Our team at Top Kohlbush & Hoem takes pride in our involvement with professional organizations and in our sponsorships and community parterships. Ongoing investments in our local community and our own professional development are a priority for us. We strive to be a positive influence and an avid contributor to our local community.

Professional Organizations

AICPA – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and its predecessors have been the voice of the accounting profession since 1887. The AICPA prides itself on its serving the CPA profession and the public interest.

OSCPA – Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants
Founded in 1908, we are a professional membership organization with nearly 5,000 members. We keep our members up to date on accounting news, and provide advocacy, a myriad of professional development and networking opportunities.

ACFE – Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
The ACFE is the world’s largest anti-fraud organization and premier provider of anti-fraud training and education. Together with nearly 55,000 members, the ACFE is reducing business fraud world-wide and inspiring public confidence in the integrity and objectivity within the profession.

WPO – Women Presidents’ Organization
The WPO is a non-profit membership organization for women presidents of multimillion-dollar companies. Members of the WPO take part in professionally-facilitated peer advisory groups in order to bring the ‘genius out of the group’ and accelerate the growth of their businesses.


Since 1993, VOICES, Inc. has brought the world’s most interesting, influential and acclaimed women to Portland, Oregon. From national journalists, bestselling authors, celebrities, change agents and risk takers, VOICES is filled with insight, inspiration and intelligent talk.

Estate Planning Council of Portland
Estate Planning Council of Portland strives to foster understanding of the proper relationship between the functions of the insurance professional, Trust Officer, Attorney, Accountant, and any other party or parties having to do with estate planning, and to encourage co-operation of persons acting under those disciplines.

Community Involvement

Loaves and Fishes
The mission of Loaves & Fishes is to enrich the lives of seniors and assist them in maintaining independence by making nutritious food, social contacts, and other resources accessible. To the extent possible we will also serve disabled and institutionalized individuals.

Oregon Humane Society
To foster an environment of respect, responsibility, and compassion for all animals through education, legislation, and leadership. To care for the homeless, to defend the abused, and to fight with unrelenting diligence for recognition of the integrity of all animals.

Salvation Army Adopt-A-Family program
Donations provide Christmas dinners, clothing, and toys for families in need. Financial assistance also helps with basic necessities, along with seasonal aid.

Oregon Food Bank
Oregon Food Bank distributes food to agencies that feed people who are hungry throughout Oregon and Clark County, Wash. We also work to address the root causes of hunger through public policy advocacy and education programs.

Local High Schools

Lincoln High School Varsity Sports
Lincoln High School is a neighborhood 6A school that competes in the Portland Interscholastic League (PIL) with a rich tradition starting in 1869 when it became the first public high school in the Northwest. Out of its 1700+ students, over 1000 of them participate in PIL and/or club athletics. Lincoln students are encouraged and supported in athletics by their school and district athletic departments, highly qualified coaches, supportive teaching staff, invested school administration team, and experienced athletic training department.

Northwest Academy
Northwest Academy is an accredited co-ed college preparatory day school located in Portland’s downtown cultural district. After three years of research and preparation, Northwest Academy offered its first elective programs in Visual, Performing, and Media Arts in 1996. The high school opened in 1997, and the middle school opened in 2002. The school now provides over 220 students in grades 6 through 12 with a rich combination of academic and arts curricula.