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Fundraiser – Money In – Money Out

Hi All, We ran our first fundraiser that ended last month on the 26th. With fees, we raised 1198.05. Prior to the fundraiser we spent 145.08 on books to deployed service members, and we spent $30 on Facebook boosting our … Continue reading

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Roll Call of Honor

As you might imagine, we at the OHP are delighted by the news that ‘Heathen’ and ‘Asatru’ have been added to the DoD religious preferences list. It’s been a long fight to get this done. Under the old system, we … Continue reading

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Beards – A Clarification

At the Open Halls Project, we are often asked about the matter of beards as a religious requirement, and if we can somehow help service members in gaining permission to wear beards. Unfortunately, this is not something we can help … Continue reading

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Department of Defense Approves Heathen Belief Codes

It is with great joy we announce that Heathen, Asatru, Druid, and several others are now official Belief codes. Please see the DoD memorandum below. -Josh OHP   Faith-and-Belief-Codes-for-Reporting-Personnel-Data-of-Service-Members

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Update

Hello Friends of the OHP, An update on two things related to the Project. We are officially The Open Halls Project INC a non-profit organization incorporated in Maryland. We have published our By-Laws here on the page, and we are … Continue reading

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What Have We Been Up to?

There has been a long gap in between updates here on the site. Don’t take that as we’ve forgotten about it, or that the OHP isn’t working hard to help Military Heathens still. On the contrary, we’ve been pushing the … Continue reading

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Awesome news for our Air Force Heathens!!

I figure it’s easier just to link the article from the Wild Hunt rather than repost it here. Questions? Please email us at heathenopenhalls@gmail.com  

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Religious Preference?

Just saw the Army Times update that Humanism was added to the Army’s Religious Preference list. This after the Chief of Chaplains stated that no new Rel Pref’s would be added until a new system was brought out to deal … Continue reading

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Another Project by one of the Directors

Old Don: A Heathen Tale is a story written and illustrated by heathens for heathen children, and for any children that enjoy a great story! Old Don is a story about a family struggling to make ends meet, until they … Continue reading

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Veterans Day 2013 Yule Drive

CALL TO ACTION: YULE CARE PACKAGE DRIVE It’s that time of year again, folks! When we not only think of and honor our Veterans, but begin our Yule care package/Yule card drive for our service members that will spend the … Continue reading

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