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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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BC Thanksgiving Food Drive 2023

By Hajira Hussain in Community Events on September 6, 2023

The Richmond Food Bank Society is looking forward to 16th annual BC Thanksgiving Food Drive that will take place from September 18th-23rd, this year. This province wide initiative raises thousands of pounds of quality non perishable food, in support of food banks across BC. The goal this year is to raise over 800,000lbs of non…

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Board of Directors 2023/2024

By Vivian in RFB News on July 4, 2023

On June 21st, 2023, the Richmond Food Bank Society held its 2023 Annual General Meeting (AGM). AGMs are required under the BC Societies Act to elect the board of directors for the upcoming year.  At our AGM, we elected our 2023/2024 Board of Directors, reviewed our audited financial statements, and Executive Director, Hajira Hussain, presented…

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Richmond Food Bank Open House & Community Pantry Launch

By Vivian in RFB News on June 11, 2023

Save the date! The Richmond Food Bank Society is hosting an Open House & Community Pantry Launch on Friday, June 23rd from 12pm-2pm. The Open House will feature many of the food security community partners working in collaboration with the food bank and the collective, tangible actions each of us are taking to feed the…

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Help us win $20,000!

By Vivian in Donation on June 10, 2023

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 in summertime as compared to the winter months. To help save charities coast-to-coast from the summer-giving drought, CanadaHelps has launched their Great…

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