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Thank You Richmond Auto Mall!

By Alex in Thank You on February 16, 2016

Thank you to the Richmond Auto Mall for organizing their very successful Food Bank Challenge.  They raised over $21 000 and collected more than 5900 food items! The Richmond Auto Mall are long-standing, generous supporters of the Richmond Food Bank, having collected and donated over $60 000 in the past five years!  That money has…

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A Message from RFB President Sheila Johnston

By Alex in Uncategorized on January 27, 2016

Here is a message from Sheila Johnston, President of the Richmond Food Bank: Dear Neighbours, On behalf of the Richmond Food Bank, I want to thank our supporters for your donations to help our neighbours in need.  Your gifts of money, food, services, and time enabled us to provide grocery service and related assistance more…

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Thank You RFB Donors!

By Alex in Donation on January 5, 2016

As a community charity that receives no financial support from any level of government, we couldn’t help our neighbours in need without the generous support of our supporters – the many individuals, community groups and businesses that give monetary, in-kind, or food donations. We’re working on properly appreciating everyone who generously gives to the Richmond…

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A Christmas Message from RFB President Sheila Johnston

By Alex in RFB News on December 24, 2015

A Christmas message from Sheila Johnston, Richmond Food Bank President: Your donations, gifts, and volunteer hours are essential to providing reliable year-round service as we receive no public funding. With your support, our volunteers give grocery assistance to 1350 to 1450 people in a week. During our distributions we also offer Nutritious Recipe Demonstrations, Play…

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New! Additional Grocery Distribution Times and Locations

By Alex in Information about Poverty on November 10, 2015

The Richmond Food Bank has launched two new distribution locations and times: Boyd Depot on Mondays from 3:30 to 5 pm (at Hugh Boyd Secondary Portable – 9200 No 1 Rd) Blundell Depot on Saturdays from 10 am to 11:30 am (at Richmond Baptist Church – 6640 Blundell Rd) Those are in addition to our…

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