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Get Involved: The chapter wants YOU!

Meet Wendy Crawford, CPA CA, chair of the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter. Wendy invites Members and CPA students/candidates to get involved with their local chapter. The chapter hosts several events a year including social networking, local PD, candidate/student nights and community engagement

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Community Event: Lake2Lake Ride for Rwanda

On September 14-15, 2019, 80 riders will be participating in a 2-day major cycling event called The Lake2Lake for Rwanda Ride. The Ride aims to raise $85,000 to benefit the Wellspring Foundation for Education in Rwanda. Proceeds will be used

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TRU 2019 Donor Appreciation Luncheon

On June 27, 2019, Thompson Rivers University Foundation hosted their annual 2019 donor appreciation luncheon event at the TRU Horticulture Gardens. The event provided an opportunity for TRU Foundation board to thank donors for their generous support of the university

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TRU Announces CPABC Chapter Award Recipients

Thompson Rivers University has announced the recipients of the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter Awards for 2018/19 academic year.  These awards are funded through the generosity of local CPA members. The TRU students receiving awards are: Eric Austin – CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter

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Help Others by Volunteering to Prepare Low-Income Tax Returns

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians don’t know that they need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits offered by the government.

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Request a Financial Literacy Session in your Community Today

Be the CPA that connects your community to Financial Literacy. Here’s how you can make that happen through CPA Canada’s FinLit programs. The mission of this program is to deliver unbiased financial literacy education and information to Canadians to improve

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Recap: Volunteering at local Food Bank

CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter organized a morning of food sorting at Kamloops Food Bank Society on Tuesday, November 20, 2018.  Eight members, students and candidates came out to sort cans of food and build non-perishable hampers. The food bank began as a

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Community Event: Volunteer at the Food Bank

November 20, 2018 Come and connect with fellow professionals while doing some fun volunteer work at the Kamloops Food Bank Society on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. Volunteers will be sorting through both non-perishable and perishable items and building non-perishable hampers.

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 14

CPABC Member Recognition Program 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,

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Chapter Continues Support for Students at TRU

The CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter has continued its support of two awards at Thompson Rivers University (TRU).  These award have been matched by the CPA Education Foundation (current year’s donation pending CPAEF board approval). The Kamloops/Cariboo CPA Chapter Award is for

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