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Directory of Accredited Partners

This directory lists those organisations who have successfully met the CMA Standards Council's Principles and Standards of Responsible Stewardship. The functionality and detail in this directory will grow as the number of accredited partners expands.
 
FEBC Australia

PO Box 183, Caringbah, NSW, 1495
www.febc.org.au
Phone: 1300 720 017
ABN: 68000509517

  FEBC reaches the least, the lost and the forgotten through radio and internet ministry. Our goal is to communicate the Good News among the nations by media to inspire people to follow Jesus Christ.

CEO: Kevin Keegan
Board Chair: Rodney Tant
Annual Revenue: $2m

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

What people need now in a time of crisis is timely information and a hope that doesn’t disappoint. With self-quarantine and isolation increasingly becoming a mandatory practice globally, FEBC broadcasts to the unreached and hardest-to-reach, the imprisoned and refugee, to those in cities and in despair, the only source of hope, truth and life. Given the widespread impact and its unpredictability, now more than ever, people need to hear life giving messages. True to our responsibility as ‘messengers of hope’ found only in God, FEBC uses the broadcasts first and foremost, to help listeners understand His love and compassion amidst this dire situation. Our field countries are daily producing additional content surrounding local public health messaging, while also providing vital broadcasts that speak of peace and hope at a time when so many feel vulnerable and afraid.

We are seeking urgent donations so that we can support our field countries in producing additional radio program content and broadcasts during this worldwide pandemic.

Your gift today will bring much needed hope and peace to those who need it.

For more information or to make a donation visit www.febc.org.au

 
Anglican Aid

PO Box Q190, QVB Post Office, NSW 1230
www.anglicanaid.org.au
Phone: 02 9284 1406
ABN: 28525237517

  Anglican Aid provides Christian aid to vulnerable communities in Australia and overseas. We support over 100 projects in more than 30 countries around the world. Anglican Aid is supported by Anglican churches in Sydney and their friends.

CEO: Rev Tim Swan
Board Chair: The Rt Rev Malcolm Richards
Annual Revenue: $4.71m

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

Now, more than ever, remote communities need access to clean and safe water for washing and hygiene. Please support our #Waterworks2020 campaign to provide boreholes, wells, rainwater tanks, and hygiene education to impoverished communities.

For example in Pakistan, our project partner is translating into Urdu basic health information we provided about preventing infections and planning education sessions to impoverished brick kiln slaves, as well as providing soap and sanitation facilities at the 15 communities which have water tanks installed through Anglican Aid.

Please support our work. Your faithfulness in giving is now serving our brothers and sisters in ways we could not have predicted.

Find out how to help at https://anglicanaid.org.au/waterworks2020 or www.waterworks.org.au

Tearfund
 
Tearfund

PO Box 164, Blackburn, VIC, 3130
www.tear.org.au
Phone: 03 9264 7000
ABN: 85085413832

  Tearfund is a movement of Christians in Australia responding to the needs of poor communities around the world. Our motivation comes from our belief that God loves all people, and in Christ offers them the opportunity of a new life. We believe that God is just, and has particular care for the poor and those who suffer as victims of injustice.

CEO: Matthew Maury
Board Chair: Peter Snowsill
Annual Revenue: $16.7m

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

As the implications of COVID-19 spread around the globe, at TEAR we are doing all we can to make sure we can continue to focus on areas of great need, bringing practical help and powerful hope to the most vulnerable people, just as we have been doing for nearly 50 years.

This is only possible because of the prayers and generosity of people like you. Will you stand with us today to give a gift to TEAR during this difficult season? This will enable us to continue to work in the most difficult places and support communities who are in need at this time. Visit www.tear.org.au/remember or call the team at TEAR on 1800 244 986. Thank you for your prayers and partnership

 
Scripture Union QLD

PO Box 1167, Eagle Farm QLD 4009
www.suqld.org.au
Phone: 1300 478 753
ABN: 74009669569

  Scripture Union Qld is a Christian not-for-profit organisation dedicated to seeing each child and young person connected and supported in community, serving others, and experiencing fullness of life. The organisation runs programs that positively support young people through school chaplaincy, camping, at-risk programs and is an accredited training facility (RTO 30548).

