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Timothy Leadership Training Institute Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/22/2016

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Timothy Leadership Training Institute of Grand Rapids, MI.

Re-Vision Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/20/2016

MURFREESBORO, TN – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Re-Vision of Murfreesboro, TN.

God Cares Ministry Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/20/2016

AVON LAKE, OH – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of God Cares Ministry of Avon Lake, OH.

Reel Life International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/19/2016

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

Rocky Mountain Christian Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/18/2016

NIWOT, CO – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Rocky Mountain Christian Church of Niwot, CO.

Covenant Life Church, PCA Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/18/2016

SARASOTA, FL – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Covenant Life Church, PCA of Sarasota, FL.

Mission French Africa Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/18/2016

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announc

Crossroads Mission Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/18/2016

YUMA, AZ – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Crossroads Mission of Yuma, AZ.

Tenaciously Teal Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Tenaciously Teal of Oklahoma City, OK.

Step Ahead Becomes ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

SUFFOLK, VA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Step Ahead of Suffolk, VA.

Rescue:Freedom International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

KIRKLAND, WA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Rescue:Freedom International of Kirkland, WA.

Reaching Unreached Nations Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

VIRGINIA, VA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Reaching Unreached Nations of Virginia, VA.

MARKINC Ministries Becomes ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

BEAR, DE – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of MARKINC Ministries of Bear, DE.

Louisville Rescue Mission Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

LOUISVILLE, KY – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Louisville Rescue Mission of Louisville, KY.

Jordan Evangelical Theological Seminary Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

TULSA, OK – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Jordan Evangelical Theological Seminary of Tulsa, OK.

Heal Africa USA Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

CALEDONIA, MI – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Heal Africa USA of Caledonia, MI.

Global Network of Independent Missions Becomes ECFA Accredited

7/15/2016

MOON TOWNSHIP, PA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Global Network of Independent Missions of Moon Township, PA.

Covenant Harbor Bible Camp & Retreat Center Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/15/2016

LAKE GENEVA, WI – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Covenant Harbor Bible Camp & Retreat Center of Lake Geneva, WI.

Arrow Leadership International Ministries Becomes ECFA Accredited

7/15/2016

BLAINE, WA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Arrow Leadership International Ministries of Blaine, WA.

Mount Pleasant Christian Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/12/2016

GREENWOOD, IN – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Mount Pleasant Christian Church of Greenwood, IN.

Cornerstone Fellowship Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

7/12/2016

LIVERMORE, CA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Cornerstone Fellowship of Livermore, CA.

Sovereign Grace Churches Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/24/2016

LOUISVILLE, KY – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Sovereign Grace Churches of Louisville, KY.

Shepherds Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/24/2016

UNION GROVE, WI – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Shepherds Ministries of Union Grove, WI.

Shepherd's Fold Ranch Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/24/2016

AVANT, OK – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Shepherd's Fold Ranch of Avant, OK.

Pregnancy Center of the Coastal Bend Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/02/2016

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Pregnancy Center of the Coastal Bend of Corpus Christi, TX.

Mescal's Children's Center of Hope Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/02/2016

MONTGOMERY, AL – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Mescal's Children's Center of Hope of Montgomery, AL.

Whispering Hope Women's Resource & Pregnancy Center Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

CUMMING, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Whispering Hope Women's Resource & Pregnancy Center of Cumming, GA.

Trinity Fellows Academy Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

ROYAL OAK, MD  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Trinity Fellows Academy of Royal Oak, MD.

Timothy Christian School Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

PISCATAWAY, NJ  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Timothy Christian School of Piscataway, NJ.

TIME Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

VANCOUVER, WA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of TIME Ministries of Vancouver, WA.

iTEE Global Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

WINFIELD, IL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of iTEE Global of Winfield, IL.

International Pentecostal Holiness Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of International Pentecostal Holiness Church of Oklahoma City, OK.

Harvest Church - Montana/Wyoming Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

BILLINGS, MT  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Harvest Church - Montana/Wyoming of Billings, MT.

Gateway Center for World Mission Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

LEXINGTON, KY  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Gateway Center for World Mission of Lexington, KY.

Fellowship Greenville Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

GREENVILLE, SC  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Fellowship Greenville of Greenville, SC.

