What Is MFN?

Ministry Fundraising Network (MFN) is a global network that exists to increase the capacity and competency of ministries and churches to practice Biblical Stewardship and Fundraising: the whole Church resourced to take the whole Gospel to the whole world.

Join the Network

If you would like to become part of this global network as a fundraising professional mentor or student, please join us!

Who Is Involved

Alice Prema

Anand Joshua

Barbara Shantz

Brian Stiller

Gary Hoag

Holmes Bryan

Why Are We Here?

The Christian majority world is responding to the Great Commission and taking the lead. As ministries are created in new places, directed and lead by indigenous leaders creative in their response to various cultures, there is a need for an equally robust response to biblical fund development to support these new or expanding ministry initiatives.

Global South and the Global North Christian ministries and churches see the ministry of fundraising as precipitating a movement of global generosity – a desire to see followers of Christ mature as disciples in Biblical Stewardship.

Business for Transformation, loans, and other community development funding strategies provide mechanisms for funding ministries but they cannot replace a fundamental precept and fruit of Christ followers – generosity demonstrated by giving and receiving in the Kingdom.


Michael Renie

Why I joined the Ministry Fundraising Network “If you want to go fast ­ go it alone, but if you want to go far ­get on the bus!”   In 2010 while in Kabwe, Zambia, training national sports leaders about financial development and sustainable ministry, I heard this statement for the first time.  So true! I will never forget it. This is the essence of the Ministry Fundraising Network (MFN). It is what attracted our organization to explore MFN and to join the network. All across the globe ministries are struggling with becoming sustainable, with having local financial support, and […]

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