You have many ways to invest in the education of Christian Scientists!

Be assured that 100% of your gift will be used to directly support the education of Christian Scientists who have committed to “pass their blessings forward” to others. Your contribution is fully tax deductible (we are a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization). Thank you!

Donate by Mail

The Albert Baker Fund
Attn: Sue Ellen Coughtry, Chief Advancement Officer
111 Woodmere Road, Suite 210
Folsom, CA 95630

Make a Gift of Stock

Gifts of appreciated securities (stocks, bonds or mutual funds) may provide particular tax benefits for the donor. There is no obligation to pay capital gains taxes on the appreciated value; the total value of the stock upon transfer can be tax-deductible. Please call to inquire about a transfer of stock.

Designate a Planned Gift

Planned gifts provide various ways to support the continuity of this important work. One way is to designate The Albert Baker Fund as a recipient in your will or revocable trust.

Sample Bequest Language

I give ( _______ dollars) or ( ______ percent of the residue of my estate) or (the following property ______ ) to The Albert Baker Fund of Folsom, California to be utilized for its general charitable purposes.

Making a planned gift can be that simple. And you can do it without any contact with Albert Baker Fund staff, although we would be pleased to answer your questions, share background on specific needs, and provide information on other aspects of support. And most of all, we would like to be able to personally acknowledge our deep gratitude for your support.

Other Details about ABF for Donors

Legal Name: The Albert Baker Fund, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization incorporated under the laws of the State of California
Address: 111 Woodmere Road, Suite 210, Folsom, CA 95630, USA
Tax Identification Number (EIN): 94-1613751
Contact Person: Sue Ellen Coughtry, Chief Advancement Officer
Phone: 916-594-9513 (option 3)

Join The ABF Legacy Circle

Members of The Albert Baker Fund Legacy Circle invest in the sustainable future of ABF through their estate plans. Specific actions include:

  • A bequest in a will or trust (using the designation language above)
  • A beneficiary designation in a retirement plan or insurance policy
  • A charitable remainder trust (CRT) that benefits The Albert Baker Fund

To learn more about the Legacy Circle, please contact at or 314-910-8618.

To Discuss Other Options for Support

Perhaps your individual circumstances and interests suggest other ways you might choose to support the education of Christian Scientists. If so, please contact us so we may work together to explore your questions and ideas.

Call us at 916-594-9513
Joe Ritter, Chief Executive Officer at 916-594-9513
Sue Ellen Coughtry, Chief Advancement Officer, at 314-910-8618