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Help us win $20,000!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on June 12, 2020

Summer in Canada brings many wonderful things like beautiful weather and the chance to enjoy the outdoors more often. However, for many Canadian Food Banks (and other charitable organizations), donations tend to drop off in summertime as compared to the winter months. This year in particular, most food drives and fundraisers may need to be…

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COVID-19 Response and Schedule Changes

By Stephanie Shulhan in Food Safety on March 16, 2020

Updated June 8, 2020: The Richmond Food Bank Society’s response to COVID-19 is as follows: 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 be available from #100 5800 Cedarbridge Way,…

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Peterson Donation Matching!

By Hajira Hussain in Donation on November 26, 2019

For the fourth consecutive year, Peterson has generously agreed to match donations during the holiday season to the Richmond Food Bank Society. We are very grateful to Peterson for this amazing donation matching initiative that doubles the impact of donations and the holiday cheer for our neighbours in need. From now until 30th December 2019, Peterson…

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Thank You BC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2019!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on September 30, 2019

Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who donated to or volunteered with the 2019 BC Thanksgiving Food Drive – this year’s drive was a great success! Together, the community raised over 10,500 lbs of quality non-perishable food for our neighbours in need. Volunteers from all over Richmond helped to promote the food drive and collected food…

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You’re invited to Eat Think Vote Richmond – Thursday Sept 26th!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Community Events on September 24, 2019

If you could talk to the next federal government about food in your community, what would you say? Have your say! There is still time to register for Eat Think Vote, Richmond. You can sign up for this free event now at the following link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/eat-think-vote-richmond-tickets-70206721193 Date And Time: Thu, 26 September 2019, 6:00 PM…

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