Friends of West Africa Theological Seminary Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

September 16, 2016

Friends of West Africa Theological Seminary Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

EASLEY, SC – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Friends of West Africa Theological Seminary of Easley, SC.

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

Friends of West Africa Theological Seminary 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 develop and promote Christian schools and colleges in Nigeria and West Africa,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1996, Friends of West Africa Theological Seminary (www.friendsofwats.org) exists to mobilize and deploy the body of Christ to join Christ in his mission at West Africa Theological Seminary.

To learn more about Friends of West Africa Theological Seminary 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 www.ECFA.org or call 1-800-323-9473.

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