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Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE)


The Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credential was first awarded in 1981. In June 2013, the CFRE became the first globally-recognised credential for fundraising professionals.

Since 2001, CFRE International has existed as an independent nonprofit organisation. CFRE International is dedicated to setting standards in philanthropy through a valid and reliable certification process for philanthropic fundraising professionals.


CFRE International certifies experienced fundraising professionals aspiring to the highest standards of ethics, competence and service to the philanthropic sector.


A world where philanthropy is practiced in an environment of trust, respect and accountability.

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CFRE’s in our region

Carolyn Ashworth, CFRE
Laurel Amabile, CFRE
Herb Bailey, CFRE
Erica Bell, CFRE
Karen Bellucy, CFRE
Kelly Brandon, CFRE
Alex Comfort, CFRE
Becky Davis, CFRE
Tiffany Drummund Armstrong, CFRE
Amanda Edwards, CFRE
Annie Fritschner, ACFRE
Mark Goldstein, CFRE
Elizabeth Hunter, CFRE
Angela Kemper, CFRE
Lynn Killian, CFRE
Ashly Maag, CFRE
Fern McCrimmon, CFRE
Diane Nelson, CFRE
Mandy Pearce, CFRE
Tami Ruckman, CFRE
Leigh Ruhl, CFRE
Loretta Shelton, CFRE
Sarah Thomas, CFRE
Brett Woods, CFRE