Tina Powell is a supporter of children’s literacy and a women’s rights advocate. She is a proud Matricentric Feminist and Outlaw from the Institution of Motherhood.
Her books have been used to raised funds and/or awareness for Food Banks Canada, the American Diabetes Association, Children’s Aid Society, Kids Help Phone, Raise-a-Reader, Jays Care Foundation, and other worthy organizations. Her picture book If You Could See What I See… was written in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and raised $58,000 for the Canadian Red Cross USA Appeal. Illustrated by Canadian children, this powerful book was accepted into the National September 11 Memorial Museum in New York City. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Tina donated $20,000 in books to Ontario teachers and local children’s organizations.