2018 Volunteers Are Stars
Congratulations to RFB Volunteers Arlene and Margaret (left and right, respectively, with RFB Volunteer Coordinator Stephanie in the centre) for their nominations at the Richmond Cares Richmond Gives Volunteers are Stars gala last week! Volunteers are Stars is a celebration of Richmond’s volunteer spirit. The nominations are a great honour, and recognize the nominees’ vital…Read More
2018 Taking Care of Business Breakfast
We had a wonderful time at Pathways Clubhouse‘s Taking Care of Business breakfast on Wednesday 18 April in the Executive Hotel. Pathways Clubhouse is a charity in Richmond that “offers hope, encouragement and opportunities to people who live with mental illness.” Pathways provides a supported environment for people as they strive towards mental wellness, transitional…Read More
Thank You Universal Buddhist Temple!
A huge thank you to the Universal Buddhist Temple for their generous donation of 900 lbs of non-perishable food! Pictured here are two officials from the temple with RFB Office Manager Judy. They heard about our programs and services, and wanted to help our neighbours in need. We’re grateful for their support! If you’d like…Read More
Most Needed Items
Monetary donations allow us to purchase foods and resources that are needed the most. This includes fresh foods like fruits, vegetables, protein-rich foods, and dairy products. For every $1 donated, we can give out about $6 worth of food (based on 2019 data). Donations of $20 or more are eligible for a tax receipt. How…Read More