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RFBS launches into 2021 as a Good Food Organization
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,…Read More
Thanks for supporting The Coldest Night of the Year #CNOY Walk
All through February 2021, the Richmond Food Bank Society walking team fundraised for the annual Coldest Night of the Year family-friendly walk. Thanks to your support, we raised $600 this year! Thank you for walking with us or supporting the RFBSociety team this past month, and for helping to raise money for Chimo Community Services! Fun…Read More
December 2020 Hours of Operation & Grocery Distribution Schedule
Happy Holidays! Here is our Holiday Schedule for December 2020 and early January 2021. Please note that our last grocery distribution of 2020 will be Thursday, December 24 from 10 am to 1 pm at our main 5800 Cedarbridge Way location. There will be no grocery distribution on Friday, December 25 2020, or on Friday,…Read More
2020 Holiday Donation Matching Campaign with Peterson Real Estate!
From December 1st until December 31st 2020, Peterson is matching donations up to $10,000! This marks the fifth consecutive year that Peterson has generously agreed to match donations during the holiday season to the Richmond Food Bank Society. We are very grateful for this amazing donation matching initiative that doubles the impact of donations for…Read More
BC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2020 raises 18,000 lbs of food
Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who donated to or volunteered with the 2020 BC Thanksgiving Food Drive – this year’s drive was a great success! Together, the community raised a record-breaking 18,000 lbs of quality non-perishable food for our neighbours in need. Volunteers from all over Richmond helped to promote the food drive and collected…Read More