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Membership Application Form writeable

Download the HFCF Membership Application to your computer, save and email or print for snail mail to join.

Adobe Acrobat file 432K HFCF Aug 14, 2015

Bylaws HFCF 8.13.15

Bylaws of the Humanists and Freethinkers of Cape Fear, a 501(c)3 organization and chapter of the American Humanist Association

Adobe Acrobat file 223K HFCF Aug 14, 2015

Kurtz - The Convictions of a Humanist

At the AHA conference Paul Kurtz gave an excellent account of his own commitment to Humanism and why. This article shares why a positive humanism can enrich our lives and lead to a betterment of society and what grounds us as nontheists.

Word file 405K Mike W. May 17, 2008

Humanism and It's Aspirations

This is a key one page document to expain what Humanism is about. It is "Humanism and it's Aspirations" sometimes known as Humanist Manifesto III. It explains as a consensus document what grounds us in our ethical naturalistic life stance.

Adobe Acrobat file 50K Mike W. May 17, 2008


This was a talk done at the regular meeting of our chapter on the history and evolution of the Humanist life stance in September 2007. Particular attention is given to the balance for a full humanism of the Enlightenment and Romantic traditions.

Word file 69K Mike W. May 21, 2008


"An Idea That Counts" by Michael Werner ; This is a talk given in Decemer 2008 to the local chapter exploring what it means when we say that we believe in the inherent worth and dignity of all individuals.

Word file 47K Mike W. Dec 21, 2008


Azalea Fest 2016 Street Fair Map, showing HFCF Tent location

Word file 2.0M Ron C. Apr 3, 2016


Schedule of who works when at HFCF Tent. Contact Susanne Werner for changes

Word file 41K Ron C. Apr 3, 2016

Teacher Assignment Policy

Revised Feb. 06, 2006 in response to inquires about qualifications of instructors of Bible classes in the New Hanover County public schools.

Adobe Acrobat file 11K A former member Mar 13, 2006

Fighting faith-based spending in court (LA Times)

"On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in just such a case. Hein vs. Freedom From Religion Foundation is unlikely to make headlines, but it could deal a sharp blow to the wall of separation between church and state."

Adobe Acrobat file 105K A former member Feb 22, 2007

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Wilmington, NC

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HFCF, Amber Gayle Taggert, Anne Rose, Jane Nelson, Jean Dunne, Page Rutledge, Susanne Werner

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