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Recap: Kelowna 2019 MET Dinner

On October 17, 2019, the CPABC Okanagan Chapter hosted the annual Member Engagement Tour (MET) event at the Manteo Hotel and Resort located on Kelowna’s beautiful lakefront. Approximately 60 CPAs were in attendance to learn about the latest labour market

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Recap: 2019 MET in Vernon

CPAs gathered in Vernon for the biennial Member Engagement Tour event hosted by the CPABC Okanagan Chapter to learn about the latest labour market research for accountants, connect with the local CPA network, and celebrate member milestones. Approximately 40 CPAs

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Supporting Okanagan College

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) has continued its long standing support for Okanagan College accounting students with its $2,500 annual matching of the CPAEF / Crowe MacKay LLP awards.  These awards are intended for students demonstrating academic excellence who have

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Community Event: Lake2Lake 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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Recap: Member Showcase in Kelowna

On July 3, 2019 CPABC, in collaboration with the CPABC Okanagan Chapter, hosted the inaugural Member Showcase event in Kelowna BC  at the Manteo Resort located on the scenic shores of Lake Okanagan. Member Showcase is a new initiative launched

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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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Okanagan College Announces Chapter Award

Okanagan College Foundation held their annual Okanagan College Student Awards Night at the Centre for Learning Atrium at the Kelowna Campus on Thursday November 22, 2018. Each year, more than 50 students receive over $50,000 in awards – made possible

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5th Annual LAWYERS vs. ACCOUNTANTS Kelowna Blood Drive Competition

2018 Oct 16 – Nov 15th  5th Annual LAWYERS vs. ACCOUNTANTS Kelowna Blood Drive Competition MARK YOUR CALENDAR: 2018 Oct 16-Nov 15th – It’s up to you! Your Office, Family & Friends can join in! GOAL: 100 people donating towards the

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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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