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BN is a 501c3 nonprofit secular fellowship dedicated to providing an informative, caring, festive and family friendly environment. We strive to connect with other Blacks (and allies) who are living free of religion and irrational beliefs who might otherwise be shunned by family and friends. Instead of accepting dogma, we seek to determine truth and morality through reason and evidence.

Mission Statement
The mission of Black Nonbelievers is to…
• Provide secular fellowship.
• Nurture and support nonbelievers in coming out.
• Promote atheist pride.
• Organize nonbelievers for charitable causes.

BN members meet to discuss topics relevant to secular living as well as to socialize. As a community we celebrate birthdays, holidays, and other ocasions. We offer workshops and other gatherings to educate the public on the views of nonbelievers. We also sponsor a Recovering from Religion (RR) group to assist those in need of support while questioning their faith or dealing with the challenges of leaving religion. See our Calendar for details on specific meetings and activities.

BN welcomes all regardless of sex, sexuality, gender identity, age, national origin, or race.

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Recent Meetups

  • 6 days ago · 6:00 PM

    Fifth Tuesday Series on WRFG!

    5 Nonbelievers

    Join us for the hour long edition of the Lambda Radio Report on WRFG, where the topic is anything and everything atheism related. BN President Mandisa Thomas will be... Learn more
  • September 6 · 4:00 PM

    Dave Silverman in ATL!

    10 Nonbelievers

    American Atheists President Dave Silverman will be in town, and will be meeting with members of various groups in the Atlanta area. Please come out if you can, Dave is a... Learn more
  • September 4 · 9:00 AM

    BN at DragonCon!

    10 Nonbelievers

    Dragon Con takes place the first weekend in September in Atlanta, and BN will be tabling! Many of our members attend this 4 day long affair, which includes a parade and... Learn more
  • August 16 · 3:00 PM

    August General Meeting

    12 Nonbelievers

    Topic of Discussion: Parents Beyond Belief Many of our members were once believers, and raised their children under religion. We will learn from them what the process... Learn more
  • August 8 · 1:00 PM

    RR Morrow Chapter - August Meetup

    8 Nonbelievers

    It's the monthly meetup for the Morrow chapter of Recovering from Religion! We will meet to discuss issues directly related to religious indoctrination, struggles faced,... Learn more
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