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VIU Announces CPAEF Awards

Vancouver Island University (VIU) has announced the 2019/20 recipients of the CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) Awards.  These $1,000 scholarships are awarded to accounting students who have contributed to their community and who have the intent to pursue the

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CPAEF Hosts UBC Sauder School Award Recipients

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF), in collaboration with UBC Sauder School of Business, hosted a luncheon on September 11, 2018 to connect seven recent CPAEF award recipients with members of the profession.  These UBC alumni are now candidates in the

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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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UBC|Sauder Celebrates Accounting Profession

UBC|Sauder School of Business hosted a reception on November 20, 2017 at the Big4 Conference Centre on the top floor of the Henry Angus Building located at the UBC campus to celebrate the accounting professions long support of UBC. Over

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CPAEF Funds Social Entrepreneurship Project at UBC

The CPA Education Foundation has announced a $10,000 grant towards the re-development of business case content, originally created by the UBC|Sauder Social Entrepreneurship office, for the Indigenous Business Education Program (IBEP). The IBEP is directed by Dr. Frances Chandler PhD, Director of Sauder Social Entrepreneurship and Director

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UBC Hosts Sauder After Dark

UBC Sauder School of Business hosted an exclusive evening of insight into business innovation, development and practices on March 23, 2017.   This invitation only event was held at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver to recognize donors, such as the CPA

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O’Brien Family Continues Support for Accounting Students

  In 1972, the O’Brien family and friends established a memorial scholarship fund to honour the late Desmond O’Brien FCA as a tribute to his contribution to the accounting profession in BC and Canada.  Des, who passed away in 1968, was a devoted husband

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Olin Anton FCPA FCA Supports CPAEF

The CPAEF gratefully acknowledges a major donation made by Olin Anton FCPA, FCA – continuing his long history of supporting accounting education in BC.  Anton (middle) is pictured above with Richard Rees FCPA FCA (left) president and CEO of CPABC and

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Lookout! CPAEF Hosts Inaugural Reception

  The CPAEF was launched in November 2015 to carry out the activities of the three legacy educational charitable entities: CA Education Foundation, CGA-BC Educational Foundation and the CMABC Scholarship Fund.  The amalgamation of the three entities became effective April 1, 2016

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