EFCA Membership

Forgotten Children Worldwide Accredited by ECFA 

Forgotten Children Worldwide of Bluffton, Ind. is accredited by the The Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA).

ECFA Logo 2013ECFA accreditation is based on the ECFA Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, including financial accountability, transparency, sound board governance and ethical fund-raising.

Forgotten Children Worldwide joins a growing number of churches and evangelical organizations across America, supported by over 35 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 include in our membership a ministry committed to providing a loving and nurturing environment for forgotten children in which they may come to know the love of Jesus," said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1999, Forgotten Children Worldwide provides education, food, clothing, medical care, housing and spiritual mentoring for orphans and vulnerable children around the world by partnering with existing vetted transnational partners to assist them in extending their outreach opportunities. Over 20,000 pounds of clothing is shipped in 40-foot containers to help street children and orphans in India and Ukraine.

To learn more about Forgotten Children Worldwide 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, fund-raising and board governance. For more information about ECFA, including information about accreditation and a listing of ECFA-accredited members, visit www.ECFA.org or call 1-800-323-9473.