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2024 ABF Scholarship Poster

Download and print 2024 ABF Scholarships Poster

We invite you to download, print and post our 2024 ABF Scholarships poster in a prominent location to help get the word out! Download 2024 ABF Scholarship Poster (PDF)

Sue Ellen

ABF welcomes our new Chief Advancement Officer!

We are delighted to announce that Sue Ellen Coughtry has joined The Albert Baker Fund team as Chief Advancement Officer, effective Monday, September 18. Sue Ellen will manage all of The Albert Baker Fund’s (ABF) advancement programs worldwide. “Sue Ellen is an amazing addition to our team,” said Joe Ritter, CEO of The Albert Baker […]

Spring 2023 Newsletter

The Albert Baker Fund Spring 2023 Newsletter

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.

Polish Your Professional Presence

Build The Tools That Get The Job

For any big journey, you need to know what essential supplies you will need to pack to be ready for everything that comes your way. Likewise, when planning for your career, a professional profile that highlights the specific skills you bring to the table should always be ready at every opportunity to pursue jobs. To […]


Get the Right People to Support You

Every journey in your life is made better by having the right company along for the adventure. Your career is no different! Finding a job is easier the more people you know, who can offer inspiration, feedback from their own experiences and connections to jobs you want. To build your network: Host informational interviews with […]

Get Hired!

Land the job you want

Sometimes the most satisfying part of any journey is making it to your destination! After putting in the work, and overcoming doubts along the way, nothing feels better than knowing you’ve made it. Trying to land a job can feel the same way, especially if graduation is approaching and you don’t have an offer in […]


Pass Your Blessings Forward!

You don’t have to be well-established in your career to start giving back and sharing your talents with your community. Often there’s a misconception that people who donate their time and skills to a cause have greater resources than a student or young professional. In reality, serving your community can be one of the most […]

Net Effect #47 Inspiring Highlights From Summer Interns At The Mother Church

Net Effect #47 – Inspiring Highlights from Summer Interns at The Mother Church

Watch the interview here: Listen to the Podcast – Audio Only “I knew that it was a way for me to deepen my understanding of Christian Science.” About Our Guests in this episode: Caitlin Babcock and Paige Lesko worked together in the Office of the Publisher’s Agent, improving and re-organizing YouTube help videos for Concord, and […]

Net Effect #46 Trudy Palmer, Deputy Daily Editor For The Christian Science Monitor

Net Effect #46 – Trudy Palmer, Deputy Daily Editor for The Christian Science Monitor

Watch the interview here: Listen to the Podcast – Audio Only “Really there’s no halfheartedness in being God’s expression.” About Our Guest in this episode: Trudy Palmer — Ph.D, Educator, Administrator, and Deputy Editor of the Daily Edition of The Christian Science Monitor Trudy Palmer is a deputy editor for the Monitor Daily. After earning her […]

Net Effect #45 Chris Harbur, Ceo And Founder Of Let’s Go Play

Net Effect #45 – Chris Harbur, CEO and Founder of Let’s Go Play

Watch the interview here: Listen to the Podcast – Audio Only “I never stopped praying and I never stopped putting one foot in front of the other.” About Our Guest in this episode: Chris Harbur Chris has worked with over 20,000 children, ages 7+, across the US doing everything from teaching sports and acting, to mentoring […]