CEO: Peter James
Board Chair: Diann Feldman
Annual Revenue: $32m

 
PeaceWise

PO Box 2442 North Parramatta NSW 1750
www.peacewise.org.au
Phone: 1300 1 PEACE (1300 173 223)
ABN: 50125667067

  PeaceWise exists to provide practical help and real hope to a conflict-weary world. We help individuals, organisations and communities learn life-changing biblical peacemaking principles and build cultures of peace. We teach personal peacemaking and Christian conflict resolution skills, provide Christian mediation and other help for conflict situations and share the reconciling power of the gospel of Jesus Christ.

CEO: Bruce Burgess
Board Chair: Jeroen Bruins
Annual Revenue: $482,000

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

Calling for Partners for Peace! … At the heart of PeaceWise is a desire to build cultures of peace across families, workplaces, churches and communities in order to make Christ known and see communities built up rather than torn down.

Two key ways we do this are through our live training events and, more recently, through PeaceWiseKids - our video, online and activity-based curriculum resource to teach children of all ages to be peacemakers for life.

COVID-19 has brought significant financial pressures on our ability to pursue this work, with all of our face-to-face training, our main income stream, having to be cancelled for the foreseeable future. Because our trainings are full day, interactive and involve pair/group work and role play, we cannot easily replicate these highly immersive and transformative experiences online. Therefore, our lost revenue this year is anticipated to be in the order of $100,000. We are also facing pressure to continue funding the development of the remaining PeaceWiseKids courses - for the first year of school and for Years 11-12.

Becoming a Partner for Peace will help to sustain the work of peacemaking through this difficult time – when the relational strains people are facing are now even greater than normal.

We would greatly appreciate your prayerfully considering giving to support the work of peacemaking. Thankyou so much!

 
Mt Tamborine Convention t/a Mt Tamborine Conference Centre

PO Box 38, North Tamborine, QLD, 4272
www.mtcc.org.au
Phone: 07 5545 1419
ABN: 36459541472

  Mount Tamborine Convention (MTC) has a rich history of having brought significant spiritual impact to many at both the corporate and individual level for over 60 years. The ministry has been characterised by faithful exposition of the Word of God, facilitating Christ-centred discipleship, and demonstrating Christian unity and love.

CEO: Ross Dinnar
Board Chair: Bill Vine
Annual Revenue: $446,000

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

“We always thank God for all of you and continually mention you in our prayers.” 1 Thessalonians 1:2 NIV

81 days of prayer, waiting in hope and Camp Tamborine, an 80 bed campsite once owned by the Presbyterian Church of Queensland, was secured for the future use of MTCC and associated missions represented at Mt Tamborine. As at settlement (30/11/20) a total of $584,869 had been received, leaving a shortfall of $165,131. The generous and prayer answering offer of an interest free loan from a good friend of the Convention was agreed to by the Mount Tamborine Convention Membership and allowed the purchase to proceed.

All renovations are now complete and the site is again buzzing to the sounds of people enjoying themselves.

We are in the process of repaying a short-term interest free loan of $200,000 that was given at time of settlement to secure the purchase of Camp Tamborine. This loan has been reduced to $100,000 thanks to so many faithful people responding to the call.

Please pray that support will come forward to help with the remaining shortfall, and if you are able, help this vital ministry to continue by donating at www.mtcc.org.au or by contacting the MTCC office on 07 5545 1419

 
Arrow Leadership

2 Mauritius Parade
Forest Lake Qld 4078
http://www.arrowleadership.org.au
Phone: 03 9556 0226
ABN: 39003199488

  Arrow Leadership is committed to community transformation by developing Christian leaders who are led more by Jesus, who lead more like Jesus and who lead more to Jesus. We engage, stretch and release Christian leaders for Kingdom influence and service. Arrow Leadership has been serving in Australia since its inception in 1995, by developing and equipping pastoral and executive leaders in Churches, Not for Profits and Schools.

CEO: Liam Glover
Board Chair: Diann Feldman
Annual Revenue: $1.03m

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

Now, more than ever, we need leadership of strength and integrity - a key focus of Arrow Leadership. As you know, to contain the spread of the virus, restrictions regarding gatherings have been imposed, compromising our ability to physically gather to inspire, equip and challenge leaders of this nation. Your prayer inspired financial support during this season will enable us to provide continuity of engagement for staff, current and future participants and Arrow Leaders. (Specifically donations are covering additional costs of changing venues, lost income from program participation due to postponement, participants considering withdrawal due to loss of or reduction of employment.) Through CMA Standards Council, you are assured your gift is stewarded well and has a manifold return in the kingdom. To activate your desire to give, please use this link. To keep up to date with the ministry of Arrow, please complete this online form.

