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Oct 19, 2017

Proposed Tax Reforms and the Giving Season

Are the government’s tax reform plans top of mind for you at the moment? This is a timely topic for charities as well as we head into the giving...
Sep 29, 2017

Reflection: Family raises $50,000 to help improve palliative care

I was so pleased to see the Hermann family’s giving story in the Globe and Mail. This is a perfect example of a family with the foresight to...
Aug 11, 2017

A Year in Review...

Anyone can be a philanthropist (really!). London Community Foundation is YOUR Foundation – created by people like you, for the community, forever.
Jun 23, 2017

Taking a page from CNBC...

I’m feeling reflective these days as I have officially spent four years at London Community Foundation.  With that, I can say that my passion...
Jun 09, 2017

Witness Blanket Speaker Series: Truth and Reconciliation: art, stories, and understanding

London Community Foundation presents Truth and Reconciliation: art, stories, and understanding, a series of tours, films, and talks on Thursdays at...
May 16, 2017

Engage! London wraps up for 2017

For 10 years, Engage! London has encouraged young professionals from various backgrounds to challenge their thinking. Through innovative programming...
May 09, 2017

Inspiring the System, Inspiring Hope

Over and over again our news channels are flooded with publications on how our mental health care system is failing those in our community. From a...
Apr 21, 2017

Why Volunteer? Celebrating National Volunteer Week

Volunteering today, like giving, is to be confronted by an abundance of choice.  There are so many important causes and so many great...
Apr 05, 2017

Donating Stocks is a Win-Win Tax Strategy

Why give your money to a vast pool in the government- why not to your special charity and create your own legacy?” – Chris Catliff, BlueShore...
Mar 01, 2017

Looking for funding? Let us get to know you

Older and more strict. Those were the words someone used to describe what they thought I’d be like when anticipating our meeting. An image of an...