Educating Africans for Christ Becomes an ECFA Accredited Organization

Educating Africans for Christ Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

JACKSON, MS  – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of Educating Africans for Christ of Jackson, MS.

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

Educating Africans for Christ joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America, supported by over 20 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 scholarship funds for post-secondary education on the African continent,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1998, Educating Africans for Christ ( partners with evangelical churches, denominations, missionaries, and ministries across Africa to identify Christian leaders in need of further training to benefit their church and/or their community.  By training students on the continent in which they will serve, the African church and African-led educational institutions are supported while equipping Christian leaders for Africa.

To learn more about Educating Africans for Christ 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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