The Fostering Collective Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

The Fostering Collective Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

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

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising.
The Fostering Collective 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 recruit and shepherd Christ-centered families in East Texas to bring hope to children in foster care,” said Michael Martin, president of ECFA.

Founded in 2018, The Fostering Collective ( is bringing hope to foster children.  

To learn more about The Fostering Collective 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.