Atheists Helping the Homeless (#16)

Joe Zamecki and fellow atheists in Austin, Texas have been helping the homeless frequently over the past couple years and tomorrow is their 16th such giveaway. It’ll take place at 8:00 a.m. and all the details can be found here. Joe gave me a few more details in an email: We’ll have multiple birthday cakes [Read More…]

Food for Freethought 2010: Don’t Forget to Give

The Metro State Atheists in Colorado are running their annual Food for Freethought charity event next week! This is the event in which you give them non-perishable foods (which will be donated), and they’ll give you a banned book. It’s awesome. If you can donate food, books, or money, the relevant links can all be [Read More…]

Can You Help People Going to Haiti?

My friend (and Christian author) Anne Jackson is going to Haiti in November. It’s her second trip there — she was compelled to go back after she saw firsthand the post-earthquake devastation. She’s going with a group called To Write Love on Her Arms. While it may be a group of Christians going on the [Read More…]

Do Atheist Help Centers Exist?

I don’t know why I read letters-to-the-editor written by people who have no idea what they’re talking about. But I came across this one and it just pissed me off: I just want to say how tired I am of atheists complaining about their rights. Now, if it weren’t for Christian-based food kitchens, homes for [Read More…]

Atheist Donates Millions to New York Catholic Schools

Atheist Robert W. Wilson made hundreds of millions of dollars in hedge funds. And he recently gave $5,600,000 to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York. “Most of what the Catholic schools teach are the three Rs,” said Wilson, 83, in a phone interview, referring to reading, writing and arithmetic. “And they do it better [Read More…]