NOE International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

PORTLAND, OR  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of NOE International  of Portland, OR.

Compass Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

KEARNEY, NE  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Compass of Kearney, NE.

Cornerstone Ranch Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

MCKINNEY, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Cornerstone Ranch of McKinney, TX.

Christian Mentors Network Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

LONG BEACH, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Christian Mentors Network of Long Beach, CA.

Summer's Best Two Weeks Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

BOSWELL, PA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Summer's Best Two Weeks of Boswell, PA.

Care Net Pregnancy Center of Coastal Georgia Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

BRUNSWICK, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Care Net Pregnancy Center of Coastal Georgia of Brunswick, GA.

Care Net Pregnancy Center of Burlington & St. Albans Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

BURLINGTON, VT  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Care Net Pregnancy Center of Burlington & St. Albans of Burlington, VT.

Baptist Global Response Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

6/01/2016

NASHVILLE, TN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Baptist Global Response of Nashville, TN.

South Pacific District of The Christian and Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

5/10/2016

TEMECULA, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of South Pacific District of The Christian and Missionary Alliance of Temecula, CA.

Refuge for Women Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/25/2016

LEXINGTON, KY  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Refuge for Women of Lexington, KY.

International House of Prayer--Forerunner Christian Fellowship Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/25/2016

KANSAS CITY, KS  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of International House of Prayer--Forerunner Christian Fellowship of Kansas City, MO.

Courage Worldwide Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/25/2016

ROCKLIN, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Courage Worldwide of Rocklin, CA.

First Church of God Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/07/2016

SAINT JOSEPH, MI  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of First Church of God of Saint Joseph, MI.

Restored Hope Network Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/06/2016

MILWAUKIE, OR  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Restored Hope Network of Milwaukie, OR.

Ohio Valley District of The Christian and Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/06/2016

LEXINGTON, KY  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Ohio Valley District of The Christian and Missionary Alliance of Lexington, KY.

First Baptist Church of Geneva Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/06/2016

GENEVA, IL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of First Baptist Church of Geneva of Geneva, IL.

Exile International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/06/2016

BRENTWOOD, TN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Exile International of Brentwood, TN.

Designs for Hope Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/06/2016

MARGARET, AL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Designs for Hope of Margaret, AL.

Menlo Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

4/04/2016

MENLO PARK, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Menlo Church of Menlo Park, CA.

Mission Heart Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/28/2016

BATON ROUGE, LA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Mission Heart of Baton Rouge, LA.

Light the Candle International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/28/2016

SANTA CLARA, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Account

Hands of the Carpenter Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/28/2016

LAKEWOOD, CO  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Hands of the Carpenter of Lakewood, CO.

Southern District of the Christian & Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/21/2016

TRUSSVILLE, AL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Southern District of the Christian & Missionary Alliance of Trussville, AL.

New York City Relief Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/21/2016

ELIZABETH, NJ  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of New York City Relief of Elizabeth, NJ.

Kenwood Baptist Church of Cincinnati Ohio Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/21/2016

CINCINNATI, OH  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Kenwood Baptist Church of Cincinnati Ohio of Cincinnati, OH.

ECFA Leaders Release New Handbook on Charitable Giving

3/17/2016

WINCHESTER, Va., March 16, 2016—This week, Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) releases The Guide to Charitable Giving for Churches and Ministries, a wide-ranging resource covering legal, tax, accounting and integrity issues related to charitable giving. Authored by Dan Busby, Michael Martin and John Van Drunen, the intelligible guide offers instruction on best practices related to ministry communications, gift acknowledgments and support of missionaries.

Women in the Window International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/14/2016

WEST PALM BEACH, FL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Women in the Window International of West Palm Beach, FL.

Vietnamese District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/14/2016

ANAHEIM, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Vietnamese District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Anaheim, CA.

The Mentoring Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/14/2016

TYLER, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of The Mentoring Alliance of Tyler, TX.

Mully Children's Family USA Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/14/2016

ALPHARETTA, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Mully Children's Family USA of Alpharetta, GA.

Hmong District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/14/2016

THRONTON, CO  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Hmong District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Thronton, CO.

Feeding the Orphans Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/14/2016

LOUDON, TN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Feeding the Orphans of Loudon, TN.

