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.


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 Meals on Wheels People
The mission of Loaves & Fishes, the Meals on Wheels People, 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

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 250 students, in grades 6 through 12, a rich combination of academic and arts curriculum.