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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.

Medical Ministries International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/30/2015

CLOVIS, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Medical Ministries International of Clovis, CA.

 

Gospel Justice Initiative Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/30/2015

ELGIN, IL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Gospel Justice Initiative of Elgin, IL.

Carver Baptist Bible College & Theological Seminary Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/30/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Carver Baptist Bible College & Theological Seminary of Kansas City, MO.

Alpine Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/30/2015

CLEARFIELD, UT  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Alpine Church of Clearfield, UT.

Widow's Mite Experience Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

SHALLOTTE, NC  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Widow's Mite Experience of Shallotte, NC.

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

11/19/2015

PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Western Pennsylvania District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Punxsutawney, PA.

Vision House Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

RENTON, WA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Vision House of Renton, WA.

Thrive Ministry Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

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

Shadow of His Wings Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

OLATHE, KS  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Shadow of His Wings of Olathe, KS.

Open Arms Pregnancy Clinic Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

NORTHRIDGE, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Open Arms Pregnancy Clinic of Northridge, CA.

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

11/19/2015

SOUTH EASTON, MA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of New England District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of South Easton, MA.

Jimmie Hale Mission Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

BIRMINGHAM, AL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Jimmie Hale Mission of Birmingham, AL.

Hope Faith Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Hope Faith Ministries of Kansas City, MO.

Glory House of Miami Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

SOUTH MIAMI, FL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Glory House of Miami of South Miami, FL.

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

11/19/2015

MIDDLETOWN, PA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Eastern Pennsylvania District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Middletown, PA.

CARE for AIDS Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

ATLANTA, GA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of CARE for AIDS of Atlanta, GA.

Blessman Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/19/2015

URBANDALE, IA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Blessman Ministries of Urbandale, IA.

ECFA Celebrates 2,000th Member Milestone

11/13/2015

Financial Accreditation Org. Rounds Out Membership with Addition of Mill City Church

Vanguard University of Southern California Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/04/2015

COSTA MESA, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Vanguard University of Southern California of Costa Mesa, CA.

North Central District of The C&MA Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

11/04/2015

SAINT BONIFACIUS, MN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of North Central District of The C&MA of Saint Bonifacius, MN.

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

11/04/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Great Lakes District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Ann Arbor, MI.

Fielder Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/30/2015

ARLINGTON, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Fielder Church of Arlington, TX.

Christian International Ministries Network Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/30/2015

SANTA ROSA BEACH, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Christian International Ministries Network of Santa Rosa Beach, CA.

Northeast Christian Church of Jefferson County, Kentucky Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

LOUISVILLE, KY  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Northeast Christian Church of Jefferson County, Kentucky of Louisville, KY.

Western Great Lakes District of The Christian and Missionary Alliance Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

APPLETON, WI  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Western Great Lakes District of The Christian and Missionary Alliance of Appleton, WI.

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

10/23/2015

ARLINGTON, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Southwestern District of the Christian and Missionary Alliance of Arlington, TX.

Seed of Abraham Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

MERRITT ISLAND, FL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Seed of Abraham Ministries of Merritt, FL.

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

10/23/2015

BLOOMINGDALE, IL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Midwest District of The Christian and Missionary Alliance of Bloomingdale, IL.

WGTS 91.9 Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

TAKOMA PARK, MD  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of WGTS 91.9 of Takoma Park, MD.

Care Net Pregnancy Center - Houston Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

HOUSTON, TX  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Care Net Pregnancy Center - Houston of Houston, TX.

Colorado Christian Services Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

CENTENNIAL, CO  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Colorado Christian Services of Centennial, CO.

The Alabama Baptist Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

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

The Alliance Southeast Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/23/2015

ORLANDO, FL  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of The Alliance Southeast of Orlando, FL.

Traders Point Christian Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/19/2015

ZIONSVILLE, IN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Traders Point Christian Church of Zionsville, IN.

Stone's Throw Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/19/2015

MIDDLETOWN, DE  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Stone's Throw Church of Middletown, DE.

Reasonable Faith Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/14/2015

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

White Horse Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/14/2015

ESCONDIDO, CA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of White Horse of Escondido, CA.

Freedom's Promise Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/14/2015

NASHVILLE, TN  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Freedom's Promise of Nashville, TN.

New Hope Aloha Pau'ole Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/14/2015

HONOLULU, HI  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of New Hope Aloha Pau'ole of Honolulu, HI.

Handi*Vangelism Ministries International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/13/2015

AKRON, PA  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Handi*Vangelism Ministries International of Akron, PA.

Stronger than Espresso Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/07/2015

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

Timothy Two Project International Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/02/2015

WILMINGTON, NC  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Timothy Two Project International of Wilmington, NC.

Southbrook Community Church Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

10/02/2015

WEDDINGTON, NC  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Southbrook Community Church of Weddington, NC.