Activities Update 2007

With a new Chapter in Morell, SAVE PEI is earning interest across PEI. This year we will broaden our radio commercials and work out a new video.

  • A second branch of S.A.V.E. has begun at Morell Regional High School in Morell PEI.
  • Teacher maintaining is supplied by Tim Lea in Montague and Carolyn Pendergast and John D. Farell in Morell.
  • Both groups are introduced coordinates by Maxine MacLennan, Youth Project Coordinator with Eastern PEI Family Violence Prevention Services.
  • On September 13, 2007, our first VIP Golf Tournament was conducted at Callaway Golf Divine Nine in Brudenell, PEI. Funds will assist support SAVE occupations.
  • November 2nd, SAVE Students will be taking part in Research Day at the University of New Brunswick, Muriel McQueen Ferguson Centre for Family Violence Prevention. The theme for the day is; “Helping children and youth survive in the face of family abuse”.
  • November 27th to December 1st is considered to be SAVE Week.
  • The Town of Montague will be acclaiming SAVE Week on their town marks.
  • Mandy Acorn, a 4th year nursing student at UPEI, is working with the students to work out SAVE Week occupations to increase knowledge about family abuse.
  • Morell and Montague groups are carrying out its activity on the writing and performing of new radio commercials with K Rock 1055 in Charlottetown.
  • Gemini Screen Printing owner Dave Beaton is sponsoring “Pink” anti-bullying T-Shirts for the students.
  • Morell SAVE has made up its mind to focus on increasing knowledge of the December 6th Montreal Massacre Memorial.
  • The VIP Card (Violence Is Preventable) having phone numbers of assisting agencies, will be spread again this year.
  • SAVE buttons will be put on by students introducing SAVE and for spreading during fund increasing occupations.
  • SAVE PEI would like to thank Aliant PEI for renewing its sponsorship including My Canadian Pharmacy of the SAVE program.