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Community Engagement: Richmond Hospital Foundation Starlight Gala

October 19, 2019 The Starlight Gala presented by Donald’s Fine Foods is Richmond Hospital Foundation’s signature black tie gala and the most prestigious fundraiser in the city. With an attendance of over 450 guests, the ​event raised $738,000 net in

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Plant Day Event

September 14, 2019 Missed our plant event last year? Great  news – if you are wanting to get in touch with your green thumb, please join us for our second Plant Day Event! The planting class will be led by

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Community Event: Fruit Pickers

August 24, 2019 CPABC Richmond/South Delta Chapter invites members, candidates and students to participate in Richmond’s Fruit Recovery Program offered by Richmond Food Security Society. Volunteers will collect unused fruit, called a pick, from residential or community fruit trees and

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Community Event: Richmond Maritime Festival

July 27, 2019 – We Need You – People Help People CPABC Richmond/South Delta (RSD) Chapter members, students and candidates are invited to participate as a festival volunteer at the Richmond Maritime Festival! Richmond Maritime Festival takes place on Saturday,

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Recap: 2019 Annual Chapter Event

On June 15, 2019, the CPABC Richmond/S.Delta Chapter held their Annual Chapter Event at South Arm Park in Richmond. Over 50 CPA members, candidates, students and their guests enjoyed a barbeque lunch on what turned out to be sunny and

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2019 Tax Clinic Recap

  For the 2019 tax season, 20 CPA volunteers from our local chapter participated, between March and April, in the Tax Clinics hosted by Richmond Multicultural Community Services (RMCS).  The volunteers devoted 322 hours and filed 288 returns for the low-income

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Recap: Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

On June 9, 2019, 20 CPA members, candidates and students participated in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup at Terra Nova Park. The team spent two hours in the morning cleaning the shoreline and adjacent part and collected 2.5 kg of

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Community Event: Shoreline Cleanup Day in Richmond

June 8, 2019 CPABC Richmond/South Delta (RSD) Chapter members, students and candidates are invited to participate at Shoreline Cleanup Day. The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup is a national conservation program that provides Canadians the opportunity to take action in their

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Recap: Celebrating National Volunteer Week #NVW2019

CPABC hosted a Volunteer Appreciation reception on April 9, 2019 to thank local chapter leaders and volunteers who participated in various chapter organized community engagement events during the year. Over 80 CPABC members, CPA candidates/students attended this special celebratory event

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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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