The primary goal of Americans United is to educate the American public regarding the importance of the separation of church and state.
To achieve this important goal, the San Antonio Chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State vigorously pursues the following objectives--
Nurture long-term relationships with local media sources. Work efficiently and ernestly to enable the chapter become a reliable source of church/state expertise.
Maintain a Speakers Bureau that actively works to develop effective speaking topics, train speakers, establish local and regional speaking engagements, and provide speakers with pertinent resources.
Educate local and regional legislative members through mailings, telephone conversations and/or meetings to discuss or present important church/state issues.
Sustain community networking by becoming involved with other organizations or activities that have an affinity to the goals and purposes of AUSA.
Publicize the San Antonio chapter and chapter events.
Increase membership and meeting participation by offering excellent guest speakers at general meetings, offering special events and a membership-wide dedication to acquiring new members.
Expand outreach and education of faith based groups to include the formation of clergy networks and the mobilization of communities of faith.
Individuals who become members of AUSA join with thousands of people throughout this country who view the separation of church and state as the founding principle upon which our democracy rests. Your single voice is multiplied as Americans United works on the important issues confronting it each day. Members of the San Antonio Chapter receive a subscription to Church & State magazine, access to a national and grassroots network of church/state activists and the ability to have their voices heard in the national struggle for the separation of Church and State.