Teamwork City of Hope Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

Teamwork City of Hope Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

MARTINSVILLE, VA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Teamwork City of Hope of Martinsville, VA.

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising.
Teamwork City of Hope 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 providing quality holistic care that creates lasting transformation, enabling children, their families, and communities to flourish,” said Michael Martin, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1986, Teamwork City of Hope ( serves in Tanzania and Kenya by providing residential care for orphans and other vulnerable children, quality education in schools, medical programs that give kids a healthy start as well as essential health care to the wider community, and programs that mentor and empower women.

To learn more about Teamwork City of Hope 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.