The Church of the Brethren Board is the denominational headquarters and administration of the Church of the Brethren, which is located in Elgin, IL. The Board is led by the General Secretary, a variety of agencies and staff, and directed by delegates from across the United States in the Annual Conference.
- collecting and preserving materials relating to the cultural, socio-economic, theological, genealogical, and institutional history of the Brethren;
- giving historical perspective and understanding to the mission of the church through counsel and publication;
- providing a centralized Brethren research center;
- serving as a clearinghouse for information on Brethren historical materials in other repositories.