PCRC launches Little Free Pantry

PCRC launches Little Free PantryThe Little Free Pantry where neighbours can help neighbours with free food items is open. Little Free pantry is also for those who want to give a little extra back: Take what you need and donate what you can. Shandy Turner who built the pantry explains the goal is for the Little Free pantry to…

PCRC launches Little Free Pantry

PCRC launches Little Free PantryThe Portage Community Revitalization Corporation (PCRC) is launching its “Little Free Pantry” project at 4 p.m. this afternoon outside of the Red River College. In an email, PCRC Community Engagement Coordinator Alejandra Gonzalez says The Little Free Pantry is for neighbours helping neighbours. “Its purpose varies — it is for those who may not be…

City invests in building a more aware local labour pool

City invests in building a more aware local labour poolMickey Dumont The Portage Citizen — Portage Collegiate Institute’s 2021 graduating class will be better equipped to understand local career pathways and graduate job ready to fill industry needs. Portage la Prairie has invested seed dollars to promote EdgeFactor — a system to bridge the communication gap between education and business. “EdgeFactor brings to the…