March 3

Executive Committee

New EXCO was elected at AGM: President: Rick Raubenheimer, Vice-President: Wynand Meijer, Secretary: Judith Taylor, Treasurer: Wilhelm van Zyl
November 5

Marriage officers

Rudy Nadler-Nir become SASS’s first designated secular Marriage Officer.
July 1

Broad-based Involved and paid membership

SASS’s Executive Committee & Executive Members unanimously voted on SASS becoming more Broad-based Involved (political) and for having paid membership.
July 1

Marriage officers

SASS were officially allowed by the Department of Home Affairs to nominate individuals to become secular officiants.
February 20

SASS Bank account opened

Opened SASS Bank Account
February 14

Official NPO

Certificate of registry and Covering Letter was only collected from 69 Thusanong Building, Commissioner Street, Johannesburg on 14 February 2017.
September 23

NPO registration application

SASS was entered into the Department of Social Development’s registry as a NPO on 23 September 2016.
June 25

SASS Constitution was adopted

The Constitution of the South African Secular Society was adopted at a meeting of the Executive Committee held in Randburg on 25 June 2016.
October 26

SASS was founded

SASS was founded on 26 October 2014 at Rick’s house, Morningside, Sandton, 2057
June 8

The first Meetup: Atheist Picnic – Our First Meet-up!

The first Meetup was held on 8 June 2014 titled “Atheist Picnic – Our First Meet-up!”. Hi potential new friends! I would like to schedule our first meet-up for Sunday, 8 June at Zoo Lake. What I have in mind is do a picnic. You can bring your own small..Read More