Ted Hart

ACFRE, CDE®, CAP®, President & CEO of CAF America and CAF Canada, CEO of CAF International

I serve as President and CEO of CAF America and President of CAF Canada and CEO of CAF International. An internationally recognized speaker, I have over 35 years of experience in advising global philanthropy, I am an expert in regulatory frameworks governing both domestic and global grantmaking and risk management. During my tenure as President and CEO, CAF America has witnessed exponential growth helping clients contribute over $1.5 billion throughout the United States and in more than 110 countries around the world.

I am the co-editor of the book Cross-Border Giving: A Legal and Practical Guide published by CharityChannel Press. I have authored People to People Fundraising, Internet Management for Nonprofits, Fundraising on the Internet, and have co-authored five other published books on philanthropy. I played a critical role in the creation of the green nonprofits movement and was the founder of the International ePhilanthropy Foundation. I am a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and the International Association of Advisors in Philanthropy.

As President & CEO, I have significantly expanded CAF America’s suite of services and transformed its operations to serve as administrator and advisor for both domestic and international grantmaking that ensures regulatory compliance, manages risk, and protects client reputation.

In addition to my Master in Public Administration (MPA) degree, I am a Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®), an Advanced Certified Fundraising Executive (ACFRE), am certified in Anti-Money Laundering (AML/CFT), and hold the information security management certification ISO 27001.

For its inaugural Virginia 500 List, the Virginia Business named CAF America President & CEO Ted Hart as one of the Commonwealth’s 18 most influential nonprofit leaders for 2020. Watch the video below!

Get in touch with me at tedhart@cafamerica.org

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