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RFB Volunteer Tea & Cake Social 2018

By Alex in Volunteers on February 22, 2018

We had a lovely time at our annual Tea & Cake Social on Monday 19 February 2018! More than 60 RFB volunteers and their guests enjoyed tea, cake, and camaraderie. Eight different teas were available, including our traditional “mystery tea” (which was Apricot Black Tea this year) which, as per RFB tradition, was not successfully…

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We are closed on BC Family Day

By Alex in RFB News on February 9, 2018

Both our offices and our Boyd Grocery Depot will be closed on Monday 12 February 2018 for BC Family Day. Our offices will reopen on Tuesday 13 February at 9 am.  The next grocery depot will be our Daniels Depot on Tuesday 13 February from 3:30 to 5 pm.  The next Boyd Grocery Depot will…

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Most Needed Items

By Alex in Donation on February 5, 2018

Updated 5 February 2018 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 school meals and community partners programs. Peanut Butter (all sizes) Tinned meat…

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Thank You Seafair Minor Hockey and Preston Mobility!

By Alex in Donation on February 5, 2018

We are very grateful to receive this generous donation of $10 387.91 from Seafair Minor Hockey Association and Preston Mobility! Every year, Seafair Minor Hockey holds a donation drive in support of the Richmond Food Bank.  Since 2008, they’ve collected well over $50 000 to help our neighbours in need.  Preston Mobility generously matched donations…

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Thank You Richmond Secondary School!

By Alex in Donation on January 23, 2018

A big thank you to Richmond Secondary School for their generous donation of $3692.13!  Richmond Secondary collected this money during their December donation drive. We are very fortunate to have the support of local elementary and high schools, including Richmond Secondary.  Richmond schools hold donation drives throughout the year- at Thanksgiving, Halloween, at Christmas time,…

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