A Tree of Knowledge in Kansas City

They may not be able to have one in Pennsylvania, but the Kansas City Atheist Coalition created their own Tree of Knowledge and it looks great The tree’s ornaments are pictures of famous skeptics/atheists who have challenged us to look beyond mindless dogma: They also “adopted” two families in need, buying gifts for the kids [Read More…]

Reddit Atheists Surpass $200,000 Fundraising Goal for Doctors Without Borders

Way to go, Reddit Atheists! They just surpassed the $200,000 fundraising goal for Doctors Without Borders: Don’t think that means you should stop donating, though! You can keep giving right here. (via Humanist Examiner) [Read more…]

A Change for Foundation Beyond Belief

Last month, the board of directors of the Foundation Beyond Belief (including me) met in Chicago to discuss the future of the organization, both immediate and long-term. One of the major issues we talked about was the number of charities we supported each quarter (10, including FBB) and how much money we were donating to [Read More…]

Reddit Atheists Inch Closer to $200,000 Fundraising Goal for Doctors Without Borders

When that much money is raised by godless heathens, the media pays attention: (Reuters) – Atheist bloggers have shown their charitable side by swarming to donate money to Doctors Without Borders, in what turned into the humanitarian agency’s biggest online fundraiser. … Thousands more clicked through from the atheism sub-reddit, a site normally given over [Read More…]

SkepticTV Benefit Show Going on Right Now

Right now, the SkepticTV show is hosting a 12-hour benefit show with proceeds going to the Secular Student Alliance. More information is below: Joe Zamecki and Damon Fowler are guests (on the show “Trolling with Logic”), as are several other fantastic skeptics and activists. Tune in, donate to a good cause, and get active! [Read more…]