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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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Friday, September 17–Inspiring Highlights from Summer Interns at The Mother Church!

Registration Details Every quarter, 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 can […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Our Application Portal Will Re-open June 2

Will you need financial assistance for your Spring 2021 classes? If so, please apply by March 21! Over the next few months, The Albert Baker Fund will be moving to a new location, and this will impact our ability to process spring applications under the usual timelines. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. […]

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Summer Internships at The Mother Church–Deadline Extended to February 8!

Applications are now being accepted for the 2021 Summer Internship program at The Mother Church. Internships run for 11 weeks, from June 1 to August 13, and will take place online. Internships are available in: project management and event planning, media, business and marketing, editorial and publishing, communications and outreach, and library science. You can find […]

The Albert Baker Fund 2020 Impact Report

The Albert Baker Fund 2020 Impact Report

Education transforms lives. It enables individuals to realize unlimited possibilities in their expression of God’s great goodness. It’s what drives The Albert Baker Fund (ABF) to help every Christian Scientist have the opportunity to gain a quality education.