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Volunteer Appreciation Dinner 2016

By Alex in Thank You on July 15, 2016

Our annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner was a superb night! On Monday 18 April 2016, RFB volunteers and their sweethearts- more than 140 people in total- came together to eat at the ANAF Unit 284 in Steveston.  It was a celebration of our hard work to help our neighbours in need and of our community. We…

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RFB Guidelines on Tax Receipts for In-Kind Donations

By Alex in Donation on July 13, 2016

The Richmond Food Bank is very grateful for your donations that enable us to serve more than 1400 people each week through our grocery distribution and more than 700 people through the food we provide to our community partners.  We rely on your support, as we receive no financial support from any level of government.…

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2016 RFB Annual General Meeting

By Alex in RFB News on June 24, 2016

We held our annual general meeting on Wednesday 15 June 2016 in the Richmond Food Bank. The 2016-2017 RFB Board of Directors with past RFB Director Sheila Johnston As a NPO in BC and a registered charity in Canada, we are required to hold a meeting of the Richmond Food Bank Society’s members every year. …

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2016 Food Banks BC AGM

By Alex in RFB in the Community on May 27, 2016

We had a wonderful time at the 2016 Food Banks BC AGM, held on Sunday 15 May to Tuesday 17 May 2016 in Victoria, BC! The Food Banks BC AGM is an opportunity for us to meet with other food banks, learn from experts on issues facing NPOs, charities, and food banks, and make connections…

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2016 Tax Services

By Alex in Information about Poverty on March 21, 2016

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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