Gateway Baptist Church
 
Gateway Baptist Church

PO Box 2033
Mansfield, Qld 4122

www.gatewaybaptist.com.au
Phone: 07 3291 5900
ABN: 68607195522

 

Gateway Baptist Church is a multi campus church committed to changing lives by following Jesus in our community, nation and world.

Senior Pastor: Jason Elsmore
Board Chair: Matthew Gray
Annual Revenue: $5.8 million

 
MAF Australia

Unit 203, building T1, 14 Lexington Drive, Norwest Business Park, Bella Vista NSW 2153
www.maf.org.au
Phone: 1800 650 169
ABN: 26134583887

  Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) is a Christian organisation that provides aviation services for people living in remote areas around the world. Our purpose is to deliver practical and spiritual care to people in places of deepest human need. We fly over jungles, mountains, swamps and deserts to bring medical care, emergency relief, long-term development and the good news of Jesus.

Chief Executive Officer : Ian McDougall
Board Chair: Jeff Nagle
Annual Revenue: $5.6 million

 

 

Korus Connect

Locked Bag 3, Surrey Hills, Vic 3127
www.korusconnect.org.au
Phone: 03 9811 0999
ABN: 59 004 240 779

 

Korus Connect exists to support communities in realising their full potential and thrive. We believe that, under God, real and lasting community change is possible through local collaboration and partnerships with like-minded individuals, groups and organisations.

Korus Connect partners with a range of different individuals and community organisations around initiatives such as School Chaplaincy, Connected Communities, Christian SRI, a pastoral care conference, specialist solutions for not-for-profits and community organisations, volunteer and pastoral care training, and a not-for-profit board internship program.

Chief Executive Officer: Dawn Penney
Board Chair: Elida Brereton
Annual Revenue: $9.7 million

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

Korus Connect is adopting creative and innovative strategies to impart a message of hope and meaning through school chaplaincy initiatives, community connector partnerships and Special Religious Instruction classes.

  • Chaplaincy roles are under threat as schools funnel their resources into online learning for students.
  • Our training of not only our own Chaplains but those from other organisations has also ground to a halt.
  • Our Community Connectors that invest in building positive community collaborations face physical barriers, due to social distancing. With this new social reality of disconnection and distancing, people’s jobs are at risk, which can have a negative cascading effect on operations and staffing.
  • We need to invest in new online technologies to provide psychosocial support and instruction to our communities including schools, retailers, community organisations (e.g. arts and sporting groups), and health and aged care communities.

Maintaining social and educational connections is paramount to ensure people maintain positive wellbeing, a sense of meaning and belonging, as well as reassurance in an uncertain time.

Our organisation welcomes prayers and donations at this time when our service to many communities is under threat. Thank you for your consideration and support.

 

 

Sydney Diocesan Services

PO Box Q190, QVB Post Office, NSW 1230
www.sds.asn.au
Phone: 02 9265 1555
ABN: 69 266 342 710

 

SDS exists to support the mission of the Anglican Church in the Diocese of Sydney. We mainly do this by providing a range of professional services to diocesan organisations and parishes. However, we also provide services to other organisations affiliated with the Diocese. Our services include financial management, corporate secretarial, legal, property oversight, IT and human resources. We also manage the procurement of services from external providers of insurance and investment management.

The organisations we serve include: • Anglican Church Property Trust • Anglican Education Commission • Endowment of the See Committee • Freedom for Faith • Glebe Administration Board • Ministry Training & Development • Mission Property Committee • New Churches for New Communities • Professional Standards Unit (Safe ministry) • St Andrew’s Cathedral • St Andrew’s House Corporation • Synod of the Diocese of Sydney • Sydney Anglican Loans • Youthworks

Chief Executive Officer: Robert Wicks
Board Chair: John Pascoe
Annual Revenue: $7.1 million

 

 

Compassion Australia

PO Box 1, Hunter Region MC, NSW 2310
www.compassion.com.au
Phone: 1300 22 44 53
ABN: 67 001 692 56

 

Compassion is a Christian international holistic child development organisation. We work in partnership with local churches to foster the spiritual, socio-economic, physical and economic development of children living in extreme poverty in 25 countries. Through our Child Sponsorship Program, more than 2 million children are being released from poverty in Jesus’ name!

Chief Executive Officer: Clare Steele
Board Chair: Isaac Moody
Annual Revenue: $85.03 million

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Scripture Union NSW

PO Box 209, Ermington NSW 1700
www.sunsw.org.au
Phone: 1300 22 44 53
ABN: 71 000 089 583

 

Scripture Union NSW is part of an international, interdenominational movement of Christians founded in 1867. We are passionate about Jesus, and seize the opportunity to share his amazing message of hope with the people of NSW.

