Alexandria, VA, USA – March 18, 2021 – CFRE International announces the most recent class of Certified Fund Raising Executives (CFREs).
These 315 individuals join over 7,200 professionals around the world who hold the CFRE designation. Notably in this CFRE class, for the first time fundraising professionals in Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo became CFREs.
Individuals granted the CFRE credential have met a series of standards set by CFRE International which include tenure in the profession, education, and demonstrated fundraising achievement for not-for-profit organizations. They have also passed a rigorous written examination testing the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of a fundraising executive, and have agreed to uphold Accountability Standards and the Donor Bill of Rights.
CFRE International is an independent organization promoting confidence, ethics, and professionalism in fundraising. Governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and led by a small professional staff, CFRE International consistently meets the highest standards for certification excellence. The CFRE credential is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).