LIFT invests in social purpose organizations that improve heath, skills development, education and employment. We provide these organizations with a valuable combination of skills, expertise and resources to improve their operations, accountability and measurement practices over the long term.
Read more about our social purpose projects below.
Women Building Futures is a leader in pre-apprentice trades training and heavy equipment operator training for women and has extensive experience attracting and recruiting women into non-traditional careers. LIFT is working with Women Building Futures to enhance its business model, diversify funding sources, build organizational capacity and expand its outreach to engage more women across Alberta in the trades industry.
KidSport Canada is a national not-for-profit organization, which provides funding to help children across Canada play organized sports. LIFT is working with KidSport Canada to improve its government structure, measurement processes and revenue model to position the organization for long-term success.
Take a Hike operates an alternative education program for at-risk youth, which provides a unique combination of adventure-based learning, academics, therapy, and community involvement. LIFT is working with Take a Hike to develop the tools and resources it needs to replicate its program in communities throughout BC and Canada.