19th Annual Grand Rapids Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration

Monday, November 11, 2018

This year we will gather at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints at 2780 Leonard St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525. We come together to give thanks for the blessings we have received. Prayers, music, sacred writings, reflections and meditation will be woven together from many traditions and welcoming all. The keynote speaker …

FREE Book when you become a CFI Member during our Fall Membership Drive!

CFI Michigan needs your support now more than ever! The relentless attacks on science, reason, and civil liberties in our current political climate have continued to increase. CFI has been on the front line fighting to defend the rights of secular individuals, and to keep religion and pseudoscience out of public policy, but we need …

EDUCATION STANDARDS IN MICHIGAN TO LIMIT LEARNING ABOUT SOCIAL ISSUES

Climate change, LGBTQ Americans, a woman’s right to choose, and even democratic values are among the issues that conservatives in Michigan do not want mentioned in public school history classes, according to new social studies standards authored by a state senator. Advocates for science and reason at the Center for Inquiry are urging Michigan residents …

Become a Volunteer

Support CFI Michigan as a volunteer! Now is a great time to get involved. Get started by completing your Volunteer Profile. Once your profile is completed you will be contacted by our Volunteer Coordinator to set up your training and discuss current and upcoming volunteer opportunities. You’ll also be added to our CFI MI Volunteer …

Advocacy Response Team

Center for Inquiry is fighting to keep religion and pseudoscience out of public policy, and resisting harmful initiatives that threaten the rights of secular individuals and defend our shared ideals of reason, science, and secular values. We need your Help! We’ve created the Michigan Advocacy Response Team to enable you and CFI Members across Michigan …

Secular Summer Retreat

Friday, July 7, 2018

Save the Date for the 2018 Secular Summer Retreat: July 13-15th! Fun for all ages: great food, cabins, hiking, canoeing, swimming, activities.

MICHIGAN NATUROPATH BILL WOULD LEGITIMIZE DANGEROUS QUACK MEDICINE, SAY SCIENCE ADVOCATES

For Immediate Release: May 24, 2018 Contact: Paul Fidalgo, Communications Director press@centerforinquiry.org – (207) 358-9785 A bill passed by the Michigan State Senate would endanger the health of Michiganders by granting sweeping new powers to practitioners of unscientific bogus medicine and treatments, said the Center for Inquiry (CFI), an organization that advances reason and science. Senate Bill …

2018 Secular Summer Retreat Attendee Information

We’re glad you’re joining us for the 2018 Secular Summer Retreat, July 13-15th! « Return to Secular Summer Retreat Information Page Retreat Contacts Jennifer Beahan, Executive Director, CFI Michigan, 616-706-2029 (cell/text) Rick & Mary, Managers, Long Lake Outdoor Center, 269-795-7886 (Camp office) Location Information Long Lake Outdoor Center 10370 Gun Lake Road, Middleville, MI View …