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Summer in Canada brings many wonderful things like beautiful weather and the chance to enjoy the outdoors more often. However, for many Canadian Food Banks (and other charitable organizations), donations tend to drop off in summertime as compared to the winter months. This year in particular, most food drives and fundraisers may need to be…Read More
Daniels Road Depot Open Tuesdays 3:30 – 5pm
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 29, 2020 – Richmond BC: In order to better serve our clients living in the East Richmond area, the Richmond Food Bank Society will re-open the Daniels Road Depot at Peace Mennonite Church (11571 Daniels Road), effective Tuesday June 9, 2020 – from 3:30pm – 5pm. The reopening will occur with…Read More
RFB Society does not solicit cash door-to-door
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…Read More
Press Release – RFB Society’s response to COVID-19
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…Read More
COVID-19 Response and Schedule Changes
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…Read More