Philanthropy

A highlight of Carolyn Cordery FCPA’s career has been playing an active role in introducing not-for-profit accounting standards in New Zealand. Photo: Ross Vincent.

An inside look at not-for-profit accounting


Glenn Scott FCPA spending time with community leaders participating in the Imarisha project in Kenya, addressing gender-based violence and children's rights and protection.

Glenn Scott FCPA: Using public practice expertise to support NFPs


18 months ago Chad Stead FCPA, took his his voluntary work a step further becoming chairman of Centre for Hope.

Chad Stead FCPA combines accounting with voluntary work and is equally passionate about the two


Sabrina Lai CPA (second from right) with fellow volunteers at a Rise Against Hunger event.

Sabrina Lai CPA fights hunger and feeds hope in Malaysia


In 2016, Kaveen Bachoo felt it was time to give back to the community and the country that had provided such opportunities.

Kaveen Bachoo CPA was the first professional accountant on the board of Hepatitis Queensland


Joey Kee CPA established a committee of 10, and stepped in as treasurer for a local community garden that is now thriving.

From weed-choked plot to thriving community garden in Kuala Lumpur


"Volunteering enables you to get a different point of view from normal travelling and to mix with people you wouldn’t normally meet." Melva Macaulay ASA

AfID: taking accounting skills and putting them to volunteer use


Daniel Vankov ASA with a Queensland University of Technology student using virtual reality software; the Rotary Club helped secure the software licence.

Giving back to Rotary Club by donating accounting skills


David Harris CPA  gets busy in the kitchen preparing meals for people in need.

Food charity Fareshare puts CPA's skills and experience to good use


Mel Yates FCPA, director – reporting, red tape reduction and ACNC corporate services, says working for charities presents unique challenges.

Is working for a charity right for you? Three CPAs share their insights.


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