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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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BC Thanksgiving Food Drive September 20 – 25

By Stephanie Shulhan in Community Events on September 7, 2021

The Richmond Food Bank Society is looking forward to the BC Thanksgiving Food Drive that raises thousands of pounds of food each year for food banks across BC. During these uncertain times, every effort will be made to make the initiative contactless and safe for all while raising enough food for our neighbours in need.…

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Our Impact in 2020

By Stephanie Shulhan in Donation on March 2, 2021

Richmond Food Bank Society – Our Impact in 2020 For Immediate Release March 1, 2021- Richmond BC – In these times of uncertainty, one thing is for sure – Richmond Food Bank Society donors had an incredible impact in 2020. A heartfelt thanks is extended for all of the gracious donations made, especially during the…

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RFBS launches into 2021 as a Good Food Organization

By Stephanie Shulhan in Press Releases on February 4, 2021

The Richmond Food Bank Society joins cross-Canada network that uses healthy food as a tool for social change [Richmond, BC, February 4, 2021]—The Richmond Food Bank Society is thrilled to announce it has joined Community Food Centres Canada’s Good Food Organizations (GFO) network.  The Richmond Food Bank is one of 147 organizations joining the network in 2021,…

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Tzu Chi Foundation donates more than 600 Winter Gift Packs to the Richmond Food Bank

By Stephanie Shulhan in Press Releases on October 20, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Tzu Chi Foundation recently assembled and donated more than 600 Winter Gift Packs that were distributed to clients of the Richmond Food Bank. These gift packs, which included household and personal items, were part of the Tzu Chi Foundation’s annual tradition of providing Winter Relief to those in need. The Tzu…

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