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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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Outgoing Chapter Chair Message

This year, CPABC Vancouver Chapter celebrated its fifth anniversary and my term as Chapter Chair will come to an end on June 30th. I would like to take the opportunity to thank all the members, students and candidates who have

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Recap: Salt Tasting Room in Gastown

On May 30, 2019, 40 CPABC members, candidates and students attended the spring social networking event which was held at the Salt Tasting Room located on Blood Alley in the heart of Gastown – one of the most colourful districts

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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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CPABC Employer Showcase

May 14, 2019. Meet your next employer at the only career fair in BC exclusively for business, finance and accounting professionals. Event CPABC CareerConnect Employer Showcase Location Vancouver Convention Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC Date/Time May 14, 2019 |

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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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Recap: CPABC Hosts Students from the Martin Family Initiative

On April 4, 2019, CPABC hosted 7 students from North Delta high schools participating in the Martin Family Initiative High School Mentoring Program. The students, accompanied by their teacher Gurpaul Sohal, were at CPABC to learn job finding skills starting

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Recap: YPF hosts info session about the CIA

The CPABC Young Professionals Forum held an information session on March 28, 2019 at CPABC’s office for members to learn more about the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) program offered by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). A dozen young professionals

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