Welcome

Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie values people, emphasizes reason, and focuses on this world. We are a democratic, membership run organization with the purpose of providing a supportive local community for humanists and other nontheists, while promoting ethical and reasonable secular world views through education, community service, outreach, activism, and social events. Our activities take place mainly in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.

Membership: Open to all Humanists in substantial agreement with our principles.

If you would like to join us, feel free to come to our next meeting or fill out our membership form. If you just have general questions or are a member of the media check out our contact form.

 Donations: We are always open to accepting donations. Help us educate the public about Humanism and build a humanist community by donating any amount you can. All donations are tax exempt.

 

Governance: SHoWLE is operated democratically by the membership of the group. We have a set of Bylaws that govern our group. Learn more about our Executive officers and Board of Directors.

Affliations:

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What we believe?

What is Humanism?

Humanism is a democratic and ethical life stance that affirms that human beings have the right and responsibility to give meaning and shape to their own lives. Humanism stands for the building of a more humane society through an ethics based on human and other natural values in a spirit of reason and free inquiry through human capabilities. Humanism is not theistic, and it does not accept supernatural views of reality.

– The IHEU Minimum Statement on Humanism

SHoWLE also subscribes to the American Humanist Association’s “Humanism and Its Aspirations

You can become an official member of SHoWLE if you are in substantial agreement with our Secular Humanist Principles.

About

Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie (SHoWLE) provides a supportive local community for humanists and other nontheists, while promoting ethical and reasonable secular world views through education, community service, outreach, activism, and social events. We are a chapter of the American Humanist Association.

Membership: Open to all Humanists in substantial agreement with our principles.

Donations are Tax Deductible

 

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Contact

If you would like more information about Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie or have a media inquiry, please fill out the contact form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible. If you want to join our group please use our membership form page.

If you would like a response please give a valid email

 

You can also send the information asked for above to our mailing address:

Secular Humanists of Western Lake Erie
PO Box 6433
Toledo, OH 43612-0433