Volunteer Opportunities

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We have plenty of ways for you to get involved with the FICPA right away! See below for volunteer opportunities that are available now, and become an active member of the Young CPAs Network.

Coming This Fall… Young CPA Day... At a College Near You!

Here's a way to give back to your alma mater - let Florida's college students know about the rewarding career they can have as a CPA and encourage them to join the FICPA as a Student Member! Young CPAs will join together to visit a college or university in their area to share some important information about financial literacy and promote the profession. There is no need to prepare a presentation; the FICPA will provide everything you need.

Some Easy Ways to Get Involved With Young CPAs

Do something off the job that will propel your career to new heights — become involved in the Young CPAs! Get yourself some exposure to new opportunities within the FICPA. Here is some more information on a couple different avenues you could take!

Social / Networking Coordinator
Are you a social butterfly? Do you like to plan events? Help us spread the word about FICPA networking opportunities by organizing a social in your area.

Volunteer Coordinator
If you enjoy helping the community, we need your help planning and organizing community service events. It’s a great way to give back to the community, beef up your resume and promote the FICPA at the same time. You get to meet new people and feel good about giving back– with minimal commitment.

High School Coordinator
Did you always know you were going to be an accountant? Unless one of your parents or relatives was a CPA, the answer is probably not. As you know, working in accounting is much different than what most people think. If you are interested in making a difference in someone’s future by connecting with high school students and speaking on the benefits of the CPA profession, being a high school coordinator is right up your alley! For further information please click here.

Young CPA Ambassador
The job of a Young CPA Ambassador is simple: help spread the word of upcoming YCPA events, bring out members and non-members to socials and events, and help to pass along communications to other Young CPAs in your firm.

The time commitment for the job is minimal. You can be an ambassador for your firm or network with other firms in your area. It’s a great way to meet other professionals, set your self out from the crowd as a leader, and help out YCPAs in the process.

Editorial / Writing
Do you have a passion for writing? Any FICPA member can contribute technical articles to Florida CPA Today, and we want to hear from you.

Chapter Liaison
Are you interested in meeting lots of new people, attending some quality CPE, and honing your networking skills? If so, the YCPAs need volunteers that are willing to attend their areas Chapter events to bridge the gap between the Chapters & YCPAs. This position is perfect for someone who wants to meet a lot of people who live and work in the area. Responsibilities include looking out for areas that the YCPAs could participate in and support their Chapters! The time commitment is minimal, all it takes is a few hours each month to attend the Chapter meeting.

Interested contact Angie Brooke, Emerging Professionals Sr. Manager at BrookeA@ficpa.org or (850) 224-2727 ext. 300 and get touch with the right people to start helping expand the Young CPAs today. After all, it is the future of the profession.