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Host Your Own Virtual Food Drive!

By Vivian in Donation on December 5, 2023

Want to raise funds for the Richmond Food Bank? Start your own peer-to peer online fundraiser and get your friends and family involved! The Food Banks BC Virtual Food Drive platform is a fun and easy way to encourage monetary donations, which in turn allows us to purchase our most needed items. Keep reading to learn how…

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It’s Giving Tuesday!

By Vivian in Donation on November 28, 2023

As we gear up for the season of gratitude and generosity, there’s no better way to kick off the giving spirit than by participating in Giving Tuesday. Every year, Giving Tuesday falls on the Tuesday following the US Thanksgiving and as the name implies, it is a day for giving back in whatever way possible.…

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Holiday Matching Campaign 2023

By Vivian in Donation on November 27, 2023

From December 1st until December 31st, 2023, Peterson is matching donations up to $10,000! This marks the eighth 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…

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December 2023 Hours of Operation & Distribution Schedule

By Vivian in RFB News on November 24, 2023

Happy holidays! Here is our holiday schedule for late December 2023 to early January 2024. Click here for a PDF version of the schedule. Please note that there will be NO grocery distribution from Monday, December 25th, 2023 to Monday, January 1st, 2024. During this week, our office will be open from December 26th to…

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Letter from Our President

By Vivian in Thank You on November 14, 2023

Dear Neighbour, I hope this letter finds you well. I am writing to you on behalf of the Richmond Food Bank Society, a vital organization committed to addressing hunger in our community for the past forty years. Today, I want to thank you for your continued support and for being an active donor. Together with…

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