Once again, the humanist members of Foundation Beyond Belief have set a record for our charitable giving program. Our 830 members raised $30,180 for ten beneficiaries in the second quarter.
Human Rights and Education once again landed in the top two spots, achieving a TIE in dollar support for the first time.
Health beneficiary JOICFP, an organization working for the health of mothers and infants in the wake of the Japanese quake and tsunami, was our third highest in support.
The final totals for Q2:
Human Rights INNOCENCE PROJECT OF TEXAS
Education NAT’L CENTER FOR SCIENCE EDUCATION
Health JAPANESE ORGANIZATION FOR INT’L COOPERATION IN FAMILY PLANNING
FBB FOUNDATION BEYOND BELIEF
Poverty WATER FOR PEOPLE
Children BRIGHT STAR VISION
Peace CENTRAL ASIA INSTITUTE
Environment PACHAMAMA ALLIANCE
Challenge the Gap BUDDHIST GLOBAL RELIEF
Watch this blog and the Humanity at Work newsletter throughout July and August for reports from these organizations about how our donations will be put to use. (Non-members may subscribe to our weekly newsletter at the top of this page.)
NOMINEES FOR FOURTH QUARTER 2011 ARE NOW OPEN FOR DISCUSSION in the FBB Forums (must be logged in to access). Add your voice to help us build the best possible slate for October 1!