Blog

Nov 20, 2018

My, how the impact grows

With more than $3.3 million in financing out in the community, primarily for affordable housing, it’s been quite the journey since our Social Impact...
Nov 14, 2018

Be Equal: A value proposition

Equality is a value proposition for any community. A community in which every member feels that they belong and has access to what they need is an...
Oct 24, 2018

Remembering Tony Kyle

LCF almost missed having Tony Kyle as part of its family. Let me share what happened. Back in 2007, Tony began a term on our grants committee....
Sep 26, 2018

What lies ahead: Mental health and our 2016 Vital Signs report

Two years ago London Community Foundation released a report on our community that shook things up and caused some disruption in the best possible way...
Sep 19, 2018

Beloved St. Thomas school lives on through the Alma College Scholarship Fund

It may be 30 years since Alma College closed its doors – and a decade since its historical home was destroyed in a fire – but the school’s active and...
Aug 09, 2018

Humans of LCF - Greg McQueen & Libro

16 years in and he still gets up excited to go to work.  Passionate about how Libro Credit Union takes such an active role in the community,...
Jul 11, 2018

Three cheers for KidSport!

Do you remember growing up, spending hours outside playing? Playing with the neighbourhood kids until the streetlights came on?
Jun 25, 2018

Humans of LCF - Ulyana George

I immigrated to Canada from Ukraine in 2004 with my family and it was a life-changing experience. Not only is Canada a beautiful country, but so are...
Jun 13, 2018

Humans of LCF - Clint Wilson

My parents were philanthropic, so philanthropy is not new to me, but starting the Wilson Family Foundation at London Community Foundation allows me...
May 15, 2018

Humans of LCF - Sherry Groulx

I have been working with people of all ages in the not-for-profit industry for about 25 years. Officially, I am the Executive Director at Kids...