LOIS GRAVELINE, CFRE
Senior Consultant in philanthropy - BNP GOLDIE Canada
Before joining The Goldie Company as a Senior Consultant, Lois has had an extensive career, spanning a quarter of a century, leading the development of strong and sustainable fundraising programs in Canada.
In addition to being self-employed as a philanthropic consultant, she has contributed to the success of organizations such as the Canadian Hunger Foundation, CARE Canada, USC Canada, Parkinson’s Society, and more recently, Cystic Fibrosis Canada, where she sat as the Regional Executive Director for Ontario North and East. Her strategic and fundraising management skills include planning and implementation, relationship and capacity building, volunteer and community engagement, major gift and planned giving solicitations and board engagement and governance issues.
She is deeply passionate about the charitable sector in Canada and strives to improve the environment for philanthropy in Canada. Lois continues to contribute to the nonprofit sector on a personal basis through her active involvement as a community member. She has been a long time member and supporter of AFP Ottawa, where she has served as Co-Chair of Fundraising Day and as the Chair of the Mentorship Program. Lois currently serves on the board of Cancer Computer and has a genuine appreciation for the value of extraordinary people coming together for amazing causes.