Celebrating International Accountants Day

Today is the International Accountants Day! On this day, we celebrate and recognize the contributions of all accountants. Skills for Change especially acknowledges the internationally-trained accountants and the hundreds of accountants whom we had the privilege to serve and work with.   For more than fifteen years, Skills for Change has run Accounting programs for hundreds of internationally trained professionals who come to Canada with professional experience in Accounting/Bookkeeping and Finance. Through our accounting programs,…

Mentor Highlight: Celia Oliveiria

Mentor Highlight: Celia Oliveiria By Gayatri Gadre, Volunteer, Mentoring for Change Program The Mentoring for Change program at Skills for Change has 25 years positive track record of connecting skilled internationally educated professionals with industry-specific mentors. In our mentor high series, we want to feature Celia Oliveira, a former mentee at Skills for Change who is now giving back to the community as a mentor for Canadian newcomers. Celia is a national general manager at Modern Niagara. Read below Celia’s…