Category: community

Community Service: BC Wildfire Assistance

Small Business BC (SBBC) is seeking CPAs licensed in public practice to respond to phone calls from small business owners who have been impacted by BC wildfires to discuss accounting and business continuity issues. SBBC will handle signups and bookings

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 15

CPABC’s annual Member Recognition Program recognizes the achievements and shares the esteem that individual members bring to CPA, the accounting profession, and our communities. Award recipients exemplify the best attributes of chartered professional accountants: leadership, expertise, innovative thinking, integrity, and

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Happy Canada150!

Canada 150: #CPAproud As detailed in the March/April and May/June 2017 issues of CPABC in Focus, CPA Canada is currently running a #CPAproud campaign that coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations , and CPABC is supporting this campaign with a Twitter

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Recap: CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament

Over 50 members and their guests participated in the 3rd Annual CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament which was held at Newlands Golf and Country Club in Langley on June 9, 2017. This sold out tournament was again co-hosted by the

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Father’s Day Walk Run for Prostate Cancer – Chilliwack

CPABC and the Fraser Valley Chapter are pleased to support the BC Prostate Cancer Foundation as a bronze level sponsor of the 2017 Father’s Day Walk Run on June 18, 2017. There will be simultaneous runs occurring in Burnaby, Chilliwack, Kamloops, Kelowna

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Recap: Friday Night Harness Races!

The October 14, 2016 Friday Fun Night at Fraser Downs Park was a huge success.  Over 60 members and CPA students from the CPABC Surrey/Langley/NDelta and Fraser Valley chapters and their guests came out to enjoy a sumptuous buffet dinner

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Event Recap: Whitecaps Game Night

Over 175 members and their guests attended the August 12, 2016 Whitecaps game at BC Place to watch Vancouver’s home team play the San Jose Earthquakes. Despite a valiant effort, the visiting team shook up the Caps by winning 2-1.

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Community Event: Hazelwood Cemetery

August 6, 2016 The Cemetery Transcription Committee of the Abbotsford Genealogical Society is holding a gravestone cleaning half-day. Come join CPABC’s Fraser Valley Chapter as we will be volunteering at the Hazelwood Cemetery on Saturday, August 6th, 2016. This work

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Community Event – Father’s Day Walk/Run for Prostate Cancer

The Prostate Cancer BC’s Father’s Day Walk/Run is being held on June 19, 2016.    There are 2km, 5km and 10km options and this event is being held at five locations around the province: Metro Vancouver (Burnaby Lake), Victoria, Kelowna, Kamloops,

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First Annual COIN High School Competition

The first annual CPABC COIN Competition is now accepting registrations. BC high school students are eligible to participate and show off their accounting acumen. The COIN competition consists of a 75 question multiple choice exam, focusing on introductory accounting concepts,

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