Erie Chapter

Featured Event


A Suite Night with the Erie Otters

Nov. 28  | 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Erie Insurance Arena
Cheer on the Erie Otters as they take on the Owen Sound Attack! Friends and family are welcome to attend the game. Registration includes entrance to the suite and appetizers.

Tickets can be picked up at will call that evening.

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Upcoming Events


Professional Issues Update

Dec. 11   | 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Calamari's Squid Row

This exclusive member benefit provides an overview of the major trends disrupting the accounting profession. PICPA CEO Mike Colgan will share his insights gained from:

  • Pennsylvania State Board of Accountancy
  • Pennsylvania Legislature
Join us afterward for an hour of networking, appetizers, and open bar.

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The Flagship Opportunity Zones

Jan. 17  | 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
The Erie Club

Join fellow members and the Erie Community Foundation for an informative evening learning the background, benefits, investment opportunities and more about the Opportunity Zones in the heart of Erie, Pa.

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Latest Erie Chapter Events

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HappyAppy Food Tour with the Young Erie Professionals

Emerging CPAs and the Young Erie Professionals braved the rain for a tour and taste of downtown Erie on Aug. 29. Members enjoyed food and drink samples at Bolero, Brewerie at Union Station, and Room 33 Speakeasy. They also learned about Erie's history and culture at each stop. See more pictures >



United Way "Kick Off for Student Success"

PICPA’s Erie Chapter and, many other local organizations, partnered with the United Way on its “Kick Off for Student Success” event on Aug. 16, 2018. PICPA members, and volunteers from other organizations, helped pack school supplies for local children from low-income families. Thanks to all the chapter members who helped ensure the program was successful. See more pictures >.

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PICPA Cares: Volunteer Opportunity

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Inspire Future CPAs in the Classroom

Meet with students, teach financial literacy concepts, and discuss careers in accounting. The PICPA has prepared presentations for speakers. Partner with a school from our list or establish a partnership of your own.

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Interested in connecting with members in your area at a happy hour? Looking for ways to give back to the community? Find out how to grow in countless ways by getting involved with the PICPA.

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