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London youth vision Canada’s future at New Canada conference

In 1864 Canada’s founding fathers met at the Chatlottetown Conference to create the vision of what our country is today. Three years later, confederation was achieved and our country, Canada was born...

Local champion represents London at conference celebrating community foundation centennial

On Sunday October 19th, London’s very own community champion, Franklin Davis, performed the community foundation anthem centre stage at the Council on Foundati

#youmakeyourcommunity, Tima!

As a London Community Foundation volunteer and donor, Tima is a strong believer in the power of investing in community. Working on a larger mission to help businesses become more sustainable, Tima...

Foundation featured on AM 1290 CJBK's "Ask the Experts"

Bell Media, #youmakeyourcommunity! Thanks to a newly formed partnership between London Community Foundation and Bell Media, the Foundation will be featured on Ask the Experts several times from now...

Remembering Joan Francolini

We are deeply saddened to hear that Joan Francolini, a true champion of our community, has passed. After battling an extended illness Joan passed away peacefully on June 22nd, 2014. A long-time...

Health Care Professionals Honoured for Dedication to Life-long Learning

On Monday, June 9th, 17 employees from London Health Sciences Centre(LHSC) were honoured with the Diane Y. Stewart Endowed Scholarship award at University Hospital.

Foundation takes the lead on Thames River Redevelopment

On June 9th, the game changers at London Community Foundation presented what might be considered one of London’s most visionary proposals ever.

London Community Foundation is Growing!

Since moving to Covent Garden Market in 1999, we have not only grown in assets, granting capacity and leadership initiatives, but in staff size as well.  We are excited to announce that starting...

London Youth Honoured for Community Service

On Tuesday, May 13th London Community Foundation honoured two London youth for their contributions to the community at Pillar Nonprofit’s Youth Volunteer Appreciation Night. The Foundation’s J. Allyn...

2013 J. Allyn Taylor Community Service Award: Tahwila Husaini

Described as bright, energetic, hardworking and caring, Tahwila is London Community Foundation’s 2013 recipient of the J. Allyn Taylor Community Service Award.