PELC Pops! logo design

So many great things have come from our Awesome PEC win, including meeting Alex Currie, who was also pitching his idea that night.  Alex,  along with his wife Jenna Empey, own and operate Pyramid Ferments, where they handcraft a line of fermented food and drinks.  Prior to fermenting food, Alex worked in design and marketing.  The…

PELC speaks to The Rotary Club of Picton

On Tuesday, June 9th, PELC staff visited The Rotary Club of Picton to speak about the successes and challenges of being an adult learner in PEC. Thanks to The Picton Gazette for the great press!                                        …

The Drake Devonshire Blog Post re: PELC Pops!

The Drake Devonshire hosted the Awesome PEC Pitch last month, where PELC Pops! was awarded the $1000.  They’ve recently posted a blog post here about us! Thanks Drake by the Lake!                       DBTL: AWESOME PEC Posted by Drake, June 10, 2015   Awesome PEC is the Prince Edward…

Awesome Win!

                              Last night, PELC classroom instructor Lori Farrington, along with students Ashley McInnis and Taylor Lott, pitched their idea at Awesome PEC‘s Pitch Party! The competition for the $1000 prize was fierce, but we walked away with the prize! Look for…

PELC sits down with County Councillor, Lenny Epstein

Thanks to Lenny Epstein, Prince Edward County Councillor, for coming to PELC to discuss issues that effect our students. Joining Lenny at the table were Sam and Mariah, PELC students, who were able to offer insight into issues such as homelessness, affordable housing, food insecurity, and how the municipal council can help to address these…

99.3 County FM

PELC Executive Director, Kathy Kennedy was thrilled to be on 99.3 County FM County Grapevine today at noon.  She and student Ashley McInnis spoke about PELC and the new United Way Funding. Listen Here