Category: community

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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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 15

CPABC’s annual Member Recognition Program recognizes the achievements and shares the esteem that individual members bring to CPA, the accounting profession, and our communities. Award recipients exemplify the best attributes of chartered professional accountants: leadership, expertise, innovative thinking, integrity, and

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Happy Canada150!

Canada 150: #CPAproud As detailed in the March/April and May/June 2017 issues of CPABC in Focus, CPA Canada is currently running a #CPAproud campaign that coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations , and CPABC is supporting this campaign with a Twitter

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Chapter Supports Camosun Students

Camosun College held their annual School of Business awards ceremony on June 13, 2017 in the Trades Education and Innovation Building at the Interurban Campus in Victoria, BC. The event was emceed by Richard Stride, Dean of the School of

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Father’s Day Walk Run for Prostate Cancer

CPABC and the Victoria/SVI Chapter are pleased to support the BC Prostate Cancer Foundation as a bronze level sponsor of the 2017 Father’s Day Walk Run on June 18, 2017. There will be simultaneous runs occurring in Burnaby, Chilliwack, Kamloops, Kelowna and Victoria. 

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Chapter Paint Night Event

Victoria, June 6, 2017 Time to put both the left and right side of the brain in action! CPABC Victoria/SVI Chapter cordially invites you to our Summer Paint Night event at the Moon Under Water Pub. Make it a night

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Chapter Supports Local Students

The CPABC Victoria/Southern Vancouver Island Chapter, and five other CPABC chapters, have funded over $26,175 in new student scholarships and bursaries through the CPA Education Foundation and Camosun Foundation.  These chapters include:  Kamloops/Cariboo, Okanagan, Surrey/Langley/NDelta, Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Victoria/Southern Vancouver Island. As a

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Community Event – Father’s Day Walk/Run for Prostate Cancer

The Prostate Cancer BC’s Father’s Day Walk/Run is being held on June 19, 2016.    There are 2km, 5km and 10km options and this event is being held at five locations around the province: Metro Vancouver (Burnaby Lake), Victoria, Kelowna, Kamloops,

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Update: Financial Literacy Event in Victoria

On June 9, 2016, approximately 75 Members came out to Harbour Towers Hotel in Victoria to learn about the Financial Literacy program, “Train-the Trainer” session over breakfast. The seminar was presented by Cairine Wilson (Vice President, Corporate Citizenship of CPA Canada)

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Financial Literacy – Train the Trainer June 9, 2016

June 9, 2016 CPA Canada’s Community Connect Program provides Canadians – from school-age children to retirees – the knowledge and confidence needed to make the best possible financial choices for their circumstances.   Through this national initiative, CPA members across the

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