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The Humanist Institute is offering on-site training for individuals who are already celebrants or desiring to become Humanist Celebrants on March 11 at Rutgers University.
Humanist Celebrants Offer Free Weddings to Marginalized Communities Affected by Presidential Election
In response to fears of marginalized communities regarding a Trump presidency, the Humanist Society will be offering free weddings to LGBTQ individuals and immigrants.
Jason Callahan recalls how be became the first chaplain endorsed by The Humanist Society to receive board certification by the Association of Professional Chaplains