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ID and tax-exempt information

Church Tax ID # 04-2254742

Download a copy of the church's tax-exempt letter from the IRS (PDF)

Non-profit status

For IRS information about The First Church of Christ, Scientist’s non-profit status, click here.


For information about current officers at The First Church of Christ, Scientist, go here.

Estate distributions and financial assistance team

Are you an Attorney, Trustee, Executor or Personal Representative? Do you have questions about an outside trust or estate? Please contact Diane:

Diane K. Bradbury, Estate and Trust Officer
Contact for Estate and Outside Trust Administration

Do you need information about benevolence or our restricted funds? Please contact Tina:

Tina Hammers, Financial Assistance Administrator
Contact for Financial Assistance Applications and Information

Do you have questions concerning your disbanding Branch Church or Society? Please contact Sarah:

Sarah Eastman, Branch Communications Specialist
Contact for disbanding Branches and Societies

Mailing address

The First Church of Christ, Scientist
Office of the Treasurer
Estate and Restricted Funds
210 Massachusetts Avenue, P05-10
Boston, MA 02115-3195


The Mary Baker Eddy Library
The Mary Baker Eddy Library is a wholly owned 501(c)(3) activity of The Mother Church and is structured as a separate tax exempt corporation with tax ID # 04-3528638.

The Christian Science Monitor

The Christian Science Monitor is an activity of The Christian Science Publishing Society, formed by Mary Baker Eddy under a Deed of Trust dated 1898, and shares The Mother Church's 501(c)(3) tax exempt status and tax ID # 04-2254742.

Christian Science trustees for gifts and endowments information

Investment symbols

Ticker symbols for investments made by the Christian Science Trustees for Gifts and Endowments (CSTG&E).

Fund Name Ticket Symbol
CSTG&E U.S. Social Core Equity 2 Portfolio DFCUX
CSTG&E International Social Core Equity 2 Portfolio DFCCX
Vanguard Intermediate-Term Treasury Fund VFIUX
PIMCO Mortgage-backed Securities Fund Institutional PTRIX