Join other nontheists for 2019 Secular Lobby Day
Make your voice heard in Washington, D.C., by joining the Secular Coalition for America at its Secular Lobby Day Sept. 26-27.
SCA, of which FFRF is a member organization, will begin its gathering on Thursday, Sept. 26, with an evening reception on Capitol Hill with members of the Congressional Freethought Caucus and other lawmakers and staff.
The next day will be spent on Capitol Hill with speakers, training and visits to congressional offices. Staff Attorney Ryan Jayne, Director of Strategic Response Andrew L. Seidel and Director of Governmental Affairs Mark Dann will be representing FFRF during the weekend.
You will learn how to effectively lobby your representatives, shape public policy to help make a real impact, meet with lawmakers and their staffs and network with like-minded secular leaders and advocates.
On Thursday, Sept. 26, from 7-9 p.m., you can attend an exclusive reception on Capitol Hill. While there, you will have the chance to mingle with your fellow citizen advocates as SCA honors the members of the Congressional Freethought Caucus, Hill staffers, and activists who have advocated on behalf of secular Americans.
Then, on Friday, Sept. 27, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., you can join nontheists from across the country as they lobby members of Congress and their staff, in person, about issues impacting the separation of church and state. You will be trained on how best to present SCA’s issues by lobbyists from SCA and our member organizations, and then team up with fellow attendees from your state or region for congressional meetings.
Tickets are needed for the reception an
d breakfast and space is limited. Go to lobbyday.us for more information or to register.