Announcing ECFA Accreditation

ECFA press Release

September 11th, 2017


Dan Busby, President



New Hope Uganda Ministries Accredited by National Financial Accountability Organization

BELLE FOURCHE, SD – The ECFA (Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability) announced today the accreditation of New Hope Uganda Ministries of Belle Fourche, SD.

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

New Hope Uganda Ministries joins a growing number of Christ-centered churches and ministries across America, supported by over 27 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 bring the fatherhood of God to the fatherless in Uganda, East Africa,” said Dan Busby, president of ECFA.

Founded in 1988, New Hope Uganda Ministries ( reaches the orphaned and fatherless children of Uganda with the gospel of Jesus Christ; meeting their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs. Over 500 children are cared for both on-site in family groups and through the extension program which reaches children who live in the surrounding community.

To learn more about New Hope Uganda Ministries 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.