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Keep Your Momentum Going!
The Outcomes Conference: CLA Dallas 2015 has come to and end, but the momentum of the week continues. In partnership with Ministry Grid, CLA has captured the dynamic keynote speakers, back stage interviews and training by key faculty on a Digital Pass that you can own today for only $49.95. We encourage you to order your pass and experience some of the best moments from this annual leadership training event.
CLA is grateful to the amazing faculty (Alliance members), exhibitors, and volunteers that make this event happen every year. Their passion and commitment to the CLA mission is extraordinary. And finally CLA thanks the sponsors who contribute in so many ways to the success and sustainability of CLA. We encourage you to learn about what they do and how they can keep your momentum going, too.
ECFA enhances trust in Christ-centered churches and ministries by establishing and applying Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™ to accredited organizations.
Masterworks is an agency that helps organizations build deep relationships with their supporters and live out God’s purpose in the world.
World Metro Child is a global faith-based, humanitarian organization dedicated to serving inner-city children throughout New York City and various urban centers around the world.
NCF helps generous givers simplify their giving, multiply their impact, and experience the joy of sending more to their favorite causes than they ever dreamed possible.
A full service fund development consulting firm, they provide assistance in all areas of fundraising and development, ensuring each client will gain the necessary tools, skills, leadership, and experience needed to develop the resources that will fuel their organization’s growth and sustainability.
MMBB is a nonprofit Christian organization that serves churches and faith-based organizations with a focus on retirement benefits.
ACCU provides financial solutions to individuals and ministries that empower them to reach their financial goals while expanding God’s Kingdom
At Christian Community Credit Union, the focus is on people, not profits. They help build God’s Kingdom by partnering with individuals and ministries to help them manage their money in a God-honoring way.
DSA is a full-service marketing and direct response agency. We assist clients with strategic planning, tactical execution, and full-cycle analytics for any variety of integrated programs.
Envoy provides easy, affordable and hi-impact retirement plans for ministries, missionaries, and faith-based organizations.
GuideStone is a diversified Christian financial services provider, offering retirement, insurance, investment management, property and casualty coverage, and executive planning products and services to the Southern Baptist and wider evangelical Christian community.
Offering a full spectrum of brand communication services, infinityconcepts brings focus on advertising, fundraising, digital, public relations, and media initiatives.
Lead Like Jesus develops strategic relationships with businesses, schools, universities, denominations, non-profits and churches to equip their leaders to lead like Jesus for achieving their missions.
Developed by the Acton Institute, For the Life of the World is an entertaining film series that explores the deeper meaning of Salvation.
Barnabas Foundation provides guidance and assistance to Christians of all ages and generations to help them grow in their understanding of biblical stewardship and experience the joy of living a generous life.
BCWI serves faith-based organizations by creating processes of discovery, facilitating organizational effectiveness, and encouraging practices that build flourishing workplaces.
Biblica translates and publishes the Bible in dozens of languages, including the New International Version (NIV), the world’s most widely used contemporary English Bible.
Our Journey of Hope provides support and resources for cancer ministry.
CHM is an affordable, faith-based solution for Christians to the problems of rising healthcare costs and expensive health insurance policies.
Cornerstone’s team of professionals provides comprehensive investment consulting and administrative solutions for Christian non-profit organizations and individuals in the following areas: Endowment Funds, Charitable Trusts, Gift Annuity Programs, Personal Assets, and various other split interest gifts.
Cru offers spiritual guidance, resources and programs tailored for people from all cultures in every walk of life through many diverse outreaches.
At the Cook School of Leadership students are challenged to become the very best Christian scholar, servant leader and global thinker using the gifts and abilities endowed to them by God.
Dunham+ Company helps organizations generate the revenue needed so their cause can have greater effect. They are experts in developing fully integrated fund-raising strategies.
FISC Solutions’ back office processing services help nonprofits, businesses, and financial institutions focus on key strategic priorities while benefiting from the latest technology.
iDonate aims to grow an organization’s cause by offering a multi-channel fundraising system where donors can give more gifts, in more ways and in more places – all in one comprehensive platform.
This is a movement that encourages, equips, and empowers the Body of Christ to love and serve the city through united, long-term efforts focused on the greatest needs. The Palau Association has coordinated hundreds of citywide campaigns in dozens of nations, including major evangelistic festivals on five continents.
Ministry Grid provides training by leading ministry experts for every ministry area from the parking lot to the pulpit.
For over a decade, MinistryLINQ has worked with countless churches, ministries, colleges, radio stations and non-profit organizations to better transaction processing and to better the world.
Response Unlimited is all about providing exceptional service for whatever is needed for an organization to grow exponentially – so they can accomplish what the mission statement demands!
Samaritan Ministries offers a non-insurance approach to health care.
Tom Okarma and his team help nonprofit boards and Executive Directors perform at a higher level. They make board service easier, more rewarding, and more effective, through common sense governance, effective strategic planning and key board development techniques.
By the way…
It’s not too early to visit The Outcomes Conference: CLA Dallas 2016 website and secure your place. The BEST prices of the year are happening NOW. Join us as CLA celebrates 40 years of ministry service. You can visit the site HERE.
What is CLA?
Christian Leadership Alliance equips and unites leaders to transform the world for Christ. We seek to build the body of Christ by building the people Christ calls to leadership.