the times over the last three decades, despite major hurdles, such as cuts to core funding in the 1990s.