Category: community

Community Service: BC Wildfire Assistance

Small Business BC (SBBC) is seeking CPAs licensed in public practice to respond to phone calls from small business owners who have been impacted by BC wildfires to discuss accounting and business continuity issues. SBBC will handle signups and bookings

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Event Recap: An evening at the bank

On August 24, 2017, a dozen members, students and candidates from the CPABC Surrey/Langley/NDelta Chapter volunteered at the Surrey Food Bank to distribute food to the bank’s many clients. For over 34 years, the Surrey Food Bank has helped local residents

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Community Event: 2017 Surrey Food Bank

August 24, 2017 Involve and Inspire Give back and get involved! Come volunteer at the Surrey Food Bank this summer! The Surrey Food Bank was formed in June 1983. Over the last 34 years, the Surrey Food Bank Society has

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 15

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, innovative thinking, integrity, and

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Chapter Award at SFU Announced

Simon Fraser University has announced that Chirag Patel has received the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N. Delta Chapter Award in Accounting ($1500).  This award is funded through 2021/2022 by the generosity of Chapter members and recognizes a full time student in the Beedie School of

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Happy Canada150!

Canada 150: #CPAproud As detailed in the March/April and May/June 2017 issues of CPABC in Focus, CPA Canada is currently running a #CPAproud campaign that coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations , and CPABC is supporting this campaign with a Twitter

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CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament Recap

Over 50 members and their guests participated in the 3rd Annual CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament which was held at Newlands Golf and Country Club in Langley on June 9, 2017. This sold out tournament was again co-hosted by the

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Community Event: 2017 Breakfast with the Bank

May 12, 2017 Join us on Friday, May 12th 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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Chapter Supports Local Students

The CPABC Surrey/Langley/NDelta Chapter, and five other CPABC chapters, have funded over $26,175 in new student scholarships and bursaries through the CPA Education Foundation.  These chapters include:  Kamloops/Cariboo, Okanagan, Surrey/Langley/NDelta, Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Victoria/Southern Vancouver Island. As a result of the generosity

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Recap: 2017 Student Night Event

On March 23, 2017, approximately 75 members, CPA students and KPU Accounting and Finance Students attended the Student Night Career Development and Networking event at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) in Surrey, BC. The evening began with a hot buffet and

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