ASU's Lori Laske earns fundraising certification

(01-23-2014)

Lori Laske, Director of Alumni Relations at Adams State University, recently received certification as a Certified Fund Raising Executive from the CFRE International. CFRE International is the first globally recognized credential for fundraising professionals, and the credential is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies.

CFRE International certifies experienced fundraising professionals aspiring to the highest standards of ethics, competence, and service to the philanthropic sector. Individuals granted the CFRE credential have met a series of standards set by CFRE International, which include tenure in the profession, education, demonstrated fundraising achievement and a commitment to service to 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.