News & Events | Richmond Food Bank Society - Part 4

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Press Release – RFB Society’s response to COVID-19

By Stephanie Shulhan in Press Releases on March 18, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Richmond Food Bank’s Response to COVID-19 March 18, 2020 – Richmond BC: The Richmond Food Bank Society values the safety and well-being of our clients, volunteers, staff and community members. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are stepping up our safety precautions as we continue to fill an essential service in…

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COVID-19 Response and Schedule Changes

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on March 16, 2020

Updated August 2, 2020: The Richmond Food Bank Society’s response to COVID-19 is as follows: We Have Adapted and Expanded Our Services We have adapted our services temporarily, providing pre-packaged hampers for our clients to pick up (instead of our usual choice-based model in which clients choose their groceries). Until further notice, once-weekly hampers will…

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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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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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