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Queensland

Queensland is excited about all the great local professional development and networking events we are creating for you - check back regularly to see what’s on.


Upcoming events:

The Dave Rose Oration

Join us as we celebrate the year that was, and ring in the festive season with the annual Dave Rose Oration! Leanne Angel presents a deep-dive personal account of the trials and tribulations of a fundraiser and building a fundraising model brick by brick, developing a great team culture and connecting with the cause.

Date: Tuesday 13 December
Time: 7.15am - 9.00am
Venue: Victoria Park Golf Complex, Alabaster Room, Herston Road, Herston
Pricing: Member: $55; Staff of Organisational Member: $65; Non-Member: $85

Find out more and register here.


CFRE Coaching Sessions & Study Groups

Let us help you achieve your credential

Do you want to demonstrate your professional achievement and support the growth of fundraising as a trusted profession? Do you want a credential that offers a common understanding of what you need to know in fundraising? 

The Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credential sets the standard for knowledge, experience and ethics and is held in high regard by fundraising professionals worldwide. 

To assist you in achieving your CFRE credential, FIA offers Queensland CFRE candidates the benefit of attending a CFRE Coaching Session and/or the CFRE Study Group free of charge.

About the QLD CFRE Coaching Sessions

Join Lesley Ray FFIA CFRE and Nigel Harris FFIA CFRE in a coaching session which will set you on your path to achieving your CFRE. Lesley and Nigel have been running CFRE coaching sessions for the last eight years.

Their coaching sessions provide you with:

  • assistance completing and submitting your CFRE application
  • assistance with setting up study arrangements.

To register your interest in attending the next coaching session, contact Lesley Ray at lesley.ray@mater.org.au, or on 07 3163 2736.

 

About the CFRE Study Group

The CFRE Study Group is currently chaired by Stephen Mally CFRE of FundraisingForce. The group meets in person (Salvation Army) for those in Sydney and is offered via Skype access to those in other locations. The majority of participants currently participate via Skype from Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth and regional locations. 

The study group provides you with:

  • focused study sessions, in a 'book club' format to complete chapters in texts with your peers also taking the exam
  • assistance completing and submitting your CFRE application
  • advice on resources to study for the CFRE exam
  • insight into taking the CFRE exam.

Nearly 100 per cent of the participants in the CFRE Study Group pass the CFRE exam on the first try.

Meeting dates are:

  • 14 December - 5.00pm - 7.00pm

Take the first step and register for the CFRE Study Group today by contacting Maree Whybourne on 0412 507 985 or via email.


Meet your State Committee

View a list of Queensland Organisational Members

View a list of Queensland Individual Members

 
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