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Community Event: Breakfast with the Bank

May 10, 2018 Join us on Thursday, May 10th for our Surrey Food Bank fundraising event. This is a charitable event that draws interest from local businesses and professionals who want to support cause-related events, as well as make new

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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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Chapter Award at SFU Announced

Simon Fraser University has announced the 2017/18 award recipients for the following CPAEF Awards: Avnit Sekhon was the recipient of the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N. Delta Chapter Award in Accounting ($1500).  This award is funded by the generosity of Chapter members and recognizes a

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Recap: Community Event at the Surrey Food Bank

On Friday, February 9, 2018, eight members of the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N.Delta chapter set aside a day to help sort food at the Surrey Food Bank  Society’s (SFB) new Port Kells warehouse. The CPA team was assigned duties such as unpacking pallets and sorting food donations which were

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2018 Community Event: Surrey Food Bank

February 9, 2018 Growing our community beyond hunger – Volunteers needed at Surrey Food Bank. The Surrey Food Bank provides food to families living in Surrey and North Delta and prides themselves in supplying nutritious food in a respectful and

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Recap: Giants take down Hitmen

Over 50 CPA members, candidates, students and their guests, including about a dozen lawyers, attended the February 2 home game between the Vancouver Giants and Calgary Hitmen. This professional networking event was held in the Banquet Hall of the Langley

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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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Supporting United Way

CPABC is committed to supporting the community and is proud to be part of the 2017 United Way Workplace Campaign. We invite CPABC members, students and candidates who may not have a campaign of their own to join to be

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Chapter Awards Scholarship to Local KPU Student

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) School of Business hosted their annual 2017 Scholarships and Awards Dinner on October 25, 2017 at the River Rock Whistler Ballroom in Richmond. The dinner was an opportunity for donors to meet KPU’s outstanding award recipients.

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Event Recap: Catfight ends with Ticats beating Lions

On September 22, 2017, over 100 CPABC members, students, candidates and their guests came out to watch the BC Lions take on the Hamilton Tigercats. Both teams entered BC Place Stadium with lukewarm win-loss statistics making this an important game

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