TwentyTen Group Partners with LIFT to Build Capacity in Not-For-Profit Sector

Vancouver, B.C. (January 29, 2013) – The TwentyTen Group and LIFT Philanthropy Partners announced a partnership today to support not-for-profit organizations across Canada to become sustainable and more effective. As part of the LIFT partner network, the TwentyTen Group will provide strategic marketing and sponsorship services to not-for-profit organizations enhancing their capacity to deliver greater social impact.

“The TwentyTen Group believes that substantive change can occur when harnessing the power of people and true partnership. Joining LIFT Philanthropy Partners’ network will further enhance our ability to achieve our company’s aspiration to elevate the potential of sport, culture and community,” said Andrea Shaw, founder and managing partner of the TwentyTen Group. “In our minds this is just a continuation of the partnership we developed during the 2010 Winter Games. We look forward to building upon this shared legacy.”

The TwentyTen Group joins LIFT’s partner network of leading businesses, organizations and people that provide pro bono services to not-for-profit organizations. Collectively, this network is working to improve the health and productivity of Canadians and their communities.

“The TwentyTen Group has a culture that seamlessly translates into an innovative and integrated approach to its work,” said Bruce Dewar, chief executive officer of LIFT Philanthropy Partners. “This aligns very well with LIFT’s venture philanthropy approach and we feel this partnership can add tremendous value to our portfolio of not-for-profit organizations.”

About the TwentyTen Group
The TwentyTen Group is a progressive strategic marketing and sponsorship firm with a growing international client base. The TwentyTen Group is the agency of record for the Canadian Olympic Committee, Intrawest, John Furlong and Whistler Blackcomb. Through its office’s in Toronto and Vancouver, the firm’s past and present clients also include; the International Olympic Committee, Volkswagen Group Russia, KidSport Canada, The City of Vancouver, BC Cancer Foundation, Cirque du Soleil’s Foundation – One Drop, the Mark Anthony Group, Simon Fraser University and the 2015 Canada Winter Games among others. Learn more at

About LIFT
LIFT Philanthropy Partners uses a venture philanthropy approach to support not-for-profit organizations to become sustainable and more effective at delivering measurable social impact that improves the health and productivity of Canadians and their communities. Follow @liftpartners on Twitter, like LIFT on Facebook or learn more at