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RFB Society does not solicit cash door-to-door

By Stephanie Shulhan in Press Releases on March 28, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 28, 2020: Richmond, BC The Richmond Food Bank Society does not solicit cash donations door-to-door and would like to warn the Richmond community to exercise caution before opening their generous hearts or their door. It is believed that a man has been approaching residences in the West Richmond area claiming that…

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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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COVID-19 Response and Schedule Changes

By Stephanie Shulhan in RFB News on March 16, 2020

Updated September 9, 2021: The Richmond Food Bank Society’s response to COVID-19 is as follows: We Have Adapted and Expanded Our Services We have adapted our services continually in response to Covid-19, including providing pre-packaged hampers for our clients to pick up as an “express” or grab-and-go option at the door, and offering a drive…

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Cooking Classes in March! Register today

By Stephanie Shulhan in Community Events on February 26, 2020

Starting in the first week of March, free cooking classes organized by the Richmond Food Bank in partnership with Food Banks Canada will be hosted at the Caring Place kitchen, room 340 – 7000 Minoru Blvd in Richmond, BC. To reserve your spot in any or all of the 8 classes listed below (please note…

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2020 Tax Services

By Stephanie Shulhan in Services and Resources on February 24, 2020

There are benefits to filing your taxes even if you don’t have income to report. The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers many benefits, including the GST/HST rebate, the Canada Child Tax Benefit, and the Universal Child Care Benefit.  However, you need to file your taxes to receive these benefits. If you need help in filing…

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