Recap: Douglas College Donor Appreciation

Chapter representative Cecilia Piano CPA CGA (right) with Douglas College scholarship recipient. Photo by Cecilia Piano.

Douglas College Foundation hosted a donor appreciation event on October 28, 2019 at the David Lam Campus in Coquitlam BC.

Cecilia Piano CPA CGA represented the CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter and had the opportunity to connect with many scholarship recipients.

The chapter has recently funded a new award for an accounting student concentrating in the data analytics program.  The first award will be made in the Spring of 2020.

In 2018/19, donors gifted $2.2 million to support over 1,850 Douglas College students through scholarships, awards and bursaries.  These funds allow students to explore and discover new passions, strengths and pursue their dreams.

Douglas College students thanking donors for their generosity support. Photo by Cecilia Piano.

Contact the college awards office to find out more about this award.

The CPA Education Foundation also offers the CPAEF David Sale Memorial Bursary for post-secondary students with financial need.  The application form can be found on the CPAEF website under “Helping Students”.  Application deadline is November 15.

 

Photo by Cecilia Piano.

 

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