Youth for Christ/Tacoma Area Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

Youth for Christ/Tacoma Area Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

TACOMA, WA – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Youth for Christ/Tacoma Area of Tacoma, WA.

ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fundraising.
Youth for Christ/Tacoma Area joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America, supported by over 14.6 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 reaching young people everywhere for Christ,” said Michael Martin, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1949, Youth for Christ/Tacoma Area’s ( mission is to bring God’s story into the lives of young people and serve them in tangible ways.

To learn more about Youth for Christ/Tacoma Area and their stewardship opportunities, visit GiverConnect™, 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.