Final numbers are in for Secular Week of Action!

We just finished our final report on Secular Week of Action, which happened earlier this month. We surveyed as many teams as possible to ascertain their collective impact. While not everyone responded (and there have been events not formally registered on the SWoA site), here’s what we can tell you: Volunteer teams registered 59 events…

Read More

It Takes a Village

This blog entry comes to us from Atheists of Polk County, a Florida-based volunteer group that is part of the Beyond Belief Network: is a collective of nonreligious clubs putting compassionate humanism into action through community service. On an otherwise nondescript Saturday morning in April, a text from Kathy Dobson (a fairly new friend and…

Read More

Support our Virtual 5k for Week of Action!

Foundation Beyond Belief is organizing a virtual 5k for runners, walkers, and rollers anywhere and everywhere to support food banks serving communities at high-risk for food insecurity in the U.S., as well as FBB's Humanist Action: Ghana program. With the closure of businesses and schools as a result of COVID-19, as well as dangerous health…

Read More

“Letter From a Birmingham Jail” at 56

Written while King was jailed for an unpermitted march against segregation laws, his “Letter From a Birmingham Jail” was composed on newspaper scraps and toilet paper, in a moment when the civil rights movement seemed to verge on collapse. Written to refute white moderate criticism of his methods, today the letter is celebrated as King’s famous…

Read More

Top Ten Signs of Spring—FBB Style!

March 20th was officially the first day of spring, and at Foundation Beyond Belief we are welcoming it with open arms! Here are our top ten signs of spring, as represented by some of our Humanist Grants beneficiaries over the years. #10: The Sun is Shining Say goodbye to those gray winter days and hello,…

Read More

BBN Teams ready for Week of Action

Week of Action starts April 30th-May 6th this year and Beyond Belief Network is proud to offer a preview of some of the events in which Beyond Belief Network teams plan to participate. The Week of Action initiative was started by Humanist Rabbi Adam Chalom in 2010 as a day of good deeds in response…

Read More

How will you get involved for Week of Action 2015?

Mark your calendar now! Week of Action 2015 is just around the corner: April 30 – May 6, 2015. Week of Action is an initiative started by Humanist Rabbi Adam Chalom in response to the National Day of Prayer and National Day of Reason. Week of Action takes place the week before the National Day of Prayer…

Read More

What are you doing during Week of Action?

April 24-30 is Week of Action, a week in which we’re encouraging everyone to do good deeds and community service. There are quite a few events listed on our site, but if you can’t make the event in your area or there isn’t an event near you, you can still participate! Check out our list…

Read More