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Peterson Donation Matching!

By Hajira Hussain in Donation on November 26, 2019

For the fourth consecutive year, Peterson has generously agreed to match donations during the holiday season to the Richmond Food Bank Society. We are very grateful to Peterson for this amazing donation matching initiative that doubles the impact of donations and the holiday cheer for our neighbours in need. From now until 30th December 2019, Peterson…

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December 2019 Hours of Operation & Grocery Distribution Schedule

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on November 25, 2019

Happy Holidays! Here is our Holiday Schedule for December 2019 and early January 2020. Please note that our last grocery distribution of 2019 will be Monday, December 23 from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm at our Steveston United Church Depot. There will be no grocery distribution from December 24 2019 to January 1 2020 inclusive. …

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Thank You BC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2019!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on September 30, 2019

Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who donated to or volunteered with the 2019 BC Thanksgiving Food Drive – this year’s drive was a great success! Together, the community raised over 10,500 lbs of quality non-perishable food for our neighbours in need. Volunteers from all over Richmond helped to promote the food drive and collected food…

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You’re invited to Eat Think Vote Richmond – Thursday Sept 26th!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Community Events on September 24, 2019

If you could talk to the next federal government about food in your community, what would you say? Have your say! There is still time to register for Eat Think Vote, Richmond. You can sign up for this free event now at the following link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/eat-think-vote-richmond-tickets-70206721193 Date And Time: Thu, 26 September 2019, 6:00 PM…

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BC Thanksgiving Food Drive! Collection on Saturday September 21, 2019

By Stephanie Shulhan in Community Events on September 3, 2019

We are very excited for the upcoming BC Thanksgiving Food Drive this month! Started in 2009, the BC Thanksgiving Food Drive has collected more than 10 000 lbs of food each year in Richmond alone.  All food collected in Richmond goes to help Richmond residents going through financial difficulties.  Please visit their website to learn…

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