2017 Richmond Poverty Action Forum
Our good friends at the Richmond Poverty Response Committee are holding the first-ever “Richmond Poverty Action Forum” on Thursday 28 September from 9 am to 4 pm at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. The Action Forum brings together Richmond residents experiencing poverty, people working on issues related to poverty, and decision-makers for an open dialogue…Read More
2017 RFB Annual General Meeting
On Wednesday 21 June 2017, we held our Annual General Meeting. AGMs are required under the BC Societies Act to elect the board of directors for the upcoming year. At our AGM, we re-elected our 11 person board of directors. You can learn about them on our About Us page. We also took the time…Read More
2017 Walk for Memories
We had a lovely time at the 2017 Walk for Alzheimer’s on Sunday 7 May 2017. RFB staff and volunteers walked in support of the members of our community with dementia or Alzheimer’s. We raised $915 in support programs and services in our community that improve the quality of life for people living with dementia…Read More
Thank you Ismaili Community of Richmond!
Thank you to the Ismaili Community of Richmond for collecting donations during their Ramadan Food Drive! The Ismaili Community of Richmond has held this annual food drive for the past four years, collecting thousands of lbs of food. This year alone they collected over 600 lbs of high-quality non-perishable food items to help our neighbours…Read More
Thank you BMO Employees!
A big thank you to the BMO employees that stopped by for a Day of Caring on Monday 12 June 2017! They volunteered their time to clean our warehouse, sort donations, and prepare fresh produce for that day’s Boyd Grocery Distribution! We rely on volunteers to help more than 2200 people each week. While the…Read More