Community

KidSport Cares For Community Children

                  by Jeffrey Reed, Editor, LondonOntarioSports.com According to Boston-based WinterGreen Research, Canada’s youth sports economy – including travel, tournaments, equipment, coaching, sports medicine and smartphone apps – become an $8.7-billion industry in 2018. The research company reported that Canadian families spend an average of $1,000 per child […]

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Western Study Links Money, Exercise

A new study led by Western University shows that modest financial incentives administered as a short ‘dose’ may drive sustained physical activity. The results are published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. “We know there is a strong relationship between physical activity and health. Yet, the average adult accumulates only about half the recommended […]

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Neighbourhood Small Events Fund Strengthening Communities

From the City of London Parks and Recreation Department: The Neighbourhood Small Events Fund provides a one-time grant of up to $500 per year to community/neighbourhood groups.  Funds are available January 1st of each year until the funds are exhausted.  2019 applications will be accepted as of January 7, 2019. The Fund supports local community/neighbourhood […]

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