Celebrate Community Living Month in May with Community Living London
Over the month of May, people from across Ontario will celebrate the many successes of creating inclusive communities for people with developmental disabilities.
Community Living London is excited to participate in Community Living Month in many ways:
CELEBRATIONS UP TO THIS POINT:
May 8th– Community Living had a flag raising ceremony on Monday May 8th at 190 Adelaide Street South. Participants from the Access Program helped in raising the flag. Afterwards, we took a picture of everyone wearing their green and blue colours.
May 8th– Shine A Light on Community Living. Buildings across London lit up in our beautiful green and blue colours. Some of the buildings who participated in Shine A Light were: Fanshawe College, Citi Plaza, and The Grand Theatre.
May 6th– Paul Elvis Live – Fundraiser for Community Living London at the MooseLodge #1205. Thank You Paul and Lisa for raising over $500 for Community Living London!
May 9th– Community Living Day at the Legislature – Members of the New Vision Advocates, volunteers, and staff travelled to Toronto to celebrate Community Living Day at the Legislature. Peggy Sattler, MPP for London West, took time out of her busy day to meet with the group and chat with each member.
MORE TO COME:
May 24th- Community Living London presents ‘Thank You London Day’. On this day, we will be writing cards, emails, and making phone calls to all of our donors and sponsors who have supported Community Living London throughout the year.
In the month of May, Community Living London will be having an Instagram contest. Our staff are encouraged to send their pictures to Anna at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will post them on the Community Living London Instagram page. The picture that receives the most ‘likes’ by June 1stWINS a Starbucks Gift Card and much more!
*Follow Community Living London on Instagram @commlivlondon or if you do not have Instagram check out our Facebook page, ‘Community Living London‘ to see the photos as well.
WATCH OUT FOR THE BUS:
Spot the Community Living London advertisement on the back of London Transit Commission buses in the months of May and June!
Community Living Month- 2016 Gallery