Calvary Chapel Newport News Becomes an ECFA Certified Church

Calvary Chapel Newport News Certified by National Financial Accountability Organization

NEWPORT NEWS, VA– The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the certification of Calvary Chapel Newport News of Newport News, VA.

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

Calvary Chapel Newport News 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 certified by ECFA, it demonstrates its willingness to follow the model of biblical accountability.

“We are pleased to certify a church committed to teach the good news of Jesus Christ to the lost and to the found,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1994, Calvary Chapel Newport News ( accomplishes their mission by reaching up in prayer and worship, by reaching in through spiritual growth, by reaching around in small groups, and by reaching out through evangelism and community service.

ECFA, founded in 1979, provides certification 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 certification and a listing of ECFA-certified members, visit or call 1-800-323-9473.



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