Shining Light Ministries Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

Shining Light Ministries Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

ANNVILLE, PA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Shining Light Ministries of Annville, PA.

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising.
Shining Light Ministries 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 restore men and women to a knowledge of who they have been created to be and of how deeply their Creator loves them,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1996, Shining Light Ministries ( strives to provide and model a safe place for their participants to explore or grow in their faith, empowering them to continue that growth in themselves and in their faith communities within the prison, and/or outside.

To learn more about Shining Light Ministries 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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