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March is Nutrition Month!

By Alex Nixon in Community Events on March 6, 2018

March is Nutrition Month, and we’re happy to celebrate it! Nutrition is always our focus at the Richmond Food Bank- we work hard to make sure we’re offering healthy, nutritious food to the people we serve.  We aim to ensure that 1/3 of what we give out is fresh fruits and vegetables, and purchase fresh…

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Thank You McKinney students!

By Alex Nixon in Donation on February 26, 2018

Thank you to McKinney students Jenna and Jeremy for organizing a donation drive and for inspiring their fellow classmates to donate high-quality non-perishable food items. We rely on the support of our community to help our neighbours in need.  Please visit this page to learn how you can help.

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RFB Volunteer Tea & Cake Social 2018

By Alex Nixon in Volunteers on February 22, 2018

We had a lovely time at our annual Tea & Cake Social on Monday 19 February 2018! More than 60 RFB volunteers and their guests enjoyed tea, cake, and camaraderie. Eight different teas were available, including our traditional “mystery tea” (which was Apricot Black Tea this year) which, as per RFB tradition, was not successfully…

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We are closed on BC Family Day

By Alex Nixon in RFB News on February 9, 2018

Both our offices and our Boyd Grocery Depot will be closed on Monday 12 February 2018 for BC Family Day. Our offices will reopen on Tuesday 13 February at 9 am.  The next grocery depot will be our Daniels Depot on Tuesday 13 February from 3:30 to 5 pm.  The next Boyd Grocery Depot will…

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Thank You Seafair Minor Hockey and Preston Mobility!

By Alex Nixon in Donation on February 5, 2018

We are very grateful to receive this generous donation of $10 387.91 from Seafair Minor Hockey Association and Preston Mobility! Every year, Seafair Minor Hockey holds a donation drive in support of the Richmond Food Bank.  Since 2008, they’ve collected well over $50 000 to help our neighbours in need.  Preston Mobility generously matched donations…

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