How to proceed

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If you are interested in providing for the Church through one of our Pooled Income Funds, please e-mail, call or write our office.

We will help you determine the following.

  1. An estimate of your income tax charitable deduction
  2. An estimate of capital gains tax savings, if securities are used for your gift
  3. The recent payout history of our Pooled Income Funds


In order to give you the most accurate information, we will need you to share the following information.

  1. The type of fund in which you are interested: The Growth Oriented Fund, The Balanced Fund, or the Income-Oriented Fund
  2. The amount of cash and/or the market value of securities you might contribute
  3. Your date of birth and/or that of any other income beneficiary
  4. The date you purchased securities you plan to contribute and how much they cost at the time of purchase (your basis in the stock)


You can e-mail our office at, by phone at 1-800-288-7155, extension 3288, or write to us at the address below. We look forward to hearing from you.

The First Church of Christ, Scientist
Philanthropy, P2-02
210 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-3195 USA