The Secular Humanists of Rochester is a chapter of the American Humanist Association, a 75-year-old organization that has proudly served as the leading voice in America on behalf of humanists, atheists, agnostics, and freethinkers.
So what is humanism anyway? It is a nontheistic worldview with ethical values informed by scientific knowledge and driven by a desire to meet the needs of people in the here and now. At the foundation of those values is affirmation of the dignity of every human being.
The Humanist Manifesto III
"I've always been mystified and frankly offended by the dominant cultural narrative that religious belief equals morality."
What We Do
Secular Humanists of Rochester
aTo Be Announced
"I am a humanist, which means, in part, that I have tried to behave decently without expectations of rewards or punishments after I am dead"