KEEP THAT PROMISE YOU MADE TO YOURSELF…
TO OBTAIN YOUR CFRE THIS YEAR!

CFRE STUDY GROUP OF THE AFP CENTRAL FLORIDA CHAPTER
IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

THE NEXT STUDY GROUP BEGINS MARCH 31, 2017

CFRE International certifies experienced fundraising professionals aspiring to the highest standards of ethics, competence and service to the philanthropic sector. The CFRE certification process consists of three parts: application, a written examination and agreement to uphold a code of ethics and Accountability Standards. To Learn more about CFRE, visit http://www.cfre.org.

The AFP Central Florida Chapter is now accepting applications

  • Updated requirement – candidates with 3 yrs. (formally 5 yrs.) experience may now sit for the exam
  • 2017 CFRE Study Group will begin Friday, March 31, 2017
  • The Study Group lasts 8 months ending in October
  • Classes are held at Edyth Bush Institute from 2:30 - 4:30 pm
  • Completed applications must be forwarded to Michael Cantillo at mcantillo1@earthlink.net
  • Class size is limited to 15 students
  • Free opportunity to help prepare you for the exam
  • $200 scholarship for those who complete the course with only one (1) excused absence and apply to take the exam
  • Applications due March 21

The purpose of the Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) Study Group is to provide an overview of the skills, techniques and program components based on fundraising experience at the five-year level. Participation in the Study Group assists students in learning or reviewing these concepts to prepare for the test. Content is based upon six (6) core knowledge areas related to fundraising and which are included in the CFRE exam. The Study Group meets monthly with each of the eight (8) study sessions lasting two (2) hours. The course is taught by local professionals who have already achieved the CFRE credentials. Each instructor teaches course theory, provides practical applications and test-taking strategies.

2017 CFRE Study Group Dates

Friday March 31 Introduction
Friday April 28 Current/ Prospective Donor Research
Friday May 19 Securing the Gift
Friday June 30 Relationship Building
Friday July 28 Volunteer Involvement
Friday August 25 Management
Friday September 29 Accountability
Friday October 27 Final Session

Study Group Application

2017 CFRE Study Group Application.docx

Email completed application form to:

Michael Cantillo, CFRE
2017 CFRE Study Group Chair
RE: Central Florida AFP CFRE Review Course Application
mcantillo1@earthlink.net
(407) 712-5123


Educational Offerings

To see a listing of recent educational offerings of the AFP Central Florida Chapter, review the list of documents below to. Good luck!