Treasure Coast Hospice Announces New Certified Executives
STUART – The Treasure Coast Hospice Foundation announced that Director of Development Christine Birkett, Annual Giving Officer Ashley Haughton, and Manager of Philanthropic Partnerships Agnes Palmer have each earned the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation by CFRE International, an organization dedicated to setting global standards in philanthropy.
“I am extremely proud of Christine, Ashley and Agnes and the commitment they have to their continuous professional education,” said VP of Philanthropy and Administrative Operations Murray Fournie, MEd, CFRE, FAHP. “The CFRE designation indicates the high level of professionalism and knowledge of fundraising responsibilities that our team exemplifies with all of the donors served by the Treasure Coast Hospice Foundation.”
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. 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.
Birkett, Haughton and Palmer join only 7,200 other professionals around the world who hold the CFRE designation.