Black Cultural Society

Of PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

BCSPEI News

Join our Board of Directors

Are you looking to contribute to an organization committed to removing barriers and providing resources for the Black community in PEI? Do you have some experience under your belt that could support and guide meaningful work? Take a look at the voluntary positions opening on our Board of Directors!
Application Deadline: May 31, 2022.

SAVE THE DATE! for our Annual General Meeting

In person and online. Details to come soon. June 27, 2022, 7pm.

Courtside Black Culture Bursary

The Courtside Black Culture Bursary is NOW OPEN. It will award $1000 (each) to three Black Prince Edward Island post-secondary students.
Application Deadline: July 15, 2022.

Summer Camp Facilitator

We are hiring a BIPOC summer camp facilitator for Camp Shukrani! Application deadline: May 27, 20220

Community Needs Assessment Survey

We need help from community members like you. Fill out the community needs assessment survey and let us know where we need to focus our attention. 

Skills Inventory Questionnaire

Are you interested in getting involved with the Black Cultural Society of Prince Edward Island? If you are and have a particular skill set or knowledge base that  could be useful in building up the Island’s Black community, let us know.

Black Business & Creators Directory Registration

Building and supporting community comes in many different forms. Economic and creative empowerment are vital components. So let’s be intentional. Let’s invest in our community. Click below to register for either the Black Business Directory, or the Black Creators Directory (or both!).

Our Focus

VISION

Shaping the future by preserving our heritage, promoting racial equity, and creating partnerships that will assist in the development and success of the Black community in PEI

MISSION

With love: to serve, uplift, advocate for resources, and provide services to protect and strengthen the development of PEI’s Black community.

GOALS

  • Support actions designed to improve and enhance the quality of life for the Black community of Prince Edward Island. (African descent, Caribbean descent, Latin American Descent, descendants of historical Black Islanders)
  • Deliver services, programs, and initiatives to promote and advance racial understanding on behalf of people of African descent
  • Create strategic partnerships with organizations and institutions to address systemic racism and social inequalities

“Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.”

Martin Luther King Jr.