Grant Story

Embracing Pride: Rainbow Youth Leadership Bursary Honours Local Student

On July 26, local grade 12 student from Arthur Voaden Secondary School, Rhiann Fleming, was honoured with the Rainbow Youth Leadership Bursary. This award is supported by the Rainbow Youth Bursary...

17 recipients of Diane Y. Stewart Award honoured for commitment to healthcare

On June 18, the Diane Y. Stewart Endowed Scholarship presented awards to 17 employees of London Health Sciences Centre for their commitment and dedication to London’s healthcare community. Diane Y....

Maple Leaf Foods Fund provides hunger support for local organizations

Everyone has the right to a standard of living that allows for optimal health and well-being. However, a number of Londoners lack a very key aspect of health and well-being; food security. According...

Community Identity and Pride Through Investment in Heritage

The London Endowment for Heritage fund was created with the direction of the City of London Council. This fund helps to preserve and enhance the heritage sites in London. By preserving and enhancing...

Leaders Now and in the Future

Having youth actively involved in the community is extremely important for not only the growth of the individual, but the growth of the London community. Having youth engaged and contributing to...

Art installation brings awareness to missing and murdered Indigenous women

In Canada Aboriginal Peoples have had a distinct and important impact on the history of our nation. Despite this, the health and well-being of this population lags significantly behind that of the...

Striving to Reduce Obesity Rates- Fit for Family Fun Program

Alarming statistics show that one third of children and youth are overweight or obese in Ontario. Childhood obesity is more than just the weight, it’s the risk of diseases such as diabetes, cancer...

Single Ceiling Project: Transforming Mental Healthcare Services for London’s Youth

Did you know that mental health is the leading health problem that Canadian children are facing? According to the Foundation’s latest Vital Signs report, approximately one in five children have a...

Homes 4 Women: A Housing First Approach Adapted for Women

Whether you know it or not, Homelessness is a significant issue in London and across Canada. Oftentimes we underestimate how quickly a series of events can lead an individual to utter homelessness;...

Lutheran Social Services gives Community Vitality grants a funding boost

Thanks to a few generous grants from Lutheran Social Services (London), three groups will receive a boost in funding for their Community Vitality initiatives. El Sistema Aeolian, Right to Play and...