Grant Story

Sexual Abuse: Changing the Conversation

One in every four women and one in every six men has experienced sexual abuse in their lifetime. Moreover, research suggests that only 15% of those who experience sexual abuse reach out to formal...

Heartwarming Acknowledgement Letter- Supporting See Me Art Installation

As a foundation we are proud to support a variety of organizations throughout the London community. We understand the power of giving and working together so that each member has the opportunity for...

Sustainable Neighbourhood Retrofit Action Plan Implements Low Impact Development in the Glen Cairn Community

Through the Community Vitality Grant in 2014, the London Community Foundation supported the Sustainable Neighbourhood Retrofit Action Plan (SNAP); an initiative that implements Low Impact Development...

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...