Special Report

Humans of LCF: Rachna Sharma

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When I think back to my childhood, I remember that times were tough. I would eat and help cook at soup kitchens at my local temple where I was the youngest volunteer. At a young age, I understood the...

Italian Senior's Project: Fostering a Sense of Community

Thanks to a loan from London Community Foundation’s Loan Fund, the Italian Senior’s Project will embark on its second affordable housing project that aims to provide a sense of belonging to all...

The Time is Now

2016 Vital Signs report brings awareness to gaps in mental health and addictions care. Repeated visits to the emergency room, endless waitlists, incorrect diagnoses, lack of post care support,...

Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers 2016

The Sovereign’s Medal for volunteers recognizes the exceptional volunteer achievements of Canadians and celebrates a wide range of voluntary contributions. As an official honour created by the...

Foundation launches Social Impact Fund

The Social Loan Fund is a social investment program that turns donations into capital loans for community and non-profit groups.

The Witness Blanket: Londoners reflect on one of the darkest chapters in Canadian history

June is National Aboriginal History month. A time to reflect upon the culture, history, sacrifices and contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Metis people. In honor of Canada's 150th birthday, and...

Foundation Grants First Loan for Affordable Housing Project

Safe and affordable housing is essential for our community to thrive. A home helps create a sense of belonging, identity and community; it makes us feel whole. For people experiencing poverty, mental...

Back to the River: The Thames River connects Londoners to their history, their future, and each other

When London Community Foundation embarked on the journey of revitalizing London’s beloved Thames River, our hope was to mobilize the community and catalyze change. An invigorating journey that...

Foundation donors give back to the community that gives to them for Giving Tuesday

London Community Foundation donors Paul and Bernadette Wainwright believe sincerely in the power of giving back to their community. This year on Tuesday December 2nd, Paul and Bernadette are...

Help Salthaven Take Wing!

Striving to rehabilitate sick or injured animals back to health, Salthaven Wildlife and Rehabilitation Centre is nothing short of amazing in the feats it is able to accomplish. Acting like a MASH...