The Greater Cedar Rapids Community is excited to announce that Laura Booth, CFRE, has been promoted to the position of Development Officer. In this new role, Laura will continue to support nonprofit and affiliate fund holders while also cultivating a portfolio of individual fund holders. As part of the Community Foundation’s development team, Laura will play a key role in stewarding major and principal gifts in partnership with donors and organizations.
Laura recently became a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE), a distinction awarded for her tenure in the profession, education and demonstrated fundraising achievement. “Laura’s experience as a fundraising professional enhances the Community Foundation’s ability to serve philanthropists and nonprofit agencies in our community,” said Michelle Beisker, Senior Vice President of Development. Laura began in this role on January 1.