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Most Needed Items

By Alex in Wordpress on July 18, 2017

Updated 18 July 2017 Thank you for supporting our neighbours in need with your donation of healthy, nutritious food.  In a typical week, your donations help us serve more than 1300 people through our grocery distributions and an additional 800 people through our other programs. Meal in a tin (baked beans, alpha-getti etc. ) Canned…

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Thank you Ismaili Community of Richmond!

By Alex in Wordpress on June 26, 2017

Thank you to the Ismaili Community of Richmond for collecting donations during their Ramadan Food Drive! The Ismaili Community of Richmond has held this annual food drive for the past four years, collecting thousands of lbs of food.  This year alone they collected over 600 lbs of high-quality non-perishable food items to help our neighbours…

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Thank you BMO Employees!

By Alex in Wordpress on June 20, 2017

A big thank you to the BMO employees that stopped by for a Day of Caring on Monday 12 June 2017!  They volunteered their time to clean our warehouse, sort donations, and prepare fresh produce for that day’s Boyd Grocery Distribution! We rely on volunteers to help more than 2200 people each week.  While the…

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Thank you USANA Employees!

By Alex in Wordpress on May 27, 2017

Thank you to the employees of USANA Health Sciences for volunteering with us on Monday 26 May 2017! USANA employees sorted donations and restocked our shelves in preparation for our weekly Grocery Distributions.  They worked hard to ensure we’d be ready and we’re grateful for their efforts! If your office would like to volunteer for…

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Margaret Hewlett’s Retirement Celebration

By Alex in Wordpress on March 6, 2017

On Friday 24 February 2017, our community came together to celebrate former RFB Executive Director Margaret Hewlett and her 28 years of service to Richmond. A packed house of RFB volunteers, people from our partner agencies, donors, and elected officials attended the festivities to recognize all that Margaret has done to help our neighbours in…

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