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  • Q2 Compassionate Impact Grant: Starfish

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    Coming in spring 2015, our humanist disaster recovery program will aim to provide non-theists an avenue to assist impacted communities when disaster strikes.

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Our Beyond Belief Network team Austin Atheists Helping the Homeless will host its next giveaway on Sunday, April 19th. They are actively accepting donations. Details about items accepted and volunteering can be found on the "Donate" and "Our Next Giveaway" pages of the website. If you are unable to attend or help with this giveaway, keep in mind that the group has one every month. Additionally, the newly formed Beyond the Basic (BtB) Creative Cohort is focusing on its first project: Because You Matter bags to be distributed at April's giveaway. The bags will contain whimsical and useful items that are not normally distributed in our line.  Everyone is invited to participate in these BtB projects (which will happen a ...

By Kate Simonson

Foundation Beyond Belief is excited to open nominations for Most Valuable Volunteer and Article of the Year. Most Valuable Volunteer recognizes an individual who has made extraordinary contributions to compassionate humanism and service to their Beyond Belief Network team in 2014. Article of the Year demonstrates an exceptional example of a team’s media coverage. Please submit your nominations by Friday, April 24. These awards will be presented at the 3rd Annual Heart of Humanism Awards Dinner on Saturday July 25 at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. For Most Valuable Volunteer, submit the name and a description of your best volunteer from 2014. Paid staff members are ineligible for this award. We are interested in hearing about their level of involvement ...

By Elizabeth Minutello

In place of our Humanism at Work conference, this year we’re focusing on the Heart of Humanism Awards Dinner, Saturday July 25, 7:00-9:30 pm, at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. Keynote speaker Matt Prindiville, associate director of UPSTREAM, will present “This Changes Everything: Preparing for the Reality of Climate Change,” and we’ll honor secular volunteer teams and individuals for their service in 2014. This is also your chance to meet FBB’s new executive director and say goodbye to outgoing executive director and founder Dale McGowan. Registration is $75, and we have a block of rooms at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. Stay tuned for a link to register and reserve your room.

By Kelly Wright

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Recent posts about humanist giving

Akili Dada has been our Human Rights beneficiary this quarter. “…In Swahili, “akili dada” translates to “intelligent sister,” and that is the goal of Akili. Read more...

By AJ Chalom

Foundation Beyond Belief’s 2014 Compassionate Impact Grant beneficiary, Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative (DSNI), works to support families as they set and achieve goals in the. Read more...

By Matt De Stasio

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