CPA Manitoba Foundation

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CPA Manitoba Foundation 50/50 Draw

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Win up to $5000 and make a difference in the lives of future CPAs. Purchase a 50/50 ticket and help someone follow in your footsteps. The proceeds from each ticket sold go directly to support future CPAs who require financial assistance to pursue their dreams. Only 6000 tickets are available.

Early Bird Deadline - January 11, 2019
By getting a ticket today, you'll have a chance to take home a $100 Liquor Mart Gift Card. 

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If you have any questions, please contact Donovan Henzel, CPA, CMA, Executive Director, CPA Manitoba Foundation.

CPA Manitoba Foundation Awards

On behalf of the CPA Manitoba Foundation, we extend our congratulations to the following award winners at our inaugural Donor Recognition Evening, held on October 25, 2018.

Impact Recognition Award Winner
William G. Eamer

Builder Recognition Award Winners
Great-West Life
The Dufresne Group

This recognition evening honours organizations and individuals who have promoted and supported the Foundation's mission in significant ways. These contributions can be financial, non-financial or both. 

Photos from the evening's event can be viewed on our Flickr page.

Do you know an individual or organization deserving of recognition?

Nominate an organization for a Builder Recognition Award.
Nominate an individual for an Impact Award

If you have any questions, please contact Donovan Henzel, CPA, CMA, Executive Director, CPA Manitoba Foundation.

2018 CPA Convocation Award Winners

On behalf of the CPA Manitoba Foundation, we extend our congratulations to the following award winners who were formally recognized at the February 3, 2018 CPA Convocation.

The Great-West Life Leadership Award
Janessa Walger
Troy Woods, CPA

Larry H. Frostiak, FCPA, FCA Scholarship Recipient 
Dennis Goossen

Lorraine Taraska, FCPA, FCA Scholarship Recipient 
Dennis Goossen

William G. Eamer, FCPA, FCA Public Accounting Award
Katherine Kulczycki
Carolyn Shead

James W. Clarke, FCPA, FCA Award

David Martens, CPA, CGA      

Now accepting 2019 High School Scholarships Applications

The CPA Manitoba Foundation is pleased to be awarding the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) High School Scholarships to graduating high school students in Manitoba. Up to thirteen scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded in June 2019, including up to six awards specifically for students from rural Manitoba.

View the application form on our website. The application deadline is April 8, 2019.

CPA Manitoba Foundation Bursaries

The CPA Manitoba Foundation is pleased to offer bursaries to CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) candidates and CPA preparatory students seeking admission to the CPA PEP.

To be eligible, candidates and students must be registered with the CPA Western School of Business (CPAWSB) for at least four months prior to the application date and be in good standing. Candidates and students must also have demonstrated satisfactory performance in post-secondary studies and CPA certification program modules. Bursaries are given out in tuition credits that expire on March 31, 2018. Preference will be given to candidates/students who demonstrate financial need.

Applications are now closed. 

About the CPA Manitoba Foundation

The CPA Manitoba Foundation began operating July 1, 2015. It has been established to support education within the business and accounting profession and enhance the delivery of academic excellence. 


To grow the impact of the financial legacy for business and accounting education through inspired and engaged donors.


The CPA Manitoba Foundation supports and funds the pursuit of quality business and accounting education.


Demonstrate excellence by ensuring everything the Foundation does is of the highest quality.

Promote innovation by adapting to the ever changing needs of our stakeholders.

Act with integrity by committing to ethical behaviour, professional conduct and fairness.

Foster respect by developing positive relationships with all of our stakeholders.

Exemplify transparency by being open and accountable in all our actions and communications.

CPA Manitoba Foundation Board Members

Krystina Balcaen, CPA, CA

Richard Pelda, CPA, CGA
Vice Chair

Ryan Palmer, CPA, CA

Kevin Antonyshyn, CPA, CGA
Derek Boutang, CPA, CMA
Graeme Hay, CPA, CMA 
DeWayne Osborn, CPA, CGA
Stephen Rosenfield, FCPA, FCGA
Todd Scaletta, FCPA, FCMA (ex-officio)
Nora Wood, CPA, CGA
CPA Manitoba Representative (TBD)

Public Representative
Graham Thomson

Past Chair 
Brian Gilchrist, CPA, CMA



Executive Director
Donovan Henzel, CPA, CMA

Coordinator, Donor Services
Andrea Zimmer

CPA Manitoba Foundation Annual Reports

We are proud to share our story and achievements.
2017 Annual Report and Financial Statements 
2016 Annual Report and Financial Statements

Make a Donation

Thank you for supporting the Foundation. To make a difference, follow the instructions below.

To make a fast and easy online donation as a CPA Manitoba member, login to your online profile and follow these steps

Non Members

To make a donation as a non CPA Manitoba member, fill out the donor card online.

To make a corporate donation on behalf of a business, fill out the corporate donor card online.

Leaving a Legacy

Are you planning to make a lasting and meaningful impact on the CPA Manitoba Foundation through a Bequest in your Will? Please let us know through a Bequest Statement of Intent.

Annual Report


We are proud to share our story and achievements.

2018 Annual Report

2018 Audited Financial Statements

CPA Manitoba Foundation
Sponsorship Opportunities

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The CPA Manitoba Foundation proudly offers a variety of prestigious and well-attended events that provide forums for networking, learning, and recognition within the profession. Through partnerships in our events, your organization will connect with business leaders, distinguish its brand, and support the future of the accounting profession. 

View the 2019 CPA Manitoba Foundation Sponsorship Package

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