Chapter Announcements

  • More new CFREs

    Congratulations are in order to Beau Cummings, MBA, of Paschal Murray Executive Search, who recently added CFRE to the acronyms behind his name. Great work, Beau!
  • New CFREs in Town

    We are pleased to share that Bethany Leighton and Logan Thompson have both recently attained the Certified Fund Raising Executive designation! Brava, ladies, we are all so proud of you!!
  • Member News - Heather Sellgren

    Heather Sellgren is now the Executive Director of The Children's Museum of Wilmington.

    Heather has been at the Museum for over three years and is committed to expanding the Museum’s presence in the community, establishing a close connection with Museum supporters, and keeping the exhibit space and educational programming content current. Her favorite part of working at the Museum is seeing the smiles on the kids' faces, hearing their happy voices, and watching them get lost in their world of imaginative play.

    Visit to learn more about the museum. Congrats, Heather!
  • Birnbach Scholarship winners announced

    The Association of Fundraising Professional Cape Fear Region Chapter is pleased to announce two scholarship recipients for Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credentials.

    Logan Thompson is the recipient of the Birnbach Scholarship for CFRE Certification in 2021.

    Bethany Leighton is the recipient of the AFP Cape Fear Chapter Scholarship for CFRE certification.