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Administration Costs

By Keith Yee in Donation on July 25, 2014

We are grateful to have earned the support of our community over our 31 years of continuous operation.  Local businesses, organizations, and individuals give time, money, and food so we serve over 1400 people each week and provide food to Richmond’s shelters, drop-in programs, and many community meals. There are many worthy causes in our…

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2014 Salmon Festival Parade

By Keith Yee in Uncategorized on July 14, 2014

On Canada Day 2014, Richmond Food Bank volunteers, staff, and friends walked in the 2014 Steveston Salmon Festival. We always have a lot of fun walking in the parade, and this year’s version was no different.  We enjoyed waving to the tens of thousands of people there and seeing the other parade floats (all of…

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Multi-Faith Food Drive

By Keith Yee in Uncategorized on July 11, 2014

Please come out and support us at the Multi-Faith Food Drive on Sunday 13 July 2014 from 1 pm to 4 pm in Blundell Safeway (No 2 Rd and Blundell Rd). We’re grateful to the congregations of Beth Tikvah Synagogue, Our Saviour Lutheran, St Anne’s Anglican, and St Joseph the Worker for organizing the food…

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A Message from RFB President Richard Rand

By Keith Yee in RFB News on June 25, 2014

The Richmond Food Bank Society’s Annual General Meeting was on Wednesday 18 June 2014.  As a registered charity and non-profit organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors, we are required to hold a general meeting annually. There are required items at the AGM: we review the financial audit prepared by our auditors Reid Hurst…

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Thank You Chinatown Lions!

By Keith Yee in Uncategorized on June 20, 2014

Thank you to the Richmond Chinatown Lions Club for their generous donation of $5000 to help our neighbours in need. The donation was presented to a contingent of RFB staff and volunteers at the Lions’ annual Appreciation & Installation Night on Saturday 14 June 2014.  The Chinatown Lions are long-standing supporters of the Richmond Food…

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