The Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) stands apart as the only accredited, globally-recognized credential for fundraising professionals. As a CFRE, you show the world you’ve proven your mastery of ethical, best-practice fundraising.
Benefits of becoming a CFRE:
- Enhanced professional opportunities and career advancement
- Increased fundraising knowledge and professional confidence
- Access to a worldwide network of CFREs
- Invitations to attend CFRE-only networking events
A Global Certification
Once you’re a CFRE, you’ll be part of a global community of more than 7,700 fundraising professionals in 25 countries who hold the credential.
What It Takes to Become a CFRE
Once your application is completed and approved, you have up to one year to sit for the CFRE Exam.
Discount for FIA and EducatePlus Members
Current members of these associations enjoy 20% off the cost of becoming a CFRE.
Start your application at no cost. Pay only when it is submitted.
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