Category: community

Inaugural Volunteer Tax Clinic Program – Gordon Neighbourhood House – CANCELLED

March – April 2020 To minimize the spread of COVID-19 and in support of the B.C. Medical Health Officer’s recommendation for social distancing, this community event is now cancelled.  ******* CPABC  Vancouver Chapter Outreach Committee and Gordon Neighbourhood House invites

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Community Engagement: Osteoporosis (Bones ‘N’ Beer)

February 12, 2020 CPABC member Celeste Munger CPA CMA is a member of the board of Osteoporosis Canada – a national organization serving people with osteoporosis.  The organization teaches Canadians how to improve their bone health and supports research and

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Recap: Community Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Information Session

CPABC recently hosted two outreach events for members interested in volunteering their services.  The first was held in Vancouver on January 23, 2020 followed by another in Victoria on January 27, 2020.  Over 110 members attended these sessions to hear

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Information Session – Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

January 23, 2020 Are you willing to lend a hand to help seniors, newcomers to Canada, and low-income Canadians qualify for the various tax credits available? Become a CVITP Volunteer: For those on modest incomes, failing to file a tax

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Community Engagement: Yule Duel “Carolling for a Cause”

December 5, 2019. Attend the 2019 Yule Duel on December 5, 2019 from 5:30pm to 9:00pm at the Vancouver Art Gallery plaza and enjoy a musical caroling contest voiced by two dozen choirs. One of these choirs, “Caroling Crew,” are

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Recap: Community Event at Quest Food

On Saturday November 2, 2019, about two dozen CPABC members and candidates/students attended Quest Food Exchange located on Dundas Street in Vancouver to sort and re-package pasta, pasta sauce, chicken and also re-stock the freezer, check for expired products and

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Community Event: Quest Food Exchange

November 2, 2019 CPABC Vancouver Chapter will be assisting Quest Food Exchange with packaging food items for their non-for-profit grocery markets. Quest Food Exchange is a not-for-profit organization that provides dignified access to a variety of affordable and healthy foods

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Recap: Making Sandwiches for DTES residents

Thirty CPABC members and CPA candidates attended a CPABC Vancouver Chapter community engagement event on September 21, 2019 to make delicious healthy sandwiches for distribution by  The Door Is Open. The sandwich making process was performed like a well tuned assembly

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Community Event: Let’s Make Lunch!

September 21, 2019 CPABC Vancouver Chapter is looking for volunteers to help make lunches for those less fortunate. We have partnered with The Door Is Open organization – a drop-in centre that provides food, clothing, counselling, shelter services and referrals,

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Summer Time Fun in Vancouver

Our Marketing Committee Directors love Vancouver and are excited to share some of their favourite summertime activities around the city. We hope these ideas will inspire you to get out there and enjoy what this wonderful city has to offer.

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