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Why is educating Christian Scientists more important than ever?

Dear Friends,

At The Albert Baker Fund (ABF), we have always recognized the vital role education plays in the lives and careers of our alumni. However, over the last few years, we’ve increasingly come to see a cause-and-effect relationship between educating Christian Scientists and the impact these graduates are making—as Christian Scientists—around the world. As our recipients progress […]

Special ABF Job Opportunity–Grant and Loan Programs Manager

Would you like to work in a dynamic, mission-driven environment that serves the Christian Science community?  The Albert Baker Fund (ABF) is seeking a full-time manager of our domestic and international grant and loan programs. The deadline for submitting an online application is no later than August 15 and the expected start date for the new manager is October […]

Register for Free ABF Career Workshops in California and Washington — Make Connections, Get Inspired, Bless Others!

What is the hardest thing to find when you’re looking for career inspiration? You might think it’s a new job. But you would be wrong. The hardest thing to find is one-on-one time with exactly the right person who can coach you, mentor you, inspire you, and connect you to your next career opportunity. And that […]

Summer Internships Available at The Mother Church, Apply Online by January 30!

Each summer, college students come to The Mother Church (TMC) in Boston to gain professional experience, new friendships, and deepen their commitment to Christian Science. They bring fresh ideas and contribute unique skills to the Christian Science movement.” ~TMCYouth You might want to be one of these students! Applications are now being excepted for 12 internships in […]

What is the ripple effect of educating one person?

[Click here for PDF with full graphics and content] 2016 Message to our Friends  Greetings from The Albert Baker Fund! As we look back over the many wonderful individuals we’ve funded in the last year, we can’t help but think of the powerful ripple effect that educating one person can make in the life of […]

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The ABF Career Alliance is coming to Chicagoland on November 12!

Join us for an afternoon and evening of career connections and inspiration for the entire Christian Science family, including those friendly to Christian Science. Whether you are finding, growing, or changing your career — or are ready to share your career experiences to bless others — this event promises to career-altering, fun, and deeply rewarding. […]

Announcing ABF Career Alliance 2016 Update!

Whether you are a recent graduate, job seeker, career changer, or career ally, here’s some of what you’ll find in our updated ABF Career Alliance website and portal: …More ways to connect job seekers and career allies–from informational interviews to professional networking and career mentoring …Fully-engaged career allies waiting to connect to students, recent graduates, job seekers, career changers and other […]

Get Ready for the 2016 College Summit in Boston, August 12–14!

It’s around the corner and only happens every other year so you don’t want to miss it! Come to Boston for a weekend of inspiration and transformation at the 2016 College Summit at The Mother Church, on Friday, August 12, through Sunday, August 14. The metaphysical theme is: ”…blessed is that man who seeth his brother’s need and supplieth it, seeking […]

Albert Baker Fund in Africa 2003-2016

The Albert Baker Fund in Africa: Changing Lives, Blessing Communities

May 2016 Dear Friends, It was 2003 when we first expanded our financial support to Christian Scientists in Africa with a pilot program in Uganda and Zambia. Since then, we’ve built a carefully structured program that has dispersed more than $2.1 million in the form of 1,256 educational grants to Christian Scientists in 13 African countries. The numbers […]

Regional CSO Gathering at UC Berkeley, April 15–17

If you’re anywhere near San Francisco, you won’t want to miss the regional CSO gathering at UC Berkeley, April 15–17. Christie Hanzlik, CS, will be lecturing on “You are the light of the world!” Other activities planned include a hike and a scavenger hunt. For more info, contact Matt Cline, CSO West Rep.