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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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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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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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Community Event: CPAws for the Cause

September 9, 2018 Please join CPABC Okanagan Chapter as we walk 3 km in support of the ‘BC SPCA Paws Presented by Hills Science Diet‘ for a Cause fundraising event. This September, our team will be putting our best paws

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Okanagan College Thanks CPABC Okanagan Chapter

Okanagan College and the Okanagan College Foundation jointly hosted a donor appreciation reception at the Trades Complex Atrium at the college’s Kelowna campus on April 26, 2018.    The reception was a way to appreciate the generous support of the

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Okangan Chapter Continues Support of Local Accounting Students

The CPABC Okanagan Chapter has donated $6,300 to continue funding existing chapter awards at Okanagan College and UBC|Okanagan.  There are two $1,500 awards at the college and two $2,000 awards at the university. In addition, three other chapters have also

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Volunteers Needed – 2018 Alumni Case Competition

Are you looking to give back to your community? The Management Student Association (MSA) at UBC Okanagan is hosting some internal case competitions for which they need volunteer judges. Alumni Case Competition – Saturday, March 10, 2018 (8AM- 3PM) This competition

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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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UBC|Okanagan Donor Appreciation Event

UBC|Okanagan hosted a reception on January 23, 2018 to honour donors of student awards which was held in the University Centre Ballroom at the UBC|Okanagan campus in Kelowna. The reception provided a wonderful opportunity for donors to meet UBC|Okanagan students who have benefited from

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Okanagan College Students Awarded 2017 Chapter Scholarships

Okanagan College has announced that four students have received CPA Education Foundation Awards. Christianne Edblad and Sydney Hofer received the CPABC Okanagan Chapter Award and were awarded $950 each.    The local chapter has funded this scholarship at Okanagan College through

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