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.
Job Opportunity at WNPEI: Program Facilitator
Deadline to apply: 30 June 2019
Are you feminist? Do you have experience facilitating programs? Are you passionate about supporting people as they make a change in their lives? If yes, please apply for the position of Program Facilitator at Women’s Network PEI!
New Project Announced -- Sharing Leadership: Engaging all ages in the Women's Movement in PEI
Women's Network PEI among 2017 IWS Grant recipients
The 2017 PEI Interministerial Women’s Secretariat (IWS) Grants were announced this week at the PEI Legislature. Along with WNPEI, the grants went to six other organizations across PEI.
Women's Network PEI Announces Breakthrough for Island Tradeswomen
Gender Equality in Trades
Women's Network PEI has released a statistical forecast that shows impressive movement toward gender equality in the trades on PEI. In 2009, PEI was 276 years away from gender equality in trades on PEI. Today's forecast is a big improvement.
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.
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.
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.