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Fruit Gleaning Captains needed at the Richmond Food Security Society!

By Stephanie Shulhan in How You Can Help on June 25, 2019

If you love the idea of picking fruit on a sunny day, making new friends, and helping a great cause all at the same time, look no further! The Richmond Food Security Society has the ideal volunteer position for you with the Richmond Fruit Recovery Program. Not only will you prevent food waste, you’ll help…

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Help us win $10,000!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on June 10, 2019

Summer is such a wonderful time in Canada – great weather and longer days mean more fun outdoor activities, weekends away, BBQs and much more. However, for many Canadian Food Banks (and other charitable organizations), donations tend to drop off in summertime as compared to the winter months. To help save charities coast-to-coast from the…

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Richmond Food Bank Week at Mylora

By Hajira Hussain in RFB News on April 29, 2019

The Mylora Executive Golf Course will be hosting a Richmond Food Bank Week  to support the many programs and services that we offer here at the Richmond Food Bank Society. The event will be held from Sunday May 5th 2019 and will run until Saturday, May 11th from 10am-4pm. Representatives from the Richmond Food Bank…

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Thank You Peterson!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on March 18, 2019

We are very grateful to Peterson for their generous donation of $10 000! This is the third year in a row that Peterson has held a matching donation drive (up to $10,000).  The first year’s drive raised more than $6500 (plus Peterson’s matching donation).  More than $11 000 was donated through the campaign last year.…

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Thank You Richmond Auto Mall!

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on February 4, 2019

Thank you again to Richmond Auto Mall! The proceeds of their annual donation drive were $32, 000 and over 860 lbs of food! We can’t thank the Richmond Auto Mall enough.  The Richmond Auto Mall has held an annual donation drive for over a decade!  Since they’ve started, the Richmond Auto Mall and their car dealerships…

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