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Press Release – RFB Society’s response to COVID-19

By Stephanie Shulhan in Press Releases on March 18, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Richmond Food Bank’s Response to COVID-19 March 18, 2020 – Richmond BC: The Richmond Food Bank Society values the safety and well-being of our clients, volunteers, staff and community members. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are stepping up our safety precautions as we continue to fill an essential service in…

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National Volunteer Week 2021

By Stephanie Shulhan in Thank You on May 6, 2021

National Volunteer Week (April 18-24) looked quite different in 2021 than previous years. Many long-time RFBS volunteers are responsibly practicing social isolation by staying home, and we all practice social distancing by only leaving home to work (which includes volunteering for essential services!) or attend to other essential matters. Our volunteer team on-site at the…

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Our Privacy Policy

By Stephanie Shulhan in Services and Resources on April 5, 2021

The Richmond Food Bank Society takes privacy and security of information very seriously. Whether you are a client, donor, community partner, or a volunteer, we treat your personal information with respect. If you choose to provide us with your identity, contact, or financial information (if you are a volunteer or a donor, for example), we…

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We are OPEN Easter Monday April 5, 2021

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on March 31, 2021

To everyone who celebrates: Happy Easter! May it be a safe and relaxing one. A reminder to all that we will be OPEN on Easter Monday; Monday April 5 is not a Statutory Holiday in BC, so we remain open as normal for grocery distribution (10am – 3pm at 5800 Cedarbridge Way, and from 3:30pm…

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Food Recovery Revolution

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on March 23, 2021

Fresh fruits and vegetables are essential for everyone, and especially for underserved communities facing barriers to accessing healthy foods. Many of the people we serve at the Richmond Food Bank are dealing with health issues or caring for dependents with health concerns. In addition, many of those using the food bank are children (about 27%)…

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Sign up for our e-newsletter

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB in the Community on March 16, 2021

Email Address First Name Last Name Submit Sign up today for our quarterly newsletter to receive about four emails per year. We’d love to tell you about our impacts, upcoming projects we are excited about, and highlights from the past three months in the Richmond Food Bank Society community. Find out how you can help…

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