Category: community

Community Engagement: Suit Drive by Robert Half

CPABC Chapters are supporting Robert Half’s 17th Annual Suit Drive which is taking place in August 2019. Since 2002, this initiative has collected more than 360,000 items including suits, blouses, shirts and much more to organizations like Dress for  Success.

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BCIT Presents CPABC Vancouver Chapter Award

BCIT held their annual graduating student awards celebration on June 18, 2019 in the gymnasium at the Burnaby BC campus. Hosted by Kathy Kinloch, BCIT President, and the BCIT Board of Governors, the awards event provided an opportunity to recognize

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Recap: KPMG hosts June Chapter Networking Breakfast

On June 18, 2019, national public practice firm KPMG LLP, hosted the CPABC Vancouver Chapter’s networking breakfast at their K Campus at their Vancouver offices located at 777 Dunsmuir Street. Over 100 members, candidates and CPA students registered for this

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Community Event: UBC Farm 2019

June 15, 2019 CPABC’s Vancouver Chapter invites you to join us at our upcoming community event on Saturday, June 15th.  Come volunteer with fellow members, students and candidates at the UBC Farm. The volunteer work includes harvesting, weeding, working with

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Call for Volunteers – CPAWSB Capstone 1 Panelists

CPA Western School of Business: Capstone 1 Panelists The CPA Western School of Business is looking for volunteers in Vancouver to view and provide feedback on the Capstone 1 presentations between July 6 and 9, 2019. Each presentation will be

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Recap: Port of Vancouver

On May 14, 2019, the CPABC Vancouver Chapter held their monthly networking breakfast at the Port of Vancouver Discovery Centre located at Canada Place. Over 6O members, CPA candidates/students attended this event to connect with other colleagues over a freshly

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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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Recap: Spring Clean Up at Easter Seals House

CPABC Vancouver Chapter organized a community engagement event on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Easter Seals House.  Twenty volunteers (members, candidates/students) braved the cold rainy weather to spend their Saturday morning doing a spring clean up which included gardening, weeding,

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Community Event: Easter Seals House

April 6, 2019 CPABC Vancouver Chapter invites you to join us at our upcoming community event on Saturday, April 6. Come volunteer with fellow members, students and candidates at the Easter Seals House  for a spring clean up!  The volunteer work includes

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Recap: Vancouver Chapter Student Night

The CPABC Vancouver Chapter hosted a CPA student night on March 14, 2019 at Herbs and Spices Cafe.  Over 60 CPA members, students and candidates were in attendance. The event was emceed by June Lee and Christine Woodington (vice-chair of

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