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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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Thank You, Richmond Auto Mall!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on January 13, 2020

Thank you once again to Richmond Auto Mall! The proceeds of their annual donation drive totaled $36,000 (even more than last year’s donation drive!) and over 407 kgs (almost 900 lbs) of nonperishable food! We can’t thank the Richmond Auto Mall enough for their dedication and generous support. The Richmond Auto Mall has held an…

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New! Additional Perishable Grocery Distributions on Mondays and Fridays at Cedarbridge Way

By Stephanie Shulhan in Information about Poverty on January 7, 2020

The Richmond Food Bank now offers a perishable grocery distribution that is held on Mondays and Fridays (except on stat holidays), from 11am – 1pm, only at #100 5800 Cedarbridge Way. Here is what you need to know if you plan to pick up food at a perishable grocery distribution: Time and Location: 11am –…

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