Tania Little

Food Banks Canada

Tania is Director, Development and Partnership for Food Banks Canada.

Over the past 20 years Tania has honed her experience as a senior fundraising practitioner and consultant in local, national and international organizations across Canada on campaigns ranging from $3 – $260 million.

Tania oversees Food Banks Canada’s annual $55-million-dollar national food and funds campaign driving strategy and execution of all revenue generating programs, philanthropy programs, and cause marketing activations. Over the past four years, she has driven a 112% growth in year over year revenue, through a rigorous and forward thinking planning approach and streamlining the portfolio’s strategy to elevate partnership development.

Tania is passionate about creating large-scale social impact through philanthropy and campaigns that are developed based upon doing what is right for donor, partnership, brand, and consumer. This approach to partnership development is about creating learning and shared partnerships that utilize data as key drivers to campaign results and partnership impact in an omni-channel environment, which allow partnerships to be iterative and evolving as they grow and shift.

Tania is interested in growing and building social-profit knowledge through active dialogue in current trends and research; the development of portals (the AFP Knowledge Centre); courses (AFP Fundamentals in Fundraising Course); conferences (Congress) and ongoing speaking engagements and training. She is a certified fundraising executive (CFRE), certified CSR practitioner (CSR-P) and Master Trainer.