GRACES Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

SALISBURY, NC – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of GRACES of Salisbury, NC.

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

GRACES 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 improve the lives of students by overcoming generational poverty, child labor and violence, and empowering them to live a life of hope, purpose, and opportunity, sharing the love of Jesus Christ,” said Michael Martin, president of ECFA.
Founded in 2014, GRACES ( Guatemalan Relief Assistance for Children’s Education Services provides education and other support services for children and adolescents who live in poverty near Antigua, Guatemala.

To learn more about GRACES and their stewardship opportunities, visit GiverConnect, ECFA’s newest online program, that connects giver’s hearts with trusted members.

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.