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We’re Hiring!

By Hajira Hussain in RFB News on July 5, 2022

Volunteer Coordinator The Richmond Food Bank Society is looking to add an experienced Volunteer Coordinator to its staff team! If you enjoy working with volunteers and can help lead, support and engage them meaningfully to fulfill our work and our mission, we would love to hear from you. Come and help us build a caring…

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National Volunteer Week 2022

By Hajira Hussain in Thank You on June 4, 2022

National Volunteer Week (April 24-30) was a time to celebrate all our amazing volunteers who dedicate countless hours of their precious time to serve our neighbours in need.  Our volunteer team consists of over 250 active volunteers that help us out at our main site as well as at our two off-site depots. Volunteers young…

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2021 Impact Report

By Hajira Hussain in Donation on June 4, 2022

Richmond Food Bank Society – Your Impact in 2021 We are pleased to share the impact of your collective efforts that allowed us to serve our neighbours through yet another challenging year. The increased need for emergency food assistance that we witnessed since the pandemic hit, continued to rise and resulted in a 19% increase…

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December 2021 Hours of Operation & Grocery Distribution Schedule

By Hajira Hussain in RFB News on December 20, 2021

Happy Holidays! Here is our Holiday Schedule for December 2021 and early January 2022. Please note that our last grocery distribution of 2021 will be Thursday evening, December 23rd from 6pm-7:30pm at our main 5800 Cedarbridge Way location. There will be no grocery distribution on Saturday, December 25th 2021, or on Saturday, January 1st 2022…

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Peterson Matching Donation Campaign 2021

By Hajira Hussain in Donation on November 30, 2021

From December 1st until December 31st 2021, Peterson is matching donations up to $10,000! This marks the sixth consecutive year that Peterson has generously agreed to match donations during the holiday season to the Richmond Food Bank Society. We are very grateful for this amazing donation matching initiative that doubles the impact of donations for…

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