The school district agreed to remove the monument and pay $40,000 to the FFRF.
Young adults are now attending church at a lower rate than before and pastors, youth leaders and concerned parents all consider LGBT views to contribute to the lack of attendance.
Donations began pouring in, and soon surpassed the $40,000 goal. Many of the donations were in increments of 18 dollars.
The Atlantic interviewed author Steven Weitzman about his new book on FBI religious discrimination.