New Awareness Program called Read with Me

For release on January 27th, 2020, Family Literacy Day The PEI Literacy Alliance launched a new program today called Read with Me. It is an awareness program to encourage parents and caregivers to read with their infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. The Alliance chose...

Nathan Steeves – new Chair of the Alliance’s Board of Directors

The PEI Literacy Alliance is pleased to welcome Nathan Steeves as the new Chair of the Board of Directors, replacing Jeff Murphy who completed his two year term as Chair in September and remains on the Board as Past Chair.  “Nathan has been an excellent addition to...

Bursaries Awarded

Here are essays from our three bursary winners. Each was awarded $750. Thank you to our Bursary Sponsors: Master Packaging Holland College Canadian Tire. Martin Arsenault I have faced many challenges in continuing my studies such as raising a family of three kids, two...

Welcome Anne MacDonald!

My name is Anne MacDonald and I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the new project coordinator for ESAF with the PEI Literacy Alliance. I am very excited to be joining the team at PEILA because of its strong roots in the community providing...

Join our Team! We’re hiring!

Job Posting for a Project Coordinator PEI Literacy Alliance is hiring a Project Coordinator to plan, coordinate and deliver a program called Essential Skills for Atlantic Fisheries (ESAF).  This project addresses workforce challenges in the fisheries sector. The...

Bursaries Available

$750 Bursary This bursary is a $750 grant for adults who are working toward a grade 12 certificate or grade 12 equivalency (GED). We will award three bursaries this fall. Bursary Application Form 2019 – Deadline to apply is November 27,...

29th Annual General Meeting

The PEI Literacy Alliance invites you to their 29th Annual General Meeting.  September 30th, 2019 at 9 a.m. Murphy’s Community Centre, Room 207 200 Richmond St., Charlottetown, PE Keynote Speaker is Dr. Heather Morrison. Dr. Morrison is the Chief Public Health...

PEI Literacy Alliance seeking new Board Members

FuThe PEI Literacy Alliance is looking for up to three new board members. An ideal candidate is not only passionate about Literacy, they are committed to providing leadership to the dedicated staff responsible for delivering the Literacy Alliance’s impactful program