Promoting a positive, caring outlook, for the one life we have


North East Humanists (NEH) is a charity which has the following  objectives:

  •  The advancement of Humanism, a non-religious ethical life-stance;
  • The advancement of public knowledge about humanist values and beliefs;
  • Promoting good fellowship and mutual care amongst humanists locally, regionally, nationally and  internationally, fostering social interaction amongst them, and promoting social, intellectual and  cultural ties between humanists and society at large;
  • Promoting charitable purposes, in particular, but not exclusively, charitable causes having values compatible with Humanism.

We support:

Our annual charity 

This year our charity is Equal Arts: You can find out more about them here. You can donate by clicking on their logo.

The Isaac Newton School Uganda  The money we donate supports under-privileged children and enables them to attend secondary school.


 You can support our work by donating here


Previous local charities which NEH has supported include:  

The MS Society

If U Care Share Foundation– Working to prevent suicide and helping those affected by suicide.

FareShare – A charity which collects food from supermarkets – which would otherwise go to waste – and distributes it to food banks.

The County Durham Talking Newspaper for the blind.

North East Humanists Celebrating 60 years of organised Humanism in the North East