Americans United for Separation of Church and State

Columbia Chapter

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Become a Member or Renew your Membership
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Come to our Meetup
We would like to meet you! Please join us at our Church and State Disscussion Group.

Come to a Meeting or Event
Our meetings are open to everyone and we encourage you to attend. Go to our Calendar page for information on times, dates, and place.

For more information on our meetings or events, send an e-mail to us at We will be happy to answer your questions.

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Receive announcements of meetings and events. To sign up, send us an e-mail at Please give us your name and address and ask to be added to our list. We will not expose your e-mail address or give it to anyone. You may unsubscribe at any time.

Invite Us to Your Group’s Meeting or Event
Are you a member of a group that has meetings with speakers? If so, please contact us. We have speakers who will talk about the importance of church/state separation and its basis in the U.S. Constitution. We also offer talks aimed specifically at church/state separation in public schools.

We like to set up a table and hand out literature and talk informally to interested individuals about church/state issues. If you have an idea abut where we could set up a table, please contact us.

We are in the Portland/Vancouver area but will consider invitations up to a few hours away. Please contact us at:

Become a Member or Renew your Membership

Our national office is handling all renewals. Please send your contribution directly to AU at 1310 L Street NW, Suite 200, Washington, DC 20005, or use your credit card at: When you do so, please note that you are part of The Columbia Chapter (chapter #36.).  They support our chapter based on the number of new and renewed members.

If you are already contribute to Americans United, you may join our chapter at no extra charge. Just contact us at the above address or at and tell us you are an AU member and would also like to join our chapter. You do not have to live in our area to join.

Americans United for Separation of Church and State (AU)

Americans United is a religious liberty watchdog group based in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1947, the organization educates Americans about the importance of church-state separation in safeguarding religious freedom.

The Columbia Chapter of AU is based in the greater Portland/Vancouver area, and is the only chapter in Oregon and S.W. Washington.

You may join our chapter or be on our email list no matter where you live. Contact us:

last updated 2/13/2017