Charitable tax receipts for qualifying donations made in 2022 are currently in process and are intended to be issued in the coming weeks.

Those that have email addresses on file here at the Foundation will receive their receipts by email, those that do not will receive them by Canada Post at the mailing address on file.

If your email or mailing address information has changed and needs to be updated, please contact CFPEI Finance Coordinator, Megan Simpson by email at msimpson@cfpei.ca or
by phone at 902-892-3440 as soon as possible.

For general Community Foundation of PEI questions please contact us by email at info@cpfei.ca or by phone at 902-892-3440.

Spring 2023 Applications Open Now!

The PEI Wildlife Conservation Fund Committee is now accepting project applications for Spring 2023 – the application deadline is February 10th, 2023 at 5:00 pm.

INFO SESSION
The PEI WCF will host an information session for Island organizations who wish to learn more about how to apply to the PEI Wildlife Conservation Fund for the Spring 2023 round of funding. Interested individuals can register by visiting https://peiwcf.eventbrite.ca. Attendees will learn how to use the new online application portal, relevant dates and deadlines as well as what to expect throughout the process from application through to final reports.

Proposed projects must demonstrate a benefit to wildlife on Prince Edward Island. Projects should fit into one of the five work priority categories:

  1. Habitat restoration or enhancement – must contribute to the improvement of wildlife habitat in river, upland or wetland ecosystems
  2. Natural areas – must contribute to the improvement or expansion of designated natural areas for wildlife in PEI
  3. Education – must contribute to a better understanding and/or appreciation of wildlife among a segment of the Island public
  4. Research and monitoring – must contribute to our knowledge of wildlife or wildlife habitat in PEI
  5. Other – must have value for wildlife or wildlife habitat in PEI

Applications must be submitted online through the Community Foundation of PEI’s portal. For more information about the application process and access to the portal, visit the PEI WCF website at www.peiwcf.ca.

For additional information contact the PEI WCF Administrator:
The Community Foundation of PEI
Phone: 902-892-3440
E-mail: info@peiwcf.ca

The Community Foundation of PEI, in partnership with the United Way of PEI and the Canadian Red Cross in PEI,  is pleased to be part of the roll out of the Community Services Recovery Fund (CSRF) in Prince Edward Island!

The Community Services Recovery Fund is a $400 million investment from the Government of Canada to support charities and non-profits as they focus on how to adapt their organizations from pandemic recovery. Now more than ever, charities and non-profits are playing a key role in addressing persistent and complex social problems faced by all communities. The Community Services Recovery Fund (CSRF) responds to what charities and non-profits need right and supports organizations as they adapt to the long-term impacts of the pandemic.

The Community Services Recovery Fund is now open for applications through to February 21st, 2023.  

For more information about the Community Services Recovery Fund, eligible organizations, criteria, answers to frequently asked questions and various resources, please visit www.communityservicesrecoveryfund.ca/.

If organizations would like further assistance after reviewing the information and resources found on the page linked above, they are encouraged to email communityinnovator@peiunitedway.com