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Paige Lesko

Invest in the education of young Christian Scientists who share the leaven of Truth

Dear Friends of The Albert Baker Fund, Look at what we have accomplished together this year! More than 540 young Christian Scientists received an Albert Baker scholarship to attend college or train as a Christian Science nurse. And today educating young Christian Scientists is more important than ever. By investing in their education, you are preparing […]

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We’re Hiring a Scholarships and Student Support Manager!

Purpose The Scholarships and Student Support Manager develops, plans, directs, and coordinates the scholarship programs offered by The Albert Baker Fund (Fund) to students throughout the world, in accord with the mission of the Fund, “To serve the Cause of Christian Science and humanity by providing resources for the education of Christian Scientists.” The Scholarships […]

Net Effect - Career Conversations and Connections

Friday, November 12–Meet Michael Brown, Christian Science Navy Chaplain

Registration Details Several times a year the ABF Career Alliance is bringing you conversations with valued members of our community. In each session, our guests share impactful events from their own education and careers, and how they are in turn making a positive impact in the world. Through Net Effect conversations our guests offer insights […]

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Claire McLeland Has Been Awarded ABF’s Helen and John Spangler Scholarship

We are happy to announce that Claire McLeland of Ann Arbor, Michigan, has been selected as the first recipient of the Helen and John Spangler Memorial Endowed Scholarship. The Spangler Scholarship recognizes an all-around outstanding graduate or undergraduate applicant to The Albert Baker Fund. Claire is entering her second year of study in the MBA […]

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What We Did on Our Summer Vacation!

Students across the country are settling back into their studies, so we’re taking this opportunity to share our own “What I Did on My Summer Vacation” progress report! We supported hundreds of students and career builders through virtual and in-person workshops, developed new scholarship opportunities and changed the way we financially support students in need. […]

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Natasha Naik is the First Recipient of the Jean Burgdorff Memorial Music Scholarship

We are delighted to announce that Natasha Naik of Edmond, Oklahoma, has been selected as the first recipient of the Jean Burgdorff Memorial Endowed Music Scholarship. Congratulations, Natasha! Natasha is currently earning a Master of Music in Voice and Opera at the University of Cincinnati. The breadth of her work in her Master’s program, the depth […]

Diana Nakawombe, 2019 Albert Baker Fund (ABF) Law School Graduate

ABF Grad Helps Uganda Church Gain Legal Status

“My legal education and understanding of Christian Science enabled me… to have our church recognized as a legitimate religious organization.” – Diana Nakawombe Dear Friends, It’s an hour before the Sunday-morning church service at the Christian Science Society in Kampala, Uganda, and no fewer than 15 members have arrived early to set up church on the […]

Net Effect Special Workshops - May 22, June 5, 2020 - Featuring Dr. Don Asher

Net Effect Special Career Workshops for Students, Recent Grads & Job Seekers – Replays coming soon!

Get the help you need to find the job you want! FREE career workshop specially designed for students, recent grads & job seekers Replays Coming Soon! Dr. Don Asher, dubbed “America’s Job Search Guru,” presents two unique workshops to help you optimize your career potential. “Powering Up Your Career Post-Pandemic” Interviewing, Closing the Deal, and Starting Your New Job! Asher […]

Ipswich Church

Opportunity for Churches to Meet with ABF by Zoom

“Many thanks for your presentation to our meeting last night… you helped us ‘enlarge the place of our tent.’” (from a member of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Ipswich, MA) The Albert Baker Fund (ABF) is currently scheduling Zoom meetings with Christian Science churches that would like to learn what college students are facing today, […]

Net Effect - Career Conversations and Connections

Friday, August 13–Meet Trudy Palmer, Deputy Daily Editor for The Christian Science Monitor

Registration Details Every other week, ABF Career Alliance is bringing you conversations with valued members of our community. In each session, our guests share impactful events from their own education and careers, and how they are in turn making a positive impact in the world. Through Net Effect conversations our guests offer insights that you […]