Category: community

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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Networking Breakfast & Suit Drive

August 14, 2019 The CPABC Vancouver Chapter will be hosting a special August Networking Breakfast on August 14. In addition to networking, the chapter will be supporting the Robert Half’s 17th Annual Suit Drive.  Attendees are encouraged to bring an article

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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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Recap: Canadians Trounced by Indians

On June 28, 2019, the CPABC Vancouver Chapter hosted a regional social networking event, co-hosted with CPABC, at the Hey Y’all Porch at Nat Bailey Stadium in Vancouver, BC. A sell out crowd of 200 CPABC members, candidates, CPA students and

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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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