Ethno-Cultural Organizations in PEI

Last updated: 2020-07-27
Ethnic Group Organization Contact Information
Asian Asian Heritage Society Leti LaRosa
Phone: 902-894-7701 or
African / Black Black Cultural Society of PEI Tamara Steele, Executive Director
Phone: 902-367-3390
176 Great George St. Suite L-05
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 4X9

Black / Indigenous / People of Colour BIPOC USHR - Black, Indigenous, People of Colour United for Strength Home Relationship Core members:
Sobia Ali-Faisal, Kendi Tarichia, Omeasoo Wahpahsiw, Dante Bazard, Nouhad Mourad
Cantonese PEI Cantonese Friendship Association Bing Yiao
Chinese Chinese Canadian Association of Prince Edward Island
Paul Yin, President
638 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE, C1E 1E3
Dutch Dutch Canadian Association Marie Wolters (Contact Person, Treasurer)
Phone: 902-964-3248
Filipino Filipino-Canadian Association of Prince Edward Island (1986) Leti LaRosa, Contact Person and Consul
Phone: 902-894-7701
Alfredo Nieves, Contact Person
Phone: 902-629-5992
Filipino Sandigang Pinoy Inc. Sherilyn Manantan
Sheila Annang
Francophone / Acadian Fédération culturelle de Î-P-É Ghislaine Cormier, Directrice générale
115 Richmond Street, Charlottetown, PE C1A 1H7
Phone: 902-368-3189
Indian Indo Canadian Association of PE President: Tony C Joy
Vice President: Vikki Nellore
Secretary: Selvi Roy
Treasurer: Anirudh Marathe
Indigenous people living off-reserve in PEI (Métis, Inuit, Non-status, and Status) Native Council of Prince Edward Island Lisa Cooper, President and Chief
6 F.J. McAulay Court, Charlottetown, PE C1A 9M7
Phone: 902-892-5314
Toll Free: 1-877-591-3003
Iranian / Persian Iranian / Persian Community
جامعه ایرانی / فارسی
Marjan Rajaie Sani, Contact Person
Phone: 902-394-6606
Irish Benevolent Irish Society George O'Connor, President
582 North River Road, PO Box 34, Charlottetown, PE, C1A 7K2
Phone: 902-892-2367
Jewish PEI Jewish Community Email
PO Box 21128, 421 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PE C1A 9H6
Phone: 902-368-7337
Kerala Kerala Association of PEI (KAPEI) Jineesh Joshy (President), 902‑940‑3292
Josily Joseph (Vice President), 1‑416‑871‑7275
Denny (Secretary), 902‑213‑4750
Nitheen Rao (Treasurer), 902‑314‑6665
Korean Korean Association of PEI
PEI 한인회
Main Email

President: James Jang
Phone: 902-218-5822

Vice President: Kang-Hyeok Lee
Phone: 902-330-7636

Vice President: Ienai Kim
Phone: 587-982-0141
Lebanese Canadian Lebanese Association of PEI
الجمعية اللبنانية الكندية في جزيرة الأمير إدوارد
Fadi Rashed, President
Mi'kmaq Mi'kmaq Confederacy of Prince Edward Island Donald MacKenzie, Executive Director
Toll Free: 1-877-884-0808

Charlottetown Office
PolyClinic, Suite 501 199 Grafton Street, Charlottetown, PE C1A 1L2
Phone: 902-626-2882
Fax: 902-367-3779

Summerside Office
200 Read Drive, Summerside, PE C1N 5N7
Phone: 902-436-5101
Fax: 902-436-5655
Russian Russian Speaking PEI Tatiana Mizerina
Phone: 902-361-2193 | 902-316-1980 (cell)

Marina Pogrebnaia
Phone: 902-314-6235 cell (cell)

Scottish Caledonia Club Horatio Toledo, President
Scottish PEI Scottish Settlers Historical Society Myrna Babineau, President
81 Prince St. Charlottetown, PE C1A 4A3
Sri Lankan Sri Lankan Community Thilak Tennekone
Ukrainian Ukrainian Genealogy Group Ted Lomatski
Vietnamese Vietnamese Association on PEI (Viet.PEI) Chien Ly, President
Phone: 902-330-2601

Anne Tran, Vice President, public relations
Phone: 902-314-8030

  Multicultural Council of PEI Dr. Najam Chishti, President
Phone: 902-368-2360
  PEI International Friendship Association Ratna Rajapaksa
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If you belong to an ethno-cultural group not listed here, or if the information for your group on this page requires changes, please contact:

Todd MacEwen

Todd MacEwen
Information Services Coordinator

(902) 628-6009 ext. 229