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New Depot in Steveston Growing

By Hajira Hussain in RFB News on August 28, 2018

Our new grocery distribution depot opened at the Steveston United Church located on 3720 Broadway Street is growing and reaching out to more and more neighbours in need from around the west Richmond area. It has been two months since we opened a grocery distribution depot at the church facility and there has already been…

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2018 Annual General Meeting

By Hajira Hussain in RFB News on June 30, 2018

Our 2018 Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday, June 20th 2018 at our main site located at #100-5800 Cedarbridge way.  Our Auditor from Reid Hurst Nagy presented the audited financial statements and it was reassuring to know that we had a healthy financial year in 2017. Hajira Hussain presented the AnnualActivityReport2017 and highlighted our…

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Ramadan Food Drive

By Hajira Hussain in RFB News on June 28, 2018

Thank you to the Ismaili and the Shia Muslim Community of Richmond for their generous donation of over 700 lbs of food! The Muslim community from the Ismaili Community Centre & Jamatkhana and Az-Zahraa Islamic Centre, ran a Ramadan Food Drive at their respective mosques and collected non-perishable food items during the holy month of…

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It’s Gardening Season!

By Keith Yee in How You Can Help on May 22, 2018

We’re very excited to get back to work in our Garden Plot! We’ve been busily adding soil, digging up weeds, and planting new vegetables to help our neighbours in need. We’re already starting to see the bounty of our hard work. There are a ton of ways you can help: Please Contact Us if you’d…

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Thank You April Volunteer Groups!

By Keith Yee in Volunteers on April 30, 2018

We were very lucky to have several groups volunteer with us this April.  They include: Richmond Cares Richmond Gives Sage Software Cowell Auto Group Richmond Olympic Oval These groups helped us sort donations, restock shelves, clean our warehouse, and distribute grocery assistance.  We are very grateful that they chose to volunteer with us. Thank you…

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