Atheists in Austin Adopted a Highway, Too!

The Atheist Longhorns at the University of Texas at Austin adopted a street last year. I just found out the Atheist Community of Austin adopted a street of their own, too! They did it a while ago, but it’s still going on to this day: This is only one of their two adopted streets. That [Read More…]

Another Major Gift to an Atheist Group

Wow. Another story about an extremely generous atheist donor. That’s #3 this week! A couple days ago, I mentioned a $15,000 matching offer from software entrepreneur Ron Verstappen to the Secular Student Alliance. This comes right after Todd Stiefel‘s six-figure contribution to the American Humanist Association’s “Consider Humanism” campaign. (Which is on top of the [Read More…]

Iowa Atheists Have a Highway, Too

Looks like Greensboro and Amarillo aren’t alone. The Iowa Atheists and Freethinkers have their own highway, too! Which other atheists groups have their own stretches of road? Someone needs to be cataloguing this… [Read more…]

A $15,000 Matching Offer for the Secular Student Alliance

Ron Verstappen, a retired software entrepreneur and a board member for the Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe, wants the Secular Student Alliance to keep up our good work supporting college atheist groups, so he has offered to match the next $15,000 worth of donations! That offer is only good through New Years [Read More…]

Amarillo Atheists Adopt a Highway

It’s hard being an atheist in Amarillo, Texas. But a group of freethinkers are trying to do some helpful community service in the area. Following in the footsteps of the Greensboro Atheist Organization, members of the Freethought Oasis group have adopted a highway! We’ve adopted a two-mile stretch of FM 1541 (South Washington), beginning about [Read More…]