Earlier this year the Freedom From Religion Foundation‘s banner was stolen from the Franklin County courthouse. This was another entry in a long list of vandalism and theft against the organization, as told by Andrew Seidel: Earlier this year, three thieves stole our “In Reason We Trust” sign from the Wisconsin capitol. In 2014, vandals ruined our Bill [Read More...]
I was recently contacted by a woman named Catherine Wallace who is committed to fighting fistula, a disease on the ascent in poorer counties. She is trying to go to Rwanda to put her expertise to use. She’ll do the work, she just needs the money to make it happen. Let’s see if we can [Read More...]
David Smalley gets things done, and every year he does a 24 hour podcast for charity. It’s always a success and I’ve always been fortunate enough to be invited to participate. I love being on Dogma Debate, it’s one of my favorite shows to be on and this year I will get to help benefit [Read More...]
Sorry, I know I said I’d start streaming earlier but I’ve been keeping tabs on the San Bernardino shooting today. Yesterday was Giving Tuesday and the lovely folks at Be Secular are running a 36 hour fundraiser for Foundation Beyond Belief that ends at 11pm tonight. We’re doing well so far, we’re over $300. I’m gonna [Read More...]
Today is Giving Tuesday and the lovely folks at Be Secular are running a 36 hour fundraiser for Foundation Beyond Belief. They invited me to participate and I’m all about any opportunity to play games for a good cause. :P Watch live video from (twitch user name here) on www.twitch.tvOk, so first thing, if you [Read More...]
The Atheist Gamers #ExtraLife2015 team finished in the top .5% of all teams! Sent $3,457 to charity!
What a great project this has been. Out of 52,715 teams that participated in Extra Life this year the Atheist Gamers team ranked at #250 in terms of total fundraising. Of course no team “won” because we’re all on the same team, all raising money for the Children’s Miracle Network. But seriously: we had a [Read More...]
Total so far: $3,040/$5,000 Atheist Gamers playing right now: Lux is streaming on her youtube: click here! Cameron is live now too! Click here! The Game Theory Podcast is streaming the worst NES games ever: Click here! Dawgnose is hitting it too: Click here! Nathan is streaming now! Click here! In 2014 I spent a [Read More...]
Great news about the Atheist Gamer Extra Life team and a guest post about the Extra Life fundraiser!
So, Team Atheist is already killing it with the Extra Life fundraiser (you can get info about this from my first post about the fundraiser). No sooner did I announce that Todd Stiefel had issued a $1,000 matching offer than a reader straight donated $1,000! So Team Atheist is already $2,240 in with a goal of [Read More...]
Atheist Gamers is assembling a team for Extra Life to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network.
In 2014 I spent a whole day in November streaming games for a gaming fundraiser called Extra Life. Together we sent more than $1,300 toward paying the medical bills of children from impoverished families. Hell yeah. So why not do it again this year? And why not bring friends? The group Atheist Gamers, a group [Read More...]
I saw this tweet this morning: We desperately need your help! If we don’t raise $100K by Oct 31, we won’t be able to help students like we need to! http://t.co/in0qkwNLAP — Secular Students (@SecularStudents) October 6, 2015 So I follow the SSA. I think they’re doing some of the most efficient and most important [Read More...]