Cedar Lake Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

3/04/2016

CEDAR LAKE, IN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Cedar Lake Ministries of Cedar Lake, IN.

NYC International Project Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/29/2016

NEW YORK, NY  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of NYC International Project  of New York, NY.

Missio Nexus Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/29/2016

STONE MOUNTAIN, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Missio Nexus of Stone Mountain, GA.

Helping Hands Unlimited Becomes an ECFA Accreditated Organization

2/29/2016

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

FCMM Benefits & Retirement Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/29/2016

MINNEAPOLIS, MN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of FCMM Benefits & Retirement of Minneapolis, MN.

Underground Network Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/19/2016

TAMPA, FL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Underground Network of Tampa, FL.

Foundation For His Ministry Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/19/2016

SAN CLEMENTE, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountab

Gateway Creative Broadcasting Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/19/2016

ST. LOUIS, MO  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Gateway Creative Broadcasting of St. Louis, MO.

Elevate International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/17/2016

PHOENIX, AZ  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Elevate International of Phoenix, AZ.

Chariots for Hope Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/17/2016

DRESHER, PA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Chariots for Hope of Dresher, PA.

Churches Report Better Protection Against Fraud and Scams Than Nonprofits

2/01/2016

New Church Financial Management Survey Reveals Prevention Measures of Typical Churches.

Interlocking Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

2/01/2016

RALEIGH, NC  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Interlocking Ministries of Raleigh, NC.

Rivers of the World Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/21/2016

ALPHARETTA, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Rivers of the World of Alpharetta, GA.

Empower Dreams Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/21/2016

HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Empower Dreams of Highland Village, TX.

A Word From The Lord Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/21/2016

MONROE, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of A Word From The Lord of Monroe, GA.

Haiti Partners Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/21/2016

VERO BEACH, FL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Haiti Partners of Vero Beach, FL.

Central Wyoming Rescue Mission Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/21/2016

CASPER, WY  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Central Wyoming Rescue Mission of Casper, WY.

Timothy Barnabas Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/20/2016

ALPHARETTA, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Timothy Barnabas of Alpharetta, GA.

Teen Challenge of the Rocky Mountains Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/20/2016

LAKEWOOD, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Teen Challenge of the Rocky Mountains of Lakewood, CA.

Seed Effect Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/20/2016

DALLAS, TX – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Seed Effect of Dallas, TX.

Metropolitan District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/20/2016

NEWARK, NJ  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Metropolitan District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Newark, NJ.

Least of These Carolinas Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

1/20/2016

GASTONIA, NC  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Least of These Carolinas of Gastonia, NC.

Pittsburgh Kids Foundation Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

12/14/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Pittsburgh Kids Foundation of Pittsburgh, PA.

Giving to Christian Causes is Growing

12/02/2015

The latest numbers from the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) show good news for Christian ministries. In the ECFA’s sixth annual State of Giving Report, data from 1,766 members shows that annual cash charitable giving to ECFA-accredited organizations increased 5 percent between 2013 and 2014. This reflects total cash donations of $12 billion in 2014, an increase from the previous year’s $11.4 billion.

Salt Ventures NFP Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

12/01/2015

CAROL STREAM, IL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Salt Ventures NFP of Carol Stream, IL.

Oasis World Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

12/01/2015

MAPLE GROVE, MN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Oasis World Ministries of Maple Grove, MN.

New Oaks Community Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

12/01/2015

MASON, OH  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of New Oaks Community of Mason, OH.

Illyricum Movement Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

12/01/2015

CENTRALIA, WA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Illyricum Movement of Centralia, WA.

Halftime Institute Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

12/01/2015

DALLAS, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Halftime Institute of Dallas, TX.

Camp Eagle Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

12/01/2015

ROCKSPRINGS, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Camp Eagle of Rocksprings, TX.

Third Box Pregnancy Clinics Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/30/2015

SAN LEANDRO, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Third Box Pregnancy Clinics of San Leandro, CA.

San Diego Community Bible Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/30/2015

SAN DIEGO, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of San Diego Community Bible Church of San Diego, CA.

The Northeastern District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/30/2015

ROME, NY  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of The Northeastern District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Rome, NY.