Barnabas Movement / Barnabas Student Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

Barnabas Movement / Barnabas Student Ministries Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

TOPEKA, KS – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Barnabas Movement / Barnabas Student Ministries of Topeka, KS.

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising.

Barnabas Movement / Barnabas Student Ministries joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America, supported by over 27 million donors that have earned the right to display the ECFA seal.  When an organization is accredited by ECFA, it demonstrates its willingness to follow the model of biblical accountability.

“We are pleased to accredit a ministry committed to be a conduit moving people from the general public into local congregations,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 2012, Barnabas Movement / Barnabas Student Ministries ( is a stateside missions organization which creates relational environments focused on youth ministry and community development. Their primary tool is Tea Cafes.

To learn more about Barnabas Movement / Barnabas Student Ministries and their stewardship opportunities, visit ServantMatch®, ECFA’s program that matches God’s servants with the stewardship options of ECFA members based on ministry sectors and categories.  It is ECFA’s newest online feature that allows you to quickly and easily find giving opportunities.

ECFA, founded in 1979, provides accreditation to leading Christian nonprofit organizations that faithfully demonstrate compliance with the ECFA Standards pertaining to financial accountability, fundraising and board governance.  For more information about ECFA, including information about accreditation and a listing of ECFA-accredited members, visit or call 1-800-323-9473.



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