About Us

Our Mission

To help the poor, lost, broken, disadvantaged and forgotten of mind, body and spirit.

Our Vision

A world where great ideas, people, and organizations have the resources they need to do the most good.

Our Values

Loyalty. Happiness. Honesty. Simplicity. Empathy. Hustle.

Our Strategy

Partner with organizations doing great work and collaboratively work on strategies, campaigns, and initiatives to raise the funds they need to sustain, grow, and make an even bigger impact in our world.

Our Services

We deliver services related to:

  • Consulting & Strategy
  • Digital Fundraising
  • Print Fundraising
  • Awareness & Advertising

Our Work

Our People

Brady Josephson, Principal/Founder

Brady is a charity strategist, marketer, professor and writer. After receiving his Masters in Nonprofit Administration he worked for a start-up nonprofit in Chicago before working for an international microfinance organization.

Before Shift, Brady worked in strategy and business development for technology and agency startups trying to make charitable giving a part of everyday life.

Brady is an adjunct professor at North Park University’s School of Business and Nonprofit Management, contributes to the HuffingtonPost and manages his own blog recharity.ca. You can follow him on Twitter, @bradyjosephson.

Liz Kirk, Project Manager

Liz is a project manager with a background in marketing and communications. Since 2012, she’s been working on small creative teams for agencies and technology companies, primarily focused on charities and fundraising.

She thrives in fast-paced environments collaborating with teams of creative thinkers and doers, where process and structure allow people to work freely to get things done, stay on target, and do meaningful work they're proud of.

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Ben Johnson, Senior Strategist

Ben is an experienced strategist for charities seeking to grow their fundraising effectiveness. His background in marketing and communications began in 2006 working for Royal Roads University's marketing department later moving to Union Gospel Mission and finally working on the fundraising agency side full time since 2011.

Ben's been responsible for charity budgets for newly formed organizations to overseeing multi-million dollar portfolios. Ben finds his passion in helping others through the process of growth and creation and providing the insights needed to let good organization reach their potential. 

Simone Littledale, Lead Writer

Simone Littledale is a writer, email marketing specialist, and project manager. A UVIC writing graduate, Simone brings a truly eclectic mix of work experience to the table, from illustration to educational falconry, but has always kept one foot in the marketing world. She has been working specifically with charities since 2014 and has since fallen in love with this fulfilling and inspiring line of work.

When she's not working with charities, Simone can usually be found rock climbing or working on her pottery business, which you can follow on Twitter and Instagram at @ghostmountainco.

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