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Oct 29, 2014

Civic engagement begins with YOU!

Have you ever heard the expression, “Somebody ought to do something about that?”  Public participation, community engagement – it goes by...
Oct 24, 2014

Affordable Housing is a scarce reality for many

Safe and affordable housing is a priority for all members of our community and something that is so often taken for granted. With a good supply of...
Oct 21, 2014

London, the food city? Some food for thought

When George Bernard Shaw noted that, “there is no love sincerer than the love of food,” he could easily have been speaking about the London region –...
Oct 17, 2014

Poverty and mental health: addressing challenges one step at a time

Many of our lives, and the lives of our friends and family, are touched by illness. Both physical and mental illnesses can have a significant impact...
Oct 14, 2014

Foundation spearheads river revitalization to mobilize Londoners

With such a rich history behind it, the Thames River is not simply a landmark for the city of London. It is so much more. The Thames River is...
Oct 09, 2014

What's next for London? It's our time for change!

Run your index finger along the imaginary timeline of London’s history and you’ll sense some dramatic shifts and turns. The spillways and moraines...
Sep 10, 2014

Passion & Impact: My Experience with London Community Foundation

My first experience involving the London Community Foundation was almost 20 years ago!  I was working for a company that was constantly...
Jun 11, 2014

Why Give?

Giving back to the community will benefit you in ways you have never imagined. You will gain insight, empathy and a greater understanding of...
Mar 14, 2014

London X: Igniting the Fire Inside

Never have we seen such excitement and optimism exhibited for the future of our city than at London X.  An exhilarating forum for community...
Feb 26, 2014

Philosophy of food

At first, philosophy and food seem like an unusual combo – like garlic and ice cream. You might doubt it’s a fabulous combo until you try it....