Young Humanist grant
The goal of Young Humanist grants is to provide financial support to humanist organizations in developing countries and boost growth of their critical thinking skills and, ultimately, their broader development.
SASS became a member of Humanists International
New EXCO was elected at AGM: President: Rick Raubenheimer, Vice-President: Wynand Meijer, Secretary: Judith Taylor, Treasurer: Wilhelm van Zyl
Rudy Nadler-Nir become SASS’s first designated secular Marriage Officer.
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.
SASS were officially allowed by the Department of Home Affairs to nominate individuals to become secular officiants.
SASS Bank account opened
Opened SASS Bank Account
Certificate of registry and Covering Letter was only collected from 69 Thusanong Building, Commissioner Street, Johannesburg on 14 February 2017.
NPO registration application
SASS was entered into the Department of Social Development’s registry as a NPO on 23 September 2016.
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.