Lakeside Christian Camp & Retreat Center Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

Lakeside Christian Camp & Retreat Center Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

PITTSFIELD, MA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Lakeside Christian Camp & Retreat Center of Pittsfield, MA.

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

Lakeside Christian Camp & Retreat Center 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 equip youth and families for Christian life. Lakeside ministers to the Berkshire community and to churches throughout the region through church and ministry retreats, youth camps, family retreats, spiritual formation retreats, and Christian leadership development,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1980, Lakeside Christian Camp & Retreat Center ( serves the ministry and message of God's love as expressed through his son Jesus Christ.

To learn more about Lakeside Christian Camp & Retreat Center 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 or call 1-800-323-9473.



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