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Thank you Ismaili Community of Richmond!

By Alex in Donation on June 26, 2017

Thank you to the Ismaili Community of Richmond for collecting donations during their Ramadan Food Drive! The Ismaili Community of Richmond has held this annual food drive for the past four years, collecting thousands of lbs of food.  This year alone they collected over 600 lbs of high-quality non-perishable food items to help our neighbours…

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Thank you BMO Employees!

By Alex in Thank You on June 20, 2017

A big thank you to the BMO employees that stopped by for a Day of Caring on Monday 12 June 2017!  They volunteered their time to clean our warehouse, sort donations, and prepare fresh produce for that day’s Boyd Grocery Distribution! We rely on volunteers to help more than 2200 people each week.  While the…

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Thank you USANA Employees!

By Alex in Thank You on May 27, 2017

Thank you to the employees of USANA Health Sciences for volunteering with us on Monday 26 May 2017! USANA employees sorted donations and restocked our shelves in preparation for our weekly Grocery Distributions.  They worked hard to ensure we’d be ready and we’re grateful for their efforts! If your office would like to volunteer for…

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Margaret Hewlett’s Retirement Celebration

By Alex in Uncategorized on March 6, 2017

On Friday 24 February 2017, our community came together to celebrate former RFB Executive Director Margaret Hewlett and her 28 years of service to Richmond. A packed house of RFB volunteers, people from our partner agencies, donors, and elected officials attended the festivities to recognize all that Margaret has done to help our neighbours in…

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Peterson Food Drive

By Alex in Donation on November 29, 2016

We are very grateful that Peterson is holding a fundraising drive to support the Richmond Food Bank! Peterson is encouraging donations to support the Richmond Food Bank and will match up to $10 000 in donations!  Monetary donations also go further- for every $1 we spend, we give out $6 worth of food. To make…

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