Governance

Membership with the ECFA

ECFA

Right From The Heart is a proud member of the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA) and has applied the governance and principles presented therein. Below is a description of the ECFA, as well as their principles to which we adhere.

ECFA MemberECFA is an accreditation agency dedicated to helping Christian ministries earn the public’s trust through adherence to "Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship." Founded in 1979, it is comprised of over 1,200 evangelical Christian organizations, which qualify for tax-exempt, nonprofit status and receive tax-deductible contributions to support their work. ECFA's Standards of Responsible Stewardship focus on board governance, financial transparency, integrity in fund-raising, and proper use of charity resources.