AUNYC is the New York City Chapter of
Americans United for Separation
of Church and State

Founded in 1947, Americans United is a non-profit religious liberty watchdog group. The national office is based in Washington, DC.

Americans United is dedicated to preserving the religious freedoms of all Americans, as written in the First Amendment of the United States Constitution:

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof…

Americans United of New York City
is actively working to:

  • Educate the community about the importance of maintaining the separation of church and state
  • Educate local religious establishments about current church-state issues
  • Be a watchdog for church-state issues that affect New Yorkers
  • Lobby local government to ensure that church-state separation is protected
  • Bring church-state issues to the attention of local media

Contact Information

If you have a question about Americans United, our chapter, or church-state separation in general – of if there is a church-state issue your would like to bring to our attention – please feel free to contact us:

Americans United of New York City
P.O. Box 1660
New York, NY 10163
(646) 961-3792