AFP San Diego Virtual Program Panel: CFRE

When:  Jul 12, 2024 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (PT)
Associated with  AFP CA, San Diego Chapter

CFRE: What's the big deal?

No  doubt you have seen the letters “CFRE” after a colleague’s name, but do you ever wonder what they truly mean? The Certified Fund Raising Executive designation is the only accredited, globally recognized certification for fundraising professionals. It is how today’s fundraiser shows accountability, service, and commitment to making a difference for good. The CFRE credential is vital to a fundraiser’s professional growth and sets the standard for ethical practice in the sector.

Join AFP San Diego as we explore:

  • The value of the CFRE designation
  • Criteria for certifying and re-certifying
  • How to prepare for the exam
  • What to expect during the exam

Featured Speakers:

Ingrid de Llamas, CFRE - Director of Philanthropy & External Relations, Epilepsy Foundation of San Diego

Myrna Davalos, CFRE - Sr. Director of Philanthropy Initiatives and Partnerships, Father Joe's Villages

Jeanne Schmelzer, CFRE – Executive Vice President, Netzel Grigsby Associates

Adrianna O'Donnell, CFRE - Director of Philanthropy, San Ysidro Health

Tamika Franklin, CFRE – Senior Director, Southern California Major Gifts, UC Berkeley

Laura Rice, CFRE - Senior Director of Sustaining Philanthropy, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance

AFP Members - Free // Non-Members - $10