Pay It Forward: December 2017 Participants

Balaji’s Food For Thought - Jan 9, 2018

Balaji Krishnamurthy
Leadership & Culture

Below you will find those who participated in our December Pay It Forward program, in the order that the pledges were received. The pledges from our Pay It Forward participants ranged from $50 to $1,000 to not-for-profit organizations of their choice. We met each donation up to $100, which was our matching threshold.

  • Jennifer Davis
    • Charity: Marathon Scholars
    • Amount Pledged: $100
    • “You are not only leveraging the goodwill of the season, but also getting to know your clients and customers better in the process.  Their passions and their purpose now have an advocate in your firm.”
  • Joe Di Curzio
    • Charity: Basketball Manitoba, Canada Games Sport for Life Centre
    • Amount Pledged: $100
    • “I think this is an awesome idea.  A terrific way to pay something forward.”
  • Brian Roberts
    • Charity: Catholic Diocese of Arlington (CCDA)
    • Amount Pledged: $100
    • “Think Shift’s annual Pay It Forward charitable giving/matching program each year is a GREAT idea”
  • Kevin Krak, on behalf of Gallant Construction Co.
    • Charity: The Cara Program
    • Amount Pledged: $1,000
  • Eileen Moore
    • Charity: Hadley Institute
    • Amount Pledged: $50
    • “Every day, I think of at least five things for which to be grateful. Today, with this idea, you are part of that list.”
  • Stan Pauls, on behalf of Decor Cabinets Ltd
    • Charity: Opportunity International Canada
    • Amount Pledged: $100
  • Margo Walsh
    • Charity: SOS Child’s Villages Canada
    • Amount Pledged: $300
    • “Thank you, Think Shift, for adopting this wonderful programme, Pay It Forward.  Your generosity will make a difference in many lives this holiday season and into 2018.”
  • Keith Zars Pools
    • Charity: American Heart Association
    • Amount Pledged: $100


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