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TRU Students Awarded 2017 Chapter Scholarships

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) has announced that Gregory Russell and Kyle Mitchell have each received the CPAEF Scholarship valued at $2,000.  These awards have been made possible by the generosity of William Fedorak FCPA FCMA. Also, Eric Austin and Nathan Grieve each received the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter

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November Is National Financial Literacy Month

Spread the word about our free financial literacy sessions. CPABC members can play an important role in advancing financial literacy by encouraging local schools, libraries, communities, and companies to host free 60-minute financial literacy sessions. CPA Canada has developed resources

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Supporting United Way

CPABC is committed to supporting the community and is proud to be part of the 2017 United Way Workplace Campaign. We invite CPABC members, students and candidates who may not have a campaign of their own to join to be

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Celebrating 20 Years of Support for TRU

The CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter, and legacy accounting educational foundations, have been long term supporters of Thompson Rivers University (TRU). The chapter and the CPA Education Foundation currently  provide four annual scholarships to accounting students in the TRU School of Business and Economics.

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Chapter Fall Event: Pub Night

September 21, 2017 Please join us at the Noble Pig on Thursday, September 21st to network with fellow CPA members, students and candidates. Come network over some good food and drink. Don’t forget to bring your business cards to the

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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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Father’s Day Walk Run for Prostate Cancer – Kamloops

CPABC and the Kamloops Cariboo 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 and

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Local TRU Students Awarded Scholarships

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) has announced that Natalia Fil has received the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter Award for $1,500. This award is funded annually by members of the local CPABC chapter through the surplus generated from the chapter PD program.  Natalia is

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