The Certified Fund Raising Executives, is an independent organization promoting ethics and professionalism in fundraising, confirmed Aisha Morrell-Ferguson, COTS’ Chief Development Officer, as one of only 180 this year and 7700 worldwide to receive their CFRE designation.
COTS CEO, Cheryl P. Johnson weighed in on Mrs. Morrell-Ferguson’s achievement with, “COTS is proud of Aisha rising to the top of her profession. She has substantially contributed to COTS’ 40 years of serving Detroit’s families in need. She has also played a vital role over the past 12 years as COTS adapted and evolved its approach to breaking the cycle of generational poverty.”
Mrs. Morrell-Ferguson met CFRE standards including tenure, education and demonstrated fundraising achievement. She also passed a written exam and has agreed to uphold the organization’s Accountability Standards and Donor Bill of Rights.