Who We Are

What is the Hefferlin Foundation?

The Dr. John Hefferlin and Marian Hefferlin Foundation is a nonprofit, grant -giving religious foundation incorporated under the laws of the State of California. The Foundation was created and endowed through the generosity of John and Marian Hefferlin for the purpose of providing funds to promote the teaching of the Science of Mind philosophy, as formulated by Ernest Holmes, and to advance the growth and expansion of Science of Mind centers and churches affiliated with the Centers for Spiritual Living, Golden, CO.

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Grants are awarded for the following purposes:

Education Committee Grants:

Ministerial Scholarships: Scholarships for ministerial students are available.  More info.

Curriculum Grants: Curriculum Grants are available to support the development of curriculum for Centers for Spiritual Living . More info.

Conference Support: Conference Support Grants are available to support educational conferences sponsored by groups and centers affiliated with Centers for Spiritual Living. More info.

Center/Church Committee Grants:

The Center/Church Grants Committee offers financial support in the following order of priority:

  1. To provide grants to ministers who are starting new works or are beginning their first Work.
  2. To help establish new centers/churches of Religious Science / Science of Mind
  3. To help revitalize existing centers/churches Religious Science / Science of Mind.

More info.

Media Committee Grants:

The Media Committee offers financial support in the following areas:

  1. Streaming video and audio services
  2. Digital and streaming equipment.
  3. Electronic media (on-line publications) and radio and television and on-line broadcasting.
  4. Book publishing including foreign language translations of Science of Mind materials

More info.

Summary:

The Hefferlin Foundation exists to support the teaching of the Science of Mind as formulated by Ernest Holmes through

projects and ministries of centers/churches affiliated with Centers for Spiritual Living, Golden, CO.

We welcome your inquiries and interest. Kindly direct your inquiries to the appropriate Committee Chair or member listed below.

Education Committee Members

Dr. Marilyn Leo (Education Committee Co-Chair)
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Dr. Thomas C. Sannar (Education Committee Co-Chair)
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Dr. Roger Juline (Education Committee Member)
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Rev. Dr. Karen Kushner (Education Committee Member)
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Center/Church Grants Committee Members

Rev. Dr. Karen Kushner (Center/Church Grants Committee Chair)
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Dr. George St Johns (Center/Church Grants Committee Member)
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Media Committee Members

Mr. Kenneth T. Lind (Media Committee Chair)
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 Dr. George St Johns (Media Committee Member)
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Dr. Thomas C. Sannar (Education Committee Co-Chair)
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Rev. Cliff Rubin  (Media Committee Member)
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