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Cooking Classes in March! Register today

By Stephanie Shulhan in Community Events on February 26, 2020

Starting in the first week of March, free cooking classes organized by the Richmond Food Bank in partnership with Food Banks Canada will be hosted at the Caring Place kitchen, room 340 – 7000 Minoru Blvd in Richmond, BC. To reserve your spot in any or all of the 8 classes listed below (please note…

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2020 Tax Services

By Stephanie Shulhan in Services and Resources on February 24, 2020

There are benefits to filing your taxes even if you don’t have income to report. The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers many benefits, including the GST/HST rebate, the Canada Child Tax Benefit, and the Universal Child Care Benefit.  However, you need to file your taxes to receive these benefits. If you need help in filing…

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CLOSED for Family Day, Monday February 17 2020

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on February 16, 2020

Our office, perishable grocery distribution, and grocery distribution depot (normally taking place at Steveston United Church 3:30pm – 5pm) will be closed for the Family Day stat holiday, Monday February 17 2020. Take a look at some family friendly activities taking place in Richmond BC this Family Day weekend.

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CLOSED TODAY – Tuesday, February 4 – Grocery Distribution at Peace Mennonite Church

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on February 4, 2020

Due to the snowy conditions and related weather alerts, today’s Grocery Distribution at Peace Mennonite Church – 11571 Daniels Road – will be CLOSED. We will be open for Grocery Distribution tomorrow, Wednesday February 5th at 100 – 5800 Cedarbridge Way from 11am – 1pm, as scheduled. Please see our full schedule here. Thank you!

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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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