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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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Kamloops CPA honored with Early Achievement Award

Kamloops’ W. Mackenzie Kanigan, CPA, CGA, was honoured with an Early Achievement Award by the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC). The award recognizes CPAs who distinguish themselves early in their CPA career through professional achievement and volunteer service,

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Recap: Winter Tubing at Harper Mountain

Over 20 members, students, candidates and their guests (including many little ones) attended a family tubing event on February 24, 2018 at Harper Mountain.  The Snow Town Tube Park provided a great location to enjoy the winter weather and to

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Community Service: Tax Clinic Volunteers

CPABC members can participate as a volunteer preparing tax returns or alternatively can request a free tax return preparation clinic, on behalf of a community organization, through the CRA’s Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP). When volunteering, here are three

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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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