Pillar Community Innovation Awards







Leading with heart.
Putting people first.
Driving our community forward.
Finding a new approach to our biggest challenges.

That’s the spirit of London.

Each of the twelve finalists for the Pillar Nonprofit Network’s Community Innovation Awards understand that spirit. They saw a need in our community, and paired it with a great idea. The result is remarkable.

This annual celebration of non-profits, charities and volunteers showcases a mixture of projects that are improving the city’s quality of life and changing the trajectory of London’s future.

The 2014 community innovation award winners were:

Community Innovation: 100 Women Who Care

The power of the community coming together in a simple way, with a big impact.

Community Leadership: Jeff Flesher

A teacher and community leader encouraging families to spend more time together.

Community Impact: N’Amerind Friendship Centre

The power of culturally and spiritually programming based on bringing families together.

Community Collaboration: London CAReS

This community-based group helps improve the health of individuals experiences homelessness.

Each winner was awarded $2,500 to put toward the charity of their choice.

Harrison Pensa would like to give a heart-felt congratulations to all the nominees and winners. Your awe-inspiring dedication, commitment and relentless improvement to our community is strengthening London and making our community just that much better.