General News

Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life help build the next generation of community leaders

Make an impact with a local charity, build long lasting friendships, receive valuable mentorship all while learning more about yourself; this is what London Community Foundation’s Engage! London...

Foundation provides Growing Chefs! with $50,000 line of credit

This year, London Community Foundation provided its first line of credit guarantee in the amount of $50,000 to Growing Chefs! to support their recent plans for expansion. Acting as an emergency fund...

Andrew's legacy lives on: AEDs to be implemented in all schools across the TVDSB

At the age of 15, Andrew Stoddart was a star athlete and a very active youth playing sports such as football, track and field, and soccer. His life was taken suddenly on May 11th, while playing...

2016 Holiday Hours

We'd love to see you this holiday season! Our office schedule is: Friday, December 23, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Monday, December 26, Closed Tuesday, December 27, Closed Wednesday, December 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p...

2016 Ivey Award for Excellence: Jeff Macoun

The Ivey Award for Excellence recognizes a volunteer who has strengthened the community in London or Middlesex County. The award recipient receives a $2,000 grant to be donated to a charity of his/...

Foundation grants over $1 million and honours local heroes at Community Vitality Celebration

On Thursday, November 10th, London Community Foundation hosted its fourth annual Community Vitality Celebration. The Foundation unveiled over $1 million of grants and honoured local community leaders...

Jim Sheffield: Next-Gen Community leader

Architect, dad and community leader. The final title is one that Jim has recently added after his participation in London Community Foundation’s Engage! London program. A volunteer in many...

An Inside Perspective: Engage! London 2016

Growth. Dynamic. Contribute. Give back. Community. Joy. Pride. Curiosity. Commitment. Tangible. Boundary pushing. Those are just a few words mentors, professionals, alumni, and local non-profit...

Welcome Fund Supports Syrian Refugee Families with Housing Initiatives

For newcomer Syrian refugee families who have experienced conflict, political unrest and displacement, settling into their first home in Canada is the first step to feeling a sense of belonging as...

With a New Season comes New Faces: Welcome New Staff

London Community Foundation welcomes two new staff members, and a graduate student! (May 25, 2016) London Community Foundation has embraced their growth in the community and have hired two new...