Welcome to COIN

Community Opportunity and Innovation Network... building community with a heart.

COIN stands for Community Opportunity & Innovation Network Inc. COIN is a local not-for-profit community economic development (CED) organization that is working to build a stronger Peterborough area community; community with a heart.

Using a CED approach we promote equality, wellness, and empowerment through innovative and sustainable economic development. COIN trains and supports unemployed and underemployed individuals in our community, and fosters a social enterprise network in Peterborough.

COIN is a member of the Peterborough & District United Way.


Our CARROT students graduated today! Congratulations go out to: Shelby Shaw, Dawn Davey-Sager, Erin Habeth, Megan Foster, and Matt Hamilton. After 6 weeks of intense practical and classroom learning they are trained and ready to hit the job market! We are so proud of your hard work and dedication. WELL DONE CLASS OF SPRING 2016! ... See MoreSee Less

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The Chex Daily Show came to visit our CARROT (Culinary Arts Retail Restaurant Operations Training) students. The training kitchen is located at the former PCVS building. Students learn in a classroom setting then apply their knowledge and skills at Peterborough EATS. Our next session starts in July! Contact us at info@coin-ced.org for more information on how to register. 60% of our students find employment after taking the program. Real Food. Real Training. ... See MoreSee Less

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