Category: CPABC

Update: FRAS Canada Academic Advisory Council

The Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) established the Academic Advisory Council in April 2005 to improve the input to the AcSB’s activities from academe. Two CPABC members are on the Advisory Council:   Dr. Kin Lo FCPA FCA is Senior Associate Dean

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CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary

The CPA Education Foundation, with the concurrence of the Sale family, has created a provincial bursary in memory of Mr. David Sale FCPA FCGA, former board chair of the legacy CGA-BC Association and former board co-chair of the CPABC Joint

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2018 KPU Donor Appreciation Dinner

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) held their annual Donor Appreciation dinner on November 22, 2018 at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel in Surrey. The event was hosted by the KPU Foundation and emceed by Stephanie Howes, KPU Interim Dean of Business.

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CPABC SLND Chapter Pledges To Support the David Sale Endowment at KPU

The CPABC Surrey/Langley/North Delta Chapter has pledged a total of $10,000, paid over four years, towards the David Sale Memorial Fund at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU). David Sale FCPA FCGA passed away on September 25, 2017.   David was a former

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Okanagan College Thanks CPAEF

Okanagan College and the Okanagan College Foundation jointly hosted a donor appreciation reception at the Trades Complex Atrium at the college’s Kelowna campus on April 26, 2018.    The reception was a way to appreciate the generous support of the

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CPAEF Supports CPABC’s COIN Competition

CPA Education Foundation is proud to support the 2018 CPABC COIN Competition with a grant of $1,000. The CPABC COIN Competition is open to BC high school students and is an opportunity for students to compete provincially with others who

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FVCPAA Announces 2018 Award Winners

The Fraser Valley Chartered Professional Accountants Association (FVCPAA) has selected the following local student for scholarships: Patrick San Mateo (Kwantlen Polytechnic University), Andrew Morris (University of the Fraser Valley) and Kaleb Denham (Trinity Western University). These students have displayed academic achievement, extra-curricular participation, and community

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CPA Insurance Plans West Supports CPAEF

CPA Insurance Plans West (CPAIPW) and its partner The Personal Insurance Company have made a generous donation of $4,000 to the CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF). A cheque presentation ceremony was held at the CPABC office in Vancouver, BC on March 1,

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Supporting Camosun College with Lunar New Year Fundraiser

The CPABC Victoria/SVI Chapter hosted their annual fundraising dinner and silent auction on February 22, 2018 at the iconic Don Mee Chinese Seafood Restaurant in Victoria’s historic Chinatown district. Over a 140 CPABC members and their guests were present among

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SFU Students Receive CPAEF Awards

  Simon Fraser University has announced the 2017/18 award recipients for the following CPAEF Awards: CPAEF Award in Accounting ($2000) for the top student in BUS478 Strategic Management and BUS424 Managerial Accounting II – Amy So and Phyllis Ung In addition, Avnit Sekhon was the

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