Grant Story

A Home for the Brave: LCF Invests in Second Italian Seniors' Project Building

Residenza Italia, built and run by the Italian Seniors’ Project (ISP), is a seniors’ apartment building that has been operating for 8 years.

Full Steam Ahead: Fanshawe Pioneer Village’s Steam Engine Restored

In 1912, a steam engine rolled out of the George White and Sons Company factory in London. Painted bright green and red, the machine would go on to plough fields, run threshing machines and drive...

Over $50,000 granted to repair Willow Creek House for those living with mental health challenges

Mental health is at the root of many of our community’s most pressing challenges. Even when individuals are on the road to recovery, transitioning and integrating back into the community may be a...

2018 J. Allyn Taylor Community Service Award

When Ahmad Aljassem came to Canada from Syria in early 2016 with his family, he started visiting the Muslim Resource Centre for Social Support and Integration (MRCSSI). By the summer of 2017, Ahmad...

New Housing First program keeps families out of shelter thanks to local organization

In 2016, London’s average occupancy rate of emergency shelters was 98% (City of London

2018 Ivey Unsung Heroes Award

A dedicated volunteer for over 21 years, Mike Ryan has been a huge asset to Meals on Wheels. Originally starting out with a

Partnership launches Green Economy, encouraging local businesses to go green

From the health of the Thames to our energy consumption and forest cover, our local environment needs our help and attention.