CHAPTER AND SPECIAL EVENTS

Volunteer Opportunity with the Shepherd’s Center
The Shepherd’s Center of Charlotte connects learning programs and services to support and enrich the lives of older adults. They are currently looking for a CPA who would be interested in volunteering on their board. The board meetings take place at Summit Place of SouthPark on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at noon, and they adjourn promptly at 1:00 pm. They are seeking a CPA who can provide guidance to the staff bookkeeper (when necessary), review financials, and present the financials to the local board at their monthly meetings.
To get more information, please contact Charlie Boggs at (704) 806-5576 or ceboggs@bellsouth.net.
 
Triangle Chapter Area Volunteer Opportunity
Durham Technical Community College is seeking CPA volunteers for its Advisory Committee. The advisory committee’s primary function is to advise the instructional program on matters relevant to the designated program. Through the recommendations it makes, the Advisory Committee guides the program area in the proper preparation of students in their chosen occupational field. For more information, please contact Suzanne Laudadio at laudadios@durhamtech.edu.
 

 
Triangle & Western Carolina Area Volunteer Opportunities with Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) programs in the Triangle and Western Carolina areas are looking for volunteers to help out this tax season. Volunteers would need to be comfortable in preparing basic forms 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ. In addition, each volunteer would need to complete the Basic Exam from the IRS VITA site.

Raleigh’s StepUp VITA site is looking for volunteers to help on Tuesday evenings from 4:00–8:00 pm beginning January 28 for a six week time period. Each volunteer would need to commit to preparing returns for some or all of the 4 hour time slot on at least three of the Tuesday sessions. If you are interested and able to help with the Raleigh effort, please contact Sheldon Fox by Friday, January 31.

The Harnett and South Johnson County VITA programs are looking for additional assistance and have several locations and time slots available. Please contact Andy Zahr at (910) 892-1893 for more information.

Ontrack Financial Education & Counseling in Asheville is also looking for assistance with VITA volunteers. Please contact Molly Coffey at mollyc@ontrackwnc.org or (828) 255-5166 ext 117 for more information on this opportunity.

 
  PM1406: Piedmont Chapter Professionals’ Night
Tuesday, April 22
6:00–8:00 pm
Natty Greene's—Greensboro

Sponsorship form
 
  Coastal Plains Chapter Baseball Game
Tuesday, April 22
6:00–9:00 pm
East Carolina University—Greenville
 
  Cape Fear Chapter Professionals’ Night
Tuesday, April 22
6:00–8:00 pm
The George Restaurant—Wilmington
 
  Northwest Piedmont Chapter Professionals’ Networking Event
Thursday, April 24
6:00–8:00 pm
Cities Bar & Grill—Winston-Salem

 
  TR1501: Triangle Chapter Annual Member Guest Golf Tournament
Monday, May 12
8:30 am–5:00 pm
River Ridge Golf Club—Raleigh
Registration form
Sponsorship form
 
  CH1501: The 7th Annual Charlotte Chapter CPA Cup
Monday, May 19
10:30am–6:00 pm
Pine Island Country Club—Charlotte
Sponsorship form
Registration form
 
  Student Leadership Institute of NC
Friday, June 6–Saturday, June 7
Wake Forest University—Winston-Salem

 
  CPA Inauguration
Wednesday, June 18
6:00–9:00 pm
Grandover Resort & Conference Center—Greensboro