CFRE International office closed Dec 24 – Jan 1

December 10, 2018

The CFRE International office will be closed from December 24, 2018 through January 1, 2019. The office will re-open January 2. For those re-certifying in advance of their December 31, 2018, deadline, we highly recommend completing your recertification process on or before December 21.

Congratulations to the December 2018 class of new CFREs!

December 4, 2018

We’re proud to announce that 180 fundraising professionals from four countries became CFREs in the Q4 2018 testing window. See the list of names of the new CFRES. They join over 6,300 professionals around the world who hold the CFRE designation. Individuals granted the CFRE credential have met a series of standards set by CFRE … Read more

Register now: CFRE Application Process Step by Step Webinar on January 8

November 19, 2018

When: Tuesday, January 8, 2019 Time: 6 p.m. GMT/1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT Duration: 60 minutes REGISTER NOW – it’s free! Learn everything you wanted to know about becoming a CFRE during this free one-hour webinar, including: Benefits of becoming a CFRE Application requirements Application tips Exam dates and fees Talking to your employer about … Read more

CFRE International office closed November 22 & 23

November 15, 2018

The CFRE International office will be closed Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 in observance of the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday. The office will reopen on Monday, November 26.

New research available: How the public participates in China’s third-party online giving platforms

November 13, 2018

CFRE participating organization Fundraising Innovation Development Center has recently published a report on use of third-party online giving platforms in China. With more than 20 online fundraising platforms available in China, this research takes a look at Chinese fundraising characteristics, the fundraising market in China, growth of monthly giving, and more. Read the report

CFRE International office closed November 12

November 7, 2018

In observance of the U.S. holiday Veterans Day, the CFRE International office will be closed on November 12. The office will re-open November 13.

Register now: How to become a CFRE webinar on Nov 14

October 15, 2018

REGISTER HERE Free webinar Wednesday, November 14 at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT Learn everything you wanted to know about becoming a CFRE during this free one-hour webinar, including: Benefits of becoming a CFRE Application requirements Application tips Exam dates and fees Talking to your employer about supporting you towards becoming a CFRE Recertification Plus … Read more

Welcome the new CFRE Ambassadors!

October 9, 2018

CFRE International launched a new ambassador program where 30 current CFREs will serve as representatives in their local areas. The ambassador will be available for prospective CFREs looking to speak to a CFRE who has gone through the CFRE journey. Ambassadors are passionate about CFRE and helping more fundraising professionals become CFREs. To be put … Read more

CFRE International announces Board of Directors election results

October 8, 2018

Alexandria, VA – 24 September 2018 – CFRE International is pleased to announce the election of India Alexis Ehioba, MNA, CFRE (Chicago, IL, USA); Becky Ann Gilbert, CFRE (Berlin, Germany); Graham Papenfus, CFRE, F.IDPE (Bath, UK) and Mark Stuart, CFRE (San Diego, CA, USA) to three-year terms (2019 – 2021) on the CFRE International Board … Read more

Good news! Application Deadline Extended to 15 October

October 8, 2018

If you’re ready to sit for the CFRE exam in the 1 October – 30 November  testing window but just need to put the finishing touches on your application and submit it, you’re in luck! Submit your application by 15 October and you’ll be all set to sit for the exam in the 1 October … Read more

CFRE International launches updated brand

October 8, 2018

ALEXANDRIA, VA, USA, October 8, 2018 – Today CFRE International, which awards the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) certification, debuted its updated brand, which includes a fresh new logo. The organization also unveiled an updated website (www.cfre.org) and new tagline: Confidence, ethics, and professionalism in fundraising. CFRE International President and CEO Eva E. Aldrich, Ph.D., … Read more

Good news! Application Deadline Extended to 15 October

October 2, 2018

If you’re ready to sit for the CFRE exam in the 1 October – 30 November  testing window but just need to put the finishing touches on your application and submit it, you’re in luck! Submit your application by 15 October and you’ll be all set to sit for the exam in the 1 October … Read more

CFRE International office closed 8 October

October 2, 2018

In observance of the U.S. holiday, Columbus Day, the CFRE International office will be closed 8 October. We will re-open 9 October. If you are working on your CFRE Application, a reminder that the deadline has been extended to 15 October.

CFRE International announces Board of Directors election results

September 24, 2018

Alexandria, VA – 24 September 2018 – CFRE International is pleased to announce the election of India Alexis Ehioba, MNA, CFRE (Chicago, IL, USA); Becky Ann Gilbert, CFRE (Berlin, Germany); Graham Papenfus, CFRE, F.IDPE (Bath, UK) and Mark Stuart, CFRE (San Diego, CA, USA) to three-year terms (2019 – 2021) on the CFRE International Board … Read more

September 2018 class of new CFREs announced!

September 21, 2018

CFRE International congratulates the 145 experienced fundraising professionals whose aspiration to the highest standards of ethics, competence, and commitment to the philanthropic sector led them to achieve CFRE certification during the third CFRE exam testing window of 2018! View the press release to see who joins the thousands of CFRE certified fundraisers worldwide in building … Read more

CFRE International office closed 8 October

September 21, 2018

In observance of the U.S. holiday, Columbus Day, the CFRE International office will be closed 8 October. We will re-open 9 October. If you are working on your CFRE Application, a reminder that the deadline has been extended to 15 October.

Fundraising Professionals in Australia: A New Webinar for You on 8 August

July 25, 2018

Get your seat now at our new webinar, How to Become a CFRE: A Special Presentation for Fundraising Professionals in Australia! Register Here Now Join us for this free webinar 8 August at 11 a.m. AEST This one-hour webinar will cover: – CFRE International: Who we are – What is certification? – Certification vs. certificate … Read more

Good news! Application Deadline Extended to 31 July

July 15, 2018

Good news! Application Deadline Extended to 31 July If you’re ready to sit for the CFRE exam in the 15 July – 15 September testing window but just need to put the finishing touches on your application and submit it, you’re in luck! Submit your application by 31 July l and you’ll be all set … Read more

New Class of June 2018 CFREs Announced!

June 22, 2018

CFRE International congratulates the 115 experienced fundraising professionals whose aspiration to the highest standards of ethics, competence, and commitment to the philanthropic sector led them to achieve CFRE certification during the second CFRE exam testing window of 2018! View the new CFREs via our press release to see who joins the ranks of over 6,100 … Read more

15 July application deadline is rapidly approaching

June 18, 2018

CFRE candidates, mark your calendars and work to complete your application by the 15 July application deadline! Whether your application for initial certification is already complete and just needs to be submitted, or you need to login to your application and add your most recent continuing education, professional experience, or professional practice accomplishments – plan … Read more