We Accept Perishable Food from Businesses
Does your business have excess close-dated perishable food items? Want to make sure that they get used instead of being discarded or going into the compost? The Richmond Food Bank will gratefully accept your items! An example of what we received from Shoppers Drug Mart at Richmond Centre We accept perishable food items from wholesale…Read More
Loblaw Holiday National Food Drive
Loblaw Canada is holding a national food drive throughout the month of December! From 8 December to 24 December, Loblaw stores (including Loblaw’s City Market and Superstore) in Richmond will be accepting nonperishable donations to the Richmond Food Bank. They’re hoping to collect more than 1.3 million lbs of food across Canada for local food…Read More
2017 December Grocery Distribution Schedule
We’re happy to announce our 2017 December grocery distribution schedule!Our last grocery distribution of 2017 will be Thursday 21 December 6 pm to 7 pm at our Cedarbridge Way location. There will be no grocery distribution from 22 December 2017 to 1 January 2018. The first grocery distribution in 2018 will be Tuesday 2 January…Read More
Our New Walk-In Cooler and Freezer- Thank You Food Banks BC!
Because of a grant from Food Banks BC, we have a new walk-in cooler and freezer! Our new walk-in cooler and freezer greatly expands our capacity to store perishable food, allowing us to accept more fresh fruits & vegetables, dairy items, and even meat! Expanding the donations we can accept and being able to purchase…Read More
Peterson Donation Drive- Learn how your donation can be matched!
We are very grateful that Peterson is holding a donation drive to support the Richmond Food Bank. This is the second year that they’ve have generously agreed to match donations, after last year’s very successful fundraiser. From now until 29 December 2017, Peterson is matching all donations up to $10 000 made through our online…Read More