Reel Life International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

July 19, 2016

Reel Life International Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

BIRMINGHAM, AL – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Reel Life International of Birmingham, AL.

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

Reel Life International 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 work alongside the church in cultivating a passion for the gospel through involvement in short-term missions,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 2009, Reel Life International (www.reel-life.org) serve alongside field partners in settings across the globe, they mobilize volunteers to assist with sustainable, gospel-centered projects in the areas of education, clean water initiatives, medical outreach, orphan care, and construction. In addition, their training and study material challenges participants to examine their own hearts while away from all of the distractions and busyness of life. Their mission opportunities serve as a time of renewal, perspective, and sharpening and provide a platform for ministry leaders to use short-term missions as a tool for discipleship and evangelism training.

To learn more about Reel Life International 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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