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By Alex in Donation on December 27, 2017

Updated 27 December 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 school meals and community partners programs. Peanut Butter (all sizes) Meal in…

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Loblaw Holiday National Food Drive

By Alex in Donation on December 10, 2017

Loblaw Canada is holding a national food drive throughout the month of December! From 8 December to 24 December, Loblaw stores (including Loblaw’s City Market and Superstore) in Richmond will be accepting nonperishable donations to the Richmond Food Bank. They’re hoping to collect more than 1.3 million lbs of food across Canada for local food…

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2017 December Grocery Distribution Schedule

By Alex in RFB News on December 8, 2017

We’re happy to announce our 2017 December grocery distribution schedule!Our last grocery distribution of 2017 will be Thursday 21 December 6 pm to 7 pm at our Cedarbridge Way location.  There will be no grocery distribution from 22 December 2017 to 1 January 2018.  The first grocery distribution in 2018 will be Tuesday 2 January…

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Our New Walk-In Cooler and Freezer- Thank You Food Banks BC!

By Alex in Donation on November 22, 2017

Because of a grant from Food Banks BC, we have a new walk-in cooler and freezer! Our new walk-in cooler and freezer greatly expands our capacity to store perishable food, allowing us to accept more fresh fruits & vegetables, dairy items, and even meat!  Expanding the donations we can accept and being able to purchase…

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Peterson Donation Drive- Learn how your donation can be matched!

By Alex in Donation on November 20, 2017

We are very grateful that Peterson is holding a donation drive to support the Richmond Food Bank.  This is the second year that they’ve have generously agreed to match donations, after last year’s very successful fundraiser. From now until 29 December 2017, Peterson is matching all donations up to $10 000 made through our online…

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