Category: From the Desk of Alan Bashor

A Thanksgiving Message to our Friends

Our Leader, Mary Baker Eddy, acknowledged Thanksgiving as a special international occasion for our church.  I have always thought of this season as a particularly valuable time, weeks before Christmas and the New Year, to be grateful for the goodness I’ve seen expressed. As CEO of The Albert Baker Fund (ABF), I am particularly grateful […]

Infinite Good for Infinite Growth

Invitation to Join our Discussion

Many in the Christian Science Field know The Albert Baker Fund as the organization that has, since 1964, loaned money to Christian Scientists pursuing higher education. This continues to be our core mission.  However, today there is more we are doing to support the growth of Christian Scientists as you see from the poster we […]

Kevin Watters

A Tribute to Kevin Watters, ABF Board Member

Kevin Watters, a devoted and cherished member of The Albert Baker Fund Board of Trustees, passed on at the end of July. Kevin dearly loved our organization and our mission. In fact, much of what we are today, and what we are trying to become, is due, in no small part, to Kevin’s vision, influence […]

African school children

Africa Trip Brings a Message Of Hope

by Alan Bashor, ABF CEO This spring CEO Alan Bashor and Board President Nancy Battey traveled to Africa, the UK, and Germany to strengthen and expand ABF’s international outreach. Here Alan reflects on a new appreciation for the hope that ABF brings to fellow Christian Scientists around the world. After traveling to eleven countries in […]