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November Food Drive
A food drive to benefit The Pantry of Broward will be held at our November 6th meeting. The Pantry of Broward is a non-profit agency that provides food and support services to seniors on a low fixed income, and grandparents raising their grandchildren in Broward County. PLEASE BRING SOME NON-PERISHABLE ITEMS TO THE NOVEMBER MEETING. Monetary donations will also be accepted.
December Toy Drive
A toy drive to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters will be held at our December 4th meeting. Big Brothers Big Sisters provides mentors to children from single parent families. PLEASE BRING AN UNWRAPPED TOY APPROPRIATE FOR A CHILD BETWEEN THE AGES OF 5 AND 16 TO THE DECEMBER MEETING. Monetary donations will also be accepted.
Office space available
West Hollywood (Sheridan near University) office space available for CPA or other professional. Rent includes receptionist, conference room, office equipment (copier, fax, etc.), internet, and kitchen. Three offices totaling approximately 400 sq. ft. available with a private entrance. Possible future merger opportunity. Please email or call Matt (firstname.lastname@example.org) 954-981-7940.
Our Chapter's Board, in following the wishes expressed by some Chapter Members, established the ‘FICPA North Dade/South Broward Chapter Education Endowment’ f/k/a ‘FICPA Gold Coast Chapter Education Endowment’ to fund annual scholarships to local universities. The chapter is well on its way to meeting its goal of $100,000 and is already at $43,800+. We can meet this goal easily if all of our members contribute. Please consider pledging $100 a year over the next five years or another donation of any amount. We will have information available at meetings or you can contact our Endowment Chair, Gary Saslaw at (305) 682-0200 for more information or to request a PLEDGE form.
New Member Perk
New Members of the North Dade South Broward Chapter will receive a FREE roundtable session, after attending their second dinner meeting.
North Dade/South Broward Directory
At future monthly meetings we will be taking photos and information for the North Dade/South Broward Chapter Directory. Christine Moreno or a delegate will take the pictures and collect information. Our thanks go to Marc Gidney for offering his staff’s time to put together the photo directory. Please call Christine Moreno at 772-288-1020 for more information.
Chapter Liaison with Universities
Come work together! Our chapter is seeking member volunteers to assist as university liaisons between our local graduate schools and our chapter. We want to get the word out about our scholarship program and encourage students toward future membership in our chapter. Please call Christine Moreno at 772-288-1020 for more information or to volunteer. The following members have already volunteered but we need more.
- Liaison with FAU, Esther Superstein, CPA; email@example.com, Boca Raton campus: 1200 N Federal Hwy #200, Boca Raton, FL 33432, Phone (561) 279-7997; Office: 3830 Hollywood Blvd. Suite 101, Hollywood, FL 33021, Phone (954) 602-9100; Fax (954) 602-9103; www.supersteincpa.com
- Liaison with Barry University: Judith Penate, CPA Controller Barry University, 11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami Shores, FL 33138; Phone (305) 899-4042; Fax (305) 899-3969; firstname.lastname@example.org
- Liaison with FIU: Paul Thayil, CPA - 5400 S. University Drive #101, Davie, FL 33328; (954) 432-1099, email@example.com
- Liaison with Saint Thomas University: Ray Kulzick, CPA – (305) 812-4998 firstname.lastname@example.org
Financial Literacy Program
We are seeking volunteers for our Financial Literacy program to teach seniors and high school students to balance a checkbook or pursue an accounting career. For more information or to volunteer please call Bonnie Mackey at (954) 985-8808 ext. 112 or Gary Margolis at (954) 966-8282 ext. 246.