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The Secular Coalition for North Carolina, a local state chapter of the SCA, facilitates unity and cooperation between various local secular groups in North Carolina, represents secular values in the North Carolina General Assembly on key issues of special concern to our constituency, and works with other local NC organizations and coalitions where common ground exists on specific issues.

We provide the following services to the secular community in NC:

  • NC Legislation & Regulation Tracking
  • Daily News Updates via Facebook & Twitter
  • NC State Lobby Days at the General Assembly
  • NC Action Alerts and Op-ed Articles

You can contact us by email at [email protected].

 

NC Senator, Secular Voting Record for 2015

Table showing voting results from 2015 bills involving secular issues... Read more about NC Senator, Secular Voting Record for 2015

North Carolina Prisoner Service Opportunity

The following is an appeal from a North Carolina prison inmate for secular volunteers to participate in a re-orientation program for prisoners. We're posting it here in hopes that some North Carolina residents will take advantage of this opportunity to assist secular prisoners.

 North Carolina prisons offer a community volunteer program by which volunteers from the community may come into a minimum security prison to sponsor an inmate and take him out into society for up to six hours at a time. This is referred to as a CV Pass. Read more about North Carolina Prisoner Service Opportunity

Op-Ed on Marriage Equality Ruling

Last Updated: 21 October

The below point of view column is an updated version of ones submitted to (but not published by) the News and Observer on 19 October (v3 doc attached) and 20 October (v4 doc attached). Read more about Op-Ed on Marriage Equality Ruling

June 24 Conference Call Minutes

Attached are the minutes from yesterday's conference call.

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June 24 Conference Call Agenda

Attached is the agenda for tonight's conference call. Read more about June 24 Conference Call Agenda

Report: Our First Lobby Day in Raleigh

Yesterday we held our first Lobby Day at the Legislative Building in Raleigh.  It was the first time for those of us participating and we all found it to be both exciting and enlightening!  Please share this report with your membership.  We encourage and welcome your participation in the Secular Coalition of North Carolina's efforts to support religiously neutral legislation in our state.  You can find us on Facebook and at SecularNC.org. Read more about Report: Our First Lobby Day in Raleigh

SCNC Conference Call Minutes 4-29-2014

Minutes from the SCNC Conference Call on 4.29.2014. Read more about SCNC Conference Call Minutes 4-29-2014

Upcoming Events: Free Online Webinar and Lobby Day 2014 in Raleigh, NC

Secular Coalition for North Carolina (SCNC) is pleased to announce our first Lobby Day to be held at the NC Legislative Office Building (LOB) in Raleigh on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Read more about Upcoming Events: Free Online Webinar and Lobby Day 2014 in Raleigh, NC

North Carolina Prisoner Service Opportunity

The following is an appeal from a North Carolina prison inmate for secular volunteers to participate in a re-orientation program for prisoners. We're posting it here in hopes that some North Carolina residents will take advantage of this opportunity to assist secular prisoners.

 North Carolina prisons offer a community volunteer program by which volunteers from the community may come into a minimum security prison to sponsor an inmate and take him out into society for up to six hours at a time. This is referred to as a CV Pass. Read more about North Carolina Prisoner Service Opportunity

Report: Our First Lobby Day in Raleigh

Yesterday we held our first Lobby Day at the Legislative Building in Raleigh.  It was the first time for those of us participating and we all found it to be both exciting and enlightening!  Please share this report with your membership.  We encourage and welcome your participation in the Secular Coalition of North Carolina's efforts to support religiously neutral legislation in our state.  You can find us on Facebook and at SecularNC.org. Read more about Report: Our First Lobby Day in Raleigh

Take Action! Tell the NC General Assembly: No Laws Respecting Religion

The NC General Assembly is back in session on May 14, and we expect the House to take up SB 370 (Respect for Student Prayer/Religious Activity) which was previously passed by the Senate. Please take a moment to ask your representative to oppose this unnecessary and constitutionally questionable bill.

Email Your Legislator

  Read more about Take Action! Tell the NC General Assembly: No Laws Respecting Religion

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Op-Ed on Marriage Equality Ruling

Last Updated: 21 October

The below point of view column is an updated version of ones submitted to (but not published by) the News and Observer on 19 October (v3 doc attached) and 20 October (v4 doc attached). Read more about Op-Ed on Marriage Equality Ruling

June 24 Conference Call Minutes

Attached are the minutes from yesterday's conference call.

Note that there are several ways you can ensure that you see all of our Facebook posts. See this article for more information. Read more about June 24 Conference Call Minutes

June 24 Conference Call Agenda

Attached is the agenda for tonight's conference call. Read more about June 24 Conference Call Agenda

SCNC Conference Call Minutes 4-29-2014

Minutes from the SCNC Conference Call on 4.29.2014. Read more about SCNC Conference Call Minutes 4-29-2014

Upcoming Events: Free Online Webinar and Lobby Day 2014 in Raleigh, NC

Secular Coalition for North Carolina (SCNC) is pleased to announce our first Lobby Day to be held at the NC Legislative Office Building (LOB) in Raleigh on Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Read more about Upcoming Events: Free Online Webinar and Lobby Day 2014 in Raleigh, NC

SCNC Conference Call Minutes 1-28-14

Minutes from the January 28th, 2012 Secular Coalition for North Carolina Conference Call Read more about SCNC Conference Call Minutes 1-28-14

SCNC Planning Mtg Minutes 1-11-14

Minutes from the Secular Coalition for North Carolina planning meeting held on January 11th, 2014 Read more about SCNC Planning Mtg Minutes 1-11-14

SCNC Member List

This is a 1-page document listing SCA's member organizations, as well as, all endorsing organizations based in North Carlina. Read more about SCNC Member List

About Us

This is a 1-page About Us document for promotional usage. Read more about About Us

NC Senator, Secular Voting Record for 2015

Table showing voting results from 2015 bills involving secular issues... Read more about NC Senator, Secular Voting Record for 2015

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