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The Mission and Marketing of the Atheist Movement (Grand Rapids)

Date:
January 23, 2013
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Sweet House
254 E. Fulton
Grand Rapids, MI 49503 United States

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Organized by:
Jennifer Beahan
Phone: 616-698-2342 x801
Email: jbeahan@centerforinquiry.org

Description:

What is the mission of the atheist movement and of individual atheist organizations? How can the movement be effectively marketed? What historical lessons can be learned from the struggles of other minority groups for recognition, rights, and acceptance? These are questions of fundamental concern for the leaders of atheist and humanist organizations and for individuals within the movement. This presentation will challenge your thinking and provide an opportunity to share your thoughts with movement leaders.

Meetings are open to the Public

After the meeting, join us at Vitale’s Restaurant, 834 Leonard NE, Grand Rapids, MI to socialize. View Map

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About Jeff Seaver

Executive Director of Center for Inquiry–Michigan

Jefferson Seaver has served as the Executive Director of the Center for Inquiry’s Michigan branch since its founding over 15 years ago. CFI is a non-profit educational organization with the mission to foster a secular society based on science, reason, freedom of inquiry, and secular values. As a passionate defender of the separation of church and state Jefferson has been a board member of the ACLU of Michigan’s Western Branch for 12 years. Since 1992 he has also been a partner and president of a marketing and design firm that provides strategic planning, branding, graphic design, and web marketing services.