Interim State Director: Glenn Coombs
Board Chair: Robyn Gillespie
Annual Revenue: $2.1 million

 
Churches of Christ in Victoria & Tasmania

Level 5, 111 Cecil Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205
https://www.churchesofchrist.org.au/
Phone: 03 9488 8800
ABN: 26403323495

  Churches of Christ Vic/Tas (CCVT) is a movement of more than 130 Communities of Hope and Compassion (which may look like churches as we have known them) spread across Victoria and Tasmania, embedded in their neighbourhoods as signs, witnesses, and foretastes of the Kingdom of God. Together we work together to support each other as diverse Communities of Hope and Compassion in our God-given and God-driven calling to our neighbourhoods.

CEO: Rob Nyhuis
Board Chair: Liz Hunter
Annual Revenue: $3.2m

Anglicare Tasmania
 
Anglicare Tasmania

GPO Box 1620, Hobart, Tasmania 7001
https://www.anglicare-tas.org.au/
Phone: 1800 243 232
ABN: 90979742836

  Anglicare Tasmania is a non-profit organisation providing a wide range of community services to the people of Tasmania. Anglicare advocates for social justice and aids people in times of need. We provide programs relating to ageing, disability, health, housing, families, drug and alcohol treatment and support and more. Our services align with our mission to support people to experience fullness of life and are guided by our values of Hope, respect, Justice and Compassion.

CEO: Chris Jones
Board Chair: David Peters OAM
Annual Revenue: $78.5m

Immediate Funding Needs / Opportunities

Anglicare’s 2020 Christmas Appeal will enable us to distribute grocery vouchers, food hampers and back to school packs directly to Tasmanians experiencing hardship this festive season.

https://www.anglicare-tas.org.au/donate/

 

 

Cristian Venues Australia

PO Box 5552, SOUTH WINDSOR, NSW 2756
www.christianvenues.org.au

Phone: 1800 009 890
ABN: 74 050 611 295

 

Christian Venues Association is the peak body for Christian Camps, Conference Centres and retreat Venues in Australia. We exist to provide training, advocacy, education, pastoral support and resources that will enable our members to thrive in their particular and unique ministries. We are part of an alliance of 24 other associations throughout the world.

Chief Executive Officer: Graeme Janes
Board Chair: Marcel Edmonds
Annual Revenue: $742,000

 

Christian Media & the Arts Australia

2 LEABONS LANE SEVEN HILLS NSW 2147
www.mediaarts.org.au
Phone
ABN: 90 900 267 077

 

For over 40 years, CMAA has been working to see Jesus made known through media and the arts.  We work to empower those at the front line in media and the arts toward seeing a culture where lives and society are redeemed and transformed through knowing Jesus Christ. Our mission is to advocate and empower the creativity, excellence and unity of members and Christians in media and the arts.

Chief Executive Officer: Nathan Brown
Board Chair: Penny Mulvey
Annual Revenue: $999,000

 

Belgrave Heights Convention

3 Convention Avenue, Belgrave Heights, VIC 3160
www.bhc.org.au
Phone: (03) 9752 6855
ABN: 87 004 352 685

 

BHC exists to inspire and equip Christians to love and live for Christ in this world by developing spiritually mature Christians, whose faith and practice is anchored in the Bible, through the teaching and practical application of God’s Word

Chief Executive Officer: Geoff Gawler
Board Chair: Richard Coombs
Annual Revenue: $1.07m

 

Overseas Council Australia

PO Box 346 Springwood NSW 2777
www.overseascouncil.com.au
Phone: (02) 9635 4409
ABN: 68 092 388 746

 

Overseas Council’s mission is to raise up Christian leaders in majority world countries. It does this by identifying the best theological college within a local context with strong governance and accountability, and supporting the college with funding and resources, to enable it to do what it does best, so that the college in turn becomes an enabler and leader to other neighbouring colleges to assist them to become leaders and enablers to others also.

Chief Executive Officer: Stuart Brooking
Board Chair: David Brown
Annual Revenue: $1.8m

By meeting the requirements for CMA Standards Council accreditation, these organisations are demonstrating their diligent efforts to elevate the accountability of their governance, fundraising and financial oversight to the highest standards. These organisations are now entitled to use the CMA Standards Council 'Seal' as evidence of their compliance with our principles and standards.
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