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CLOSED for Family Day, Monday February 17 2020

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on February 16, 2020

Our office, perishable grocery distribution, and grocery distribution depot (normally taking place at Steveston United Church 3:30pm – 5pm) will be closed for the Family Day stat holiday, Monday February 17 2020. Take a look at some family friendly activities taking place in Richmond BC this Family Day weekend.

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CLOSED TODAY – Tuesday, February 4 – Grocery Distribution at Peace Mennonite Church

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on February 4, 2020

Due to the snowy conditions and related weather alerts, today’s Grocery Distribution at Peace Mennonite Church – 11571 Daniels Road – will be CLOSED. We will be open for Grocery Distribution tomorrow, Wednesday February 5th at 100 – 5800 Cedarbridge Way from 11am – 1pm, as scheduled. Please see our full schedule here. Thank you!

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Coldest Night of the Year #CNOY Walk – February 22

By Stephanie Shulhan in Community Events on February 3, 2020

It’s cold out there! And on Saturday, February 22 2020, the Richmond Food Bank Society is going to help do something good about it. The annual Coldest Night of the Year family-friendly walk raises money for local charitable organizations serving people in our communities who are homeless, hungry, and hurting. RFBS staff, volunteers, and supporters…

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CLOSED Thursday, January 16 – No Grocery Distributions at 5800 Cedarbridge Way

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on January 15, 2020

Due to the snowy conditions and related weather alerts, the Grocery Distributions at our main location, #100 5800 Cedarbridge Way – will be CLOSED Thursday January 16, 2020. Both the 11am – 1pm grocery distribution AND the 6pm – 7pm grocery distribution are CLOSED. Likewise, the Richmond Family Place program that usually takes place at…

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Thank You Peterson Group!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on January 13, 2020

We are very grateful to Peterson for their generous donation of $10 000! This is the fourth year in a row that Peterson has held a matching donation drive campaign (up to $10,000).  The first year’s drive raised more than $6,500 (plus Peterson’s matching donation).  More than $11,000 was donated through the campaign last year.…

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