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Community Event: Annual Food Bank Event

January 20, 2018 CPA Vancouver Outreach Committee is hosting our annual Food Bank event. If you really like putting things in order, organizing and sorting items, then this is a great opportunity to show off your skills. Come and connect

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CPABC Vancouver Chapter Continues Support for Langara Students

The CPABC Vancouver Chapter continues to support Langara College with a $1,000 award to an accounting student who has achieved scholastic excellence and who has the intention of becoming a CPA. This is the second year of a three year commitment

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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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CPABC Event: Backstage with Vancouver Opera

November 17, 2017 The Vancouver Opera, in collaboration with CPABC and local chapter, cordially invites you to an exclusive backstage networking event at the Martha Lou Henley Rehearsal Hall on Friday, November 17, 2017. Attend this exclusive event and meet

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Community Outreach Event: Covenant House 2017 – Session 2!

November 4, 2017 Come join CPABC’s Vancouver Chapter as we partner with Covenant House Vancouver for the second time this year! For over 20 years, Covenant House Vancouver has been a safe haven for homeless and at-risk youth in Vancouver.

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Volunteers Spotlight #1 – Chapter Board Officers

Mandeep Mann, CPA, CGA – Chair What do you do for CPABC’s Vancouver Chapter and how do you see the impact of your work on CPABC Vancouver Chapter members? I serve as Chair of the Chapter, so my main priority

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Recap: 5th Annual Monte Carlo Gala Night

Over 180 professionals from CPABC, the Vancouver Bar Association and the Chartered Financial Analyst Society of Vancouver enjoyed a Monte Carlo-themed gala night at the Vancouver Club on October 5. This exclusive members-only event was an opportunity for accounting, legal

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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: UBC Farm

Ten volunteers from the CPABC Vancouver Chapter attended a community engagement event held on September 9, 2017 at the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems (CSFS) located at the UBC Farm. CSFS is a unique research centre that aims to understand and fundamentally

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