Category: community

A Year Ago… Chapter Hosted a Wine Tasting at Harper’s Trail Estate Winery

What happened a year ago? In July 2019, the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter hosted a wine tasting at Harper’s Trail Estate Winery.  Approximately 40 CPA members, students and candidates attended and enjoyed a wonderful time networking and connecting with their peers

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Giving back: volunteer at virtual tax clinics

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community during this pandemic? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits and benefits offered by the

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Free PD: 2020 AgriStability Workshop for Accountants and Tax Filers

February 27, 2020 The AgriStability Program (BC Ministry of Agriculture) invites you to attend its annual free web based PD seminar on February 27, 2020.  This information session will be interactive, and it will cover the recently announced 2019-20 BC

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Recap: TRU Launches Limitless Campaign

The Thompson Rivers University (TRU) Foundation recently held an event to kickoff their “Limitless” campaign.  The event celebrated how far TRU has come in 50 year and the generous support of donors, including the CPA Education Foundation and the local

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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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