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Our New Walk-In Cooler and Freezer- Thank You Food Banks BC!

By Keith Yee in Donation on November 22, 2017

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…

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Peterson Donation Drive- Learn how your donation can be matched!

By Keith Yee in Donation on November 20, 2017

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…

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Thank You BC Thanksgiving Food Drive!

By Keith Yee in Donation on October 13, 2017

A huge thank you to everyone who donated to or volunteered with the 2017 BC Thanksgiving Food Drive! Volunteers from across Richmond collected food and money donations to help our neighbours in need.  This effort was part of a larger, province-wide food drive. The 2017 BC Thanksgiving Food Drive in Richmond collected more than 9600…

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Can-struction 2017!

By Keith Yee in Uncategorized on October 6, 2017

We’re very excited for the upcoming Can-struction event on Sunday 29 October 2017! From 8 am to 11 am at Lansdowne Mall, students from across Richmond will assemble creative designs out of cans of food.  All the non-perishable food items they use will then be donated to the Richmond Food Bank to help our neighbours…

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2017 Steveston Dragon Boat Festival!

By Keith Yee in Donation on October 6, 2017

We had a lot of fun at the Steveston Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday 26 August 2017! The RFB Volunteers’ Dragon Boat team competed very well in the races, coming in 4th in their division.  We’re proud of the team’s dedication and sportsmanship- they represented us well! We enjoyed being part of the festivities during…

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