CPA Alberta offers a number of programs to pair Alberta CPAs, candidates, and prospective CPAs with more seasoned members of the profession. The deadline to apply as a mentee or mentor for the 2017/18 Mentorship Program is September 22. The CPA Alberta Mentorship Program gives mentor/mentees a chance to develop a mentoring relationship that can lea..
The Student Action Volunteer Initiative (SAVI) provides local not-for-profits (NFPs) with volunteer support from 3rd or 4th year Bachelor of Commerce accounting or technology students at the Haskayne School of Business. SAVI volunteers will support an NFP by assisting with routine tasks or special projects. Accounting assignments may include mak..
In celebration of National Volunteer Week (April 23-29), CPA Alberta wants to recognize the many CPAs who lend their talents, time, and compassion to the community. Thousands of members across Alberta are committed to volunteer work and CPA Alberta thanks them for their efforts and goodwill! Here is just a snapshot of how CPA Alberta members are ma..
The Community Ambassadors are a group of Chartered Professional Accountant volunteers who aim to help non-profit organizations, of all sizes, by helping them connect with skills-based volunteers. These organizations cover a variety of sectors, including poverty reduction, health, support for children, addictions recovery, the arts, animals, and ..
Each year, thousands of Alberta CPAs take the time to volunteer...
November is Financial Literacy Month. Throughout the month, organizations and individuals from across the country are encouraged to share their knowledge and expertise as professional financial experts. If you or someone you know would like to get involved, CPA Canada’s financial literacy volunteer program is a great place to start. There ..
Getting involved in your profession can be rewarding! Doing so is a great way to expand your network, sharpen your skills, and discover resources that can help you succeed at work and elsewhere. Here are five ways that you can renew your engagement with your profession this fall: Cast a Ballot – The CPA Alberta Board and Regulatory Vote is cu..
Red Deer Public Schools is seeking two community members with financial expertise and business knowledge to serve on its audit committee for a 2-year term effective September 1, 2016. The audit committee is comprised of 3 Trustees and two independent members drawn from the community at large. The primary role of the audit committee is to assist the..
The College of Physicians & Surgeons of Alberta – the regulatory body for Alberta physicians – is seeking new public Council members. Comprised of 12 physicians and four members of the public, Council serves the public and guides the medical profession by providing strategic and policy direction to medical regulation in Alberta. Successful ..
CPA Alberta is a proud supporter of Junior Achievement (JA) programs in both Northern and Southern Alberta. Since 1955, JA has educated and inspired over 4 million Canadian youth. Each year, over 250,000 Canadian students participate in JA financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship programs. Participating in these programs transforms..