Category "Thank You"
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National Volunteer Week 2021
National Volunteer Week (April 18-24) looked quite different in 2021 than previous years. Many long-time RFBS volunteers are responsibly practicing social isolation by staying home, and we all practice social distancing by only leaving home to work (which includes volunteering for essential services!) or attend to other essential matters. Our volunteer team on-site at the…Read More
Food Recovery Revolution
Fresh fruits and vegetables are essential for everyone, and especially for underserved communities facing barriers to accessing healthy foods. Many of the people we serve at the Richmond Food Bank are dealing with health issues or caring for dependents with health concerns. In addition, many of those using the food bank are children (about 27%)…Read More
Our Impact in 2020
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…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
Thank You Peterson Group!
We are very grateful to Peterson for their generous donation of $10 000! This is the fourth year in a row that Peterson has held a matching donation drive campaign (up to $10,000). The first year’s drive raised more than $6,500 (plus Peterson’s matching donation). More than $11,000 was donated through the campaign last year.…Read More