Pittsburgh CoR Groups

Member Groups

Pittsburgh Freethought Community

If you are looking to become part of a community of fascinating people who share a secular and critical thinking worldview and values, if you want to meet some like-minded friends – people who think outside the box when it comes to life – we’re your group!  PFC sponsors social events, activism, lectures, round tables and discussion groups, educational programs and movie nights. Join us for community, growth and to make a difference in the world – everyone is welcome!
  The PFC Mission is threefold:
     *To be a welcoming and caring community for all those who share a humanist worldview and evidence-based perspective;
     *To provide a strong and respected public voice for the secular humanist community in shaping public debate and formulating public policy’
     *To promote science, reason, critical thinking and humanist values in the greater Pittsburgh area.
PFC is the designated local Chapter of the American Humanist Association (AHA) and American Atheists (AA) and maintains relationships with many other groups, including Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) Center for Inquiry (CFI) and Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh.
Find PFC and our events, join with us, support us:
     Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/PghFTC


  Steel City Skeptics

Steel City Skeptics is a blogging and in-person social community for non-religious people in the Pittsburgh area.  The group hosts three primary events every month.  Drinking Skeptically is held every third Friday of the month at the Double Wide Grill in the Southside.  Brunching Skeptically is held on the first Sunday of every month at various locations around the city.  Both Drinking Skeptically and Brunching Skeptically are social events where skeptics can hang out and discuss anything of interest.  Lastly, the Science and Skepticism Book Club meets on the last Sunday of every month to discuss a book related to nonbelief, science, or rationality.

SCS on Meetup.com: http://www.meetup.com/Steel-City-Skeptics
Read our Blog: http://steelcityskeptics.net
Join us on Facebook: Steel City Skeptics on Facebook

 Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh

The Sunday Assembly is a godless congregation that celebrates life. Our mission: to help everyone find and fulfill their full potential. Our motto: live better, help often, wonder more. We aim to provide inspiring, thought-provoking and practical ideas that help people to live the lives they want to lead and be the people they want to be. Assemblies are communities of action building lives of purpose, encouraging us all to help anyone who needs it to support each other. Hearing talks, singing as one, listening to readings and even playing games helps us to connect with each other and the awesome world we live in.

Facebook: Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh
Twitter: @SunAssemblyPGH
Email: [email protected]
HQ website: sundayassembly.com

The Why? Movement The Why? Movement

The Why? Movement is a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to empowering and inspiring people to ask “why?”. It promotes and advocates on behalf on critical thinking, and is especially involved in outreach to students by means of free educational programing related to higher-order thinking activities such as conflict resolution/mediation and debate.

Facebook: The Why? Movement
Twitter: @TheWhyMovement
Email: [email protected]
Zazzle Store: The Why? Movement


Campus Groups

  Atheists, Humanists, Agnostics (Aha!) at Carnegie Mellon University

Aha! is the student secular group at Carnegie Mellon University.  The group promotes freedom of expression for the non-faith community and for those who believe that religion is not necessary to be a good person. Aha! provides resources and fellowship for all secular people, and promotes rational thinking as a preferable alternative to blind faith.

Website: Aha! at CMU
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Aha! on Facebook

  Secular Student Alliance at the University of Pittsburgh

The Secular Student Alliance at the University of Pittsburgh is group of secular students who meet regularly to discuss issues relevant to atheism in society today. The group seeks to educate and raise awareness about secular issues as well as to provide a supportive secular community on campus and in the area.

Website: http://www.pghthink.com
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Pitt’s SSA on Facebook


Affiliate Groups

  Pennsylvania Nonbelievers

Pennsylvania Nonbelievers Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization devoted to delivering information for rational and critical thinking. We welcome atheists, agnostics, unbelievers, secularists, humanists and those whose lives are guided by a human-centered morality, not dogma, to come join our lively discussions.

Website: http://www.panonbelievers.org
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: PA Nonbelievers on Facebook
Meetup: http://meetup.panonbelievers.org
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/panonbelievers

  Secular Coalition for Pennsylvania

The Secular Coalition for America is a 501(c)(4) advocacy organization whose purpose is to amplify the diverse and growing voice of the nontheistic community in the United States. While the Coalition was created expressly by and for nontheistic Americans, we also enthusiastically welcome the participation of religious individuals who share our view that freedom of conscience must extend to people of all faiths and of none. We need your help to see real change in Harrisburg and across Pennsylvania.

Website: http://states.secular.org/states/pennsylvania
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: SCA PA Chapter on Facebook
National SCA Website: http://secular.org

  Morgantown Atheists

We are a group of people in the Morgantown Area who love science, skepticism, critical thinking, who believe in the separation of church and state, and are atheists, agnostics, naturalists and humanists. Anyone with an open mind is invited. We meet regularly in Morgantown and sometimes Fairmont, so feel free to come join us to expand your horizons, learn something interesting, meet and socialize with friends, and generally have a good time.

Website: http://www.morgantownatheists.com
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Morgantown Atheists on Facebook
Meetup: http://www.meetup.com/Morgantown-Atheists/

  Secular Student Alliance at Juniata College

The mission of the Juniata College Secular Student Alliance is to create an empowering community for non-theistic and seeking students and to promote the ideals of scientific and critical inquiry, secularism, and human-based ethics.

Email: [email protected]
Facebook: Juniata College SSA on Facebook