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in motion Launches Community Challenge to Promote and Celebrate Healthy and Active Living

On September 18th at 12pm in Covent Garden Market, in motion, a community initiative that promotes and celebrates healthy living, will officially announce the launch of the in motion Community...

Currently seeking Director of Finance

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE   London Community Foundation is a public foundation with endowed assets of over $50 million serving London and Middlesex County.  Our Mission: Through the power of...

London Community Foundation Hosts Community Idol Auditions

London Community Foundation proudly hosted Community Idol auditions on August 1 at Covent Garden Market.  Overwhelmed by the outpouring of community spirit and passion, the event was a great...

London Community Foundation Welcomes Diane Silva, Senior Development Officer

London Community Foundation is pleased to announce Diane Silva as the Foundation's new Senior Development Officer.  In her role, she will be responsible for the development and growth of new...

London Philanthropists Honoured with Governor General's Caring Canadian Award

Created in 1995, the Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award recognizes living Canadians and permanent residents who have made a significant, sustained, unpaid contribution to their community, in...

Governor General David Johnston Inspires Community Members to Create a Smarter, More Caring London

May 9th 2013 will forever be remembered as a special day for the London Community Foundation. On this day the Foundation graciously hosted a visit from His Excellency the Right Honourable David...

Doing Well by Doing Good Conference

It is estimated that Canadian baby-boomers can expect to inherit between $1 & $5 trillion in the next 30-40 years! Financial advisors play an integral role in facilitating their clients’...

London Community Foundation Announces Recipient of Vital Youth Award

Quiet, kind, enthusiastic, driven and insightful- these are all words that describe Aden Tsegay, this year’s recipient of the Vital Youth Award.

A Hand Up For Health: Micro-enterprise At My Sister's Place

The social determinants of health are complex. There is a strong link between the state of equality in a community and the overall health and wellness of the individuals who reside there. Health and...

Introducing Shahad Elfaki, Youth in Philanthropy Chair 2012/2013

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A young woman with big dreams and a passion for philanthropy, Shahad Elfaki is in her element as the new Youth in Philanthrophy (YIP) chair for 2012/2013. YIP is a growing movement across Canada in...