Membership – Associate and Full Membership
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We like to encourage all who are aligned with Humanist values to engage with the activities of the Society at different levels. We are always happy to see you.
You can participate as an Associate Member here via Meetup and our Facebook group, come to our meetings and gatherings that are not ticketed – FREE of charge.
If you like our message and agenda we strongly encourage you to join us in the Society as a Member by paying a annual Membership fee. The Fee supports the basic needs of keeping the Society running administratively.
Benefits of Being a Member
CAHS Magazine – Receive quarterly copies of the Council of Australian Humanist Societies (CAHS) magazine – the current quarterly issue is unavailable online & is worth around $25 per annum – back issues however are available on the CAHS website;
Paying at Events – Generally un-ticketed events are FREE. However as a Fee paying member you’ll receive discounts or free entry to ticketed HSWA events – Associate Members will have to pay full price for ticketed events;
Supporting the Aims & Objectives of the Society – We and other members of CAHS act as a lobbying group ensuring that Humanists and Atheists have a voice in society. For example our financial support in the recent NSW school chaplains’ case;
Charity – HumanistSA is committed to raise funds through events for those charities that are aligned with our values. A proportion of our annual operating profit from membership may be gifted to selected worthwhile causes both in Australia and internationally;
Voting Rights – You get to vote at our AGM and EGM’s, as well as being able to join the organising Committee; and
Representing the Society – As a paid up member you will be able to represent the Society at associated and official events such as the Global Humanist Convention.
Joining the Old Fashioned Way!
The membership fee for the financial year 2014/15 is $25. Become a paid up member of HumanistSA, or renew your membership by:
Fill out the linked Membership Form.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org and include a:
Scanned image of your completed form; or
The requested form details in the body of the email.
Pay $25 ($15 concession, $35 Family) by Online Banking:
Name: Humanist Society of SA.
Please remember to put in your name in the narration section so that we know it is from you!
Print and fill out the linked Membership Form.
Pay by Cheque:
Make payable to “The Humanist Society of SA Inc.”
Post to: The Humanist Society of SA Inc,, 4 Twenty-First St, Gawler, SA 5118 and remember to include your filled out Membership Form.
We then issue you a receipt and put you on our circulation list.
HumanistSA [Humanist Society of SA Inc] is a member organisation of the Council of Australian Humanist Societies www.humanist.org.au who in turn are affiliated with the International Humanist and Ethical Union www.iheu.org.
The principles of Humanism are well explained in the Amsterdam Declaration www.iheu.org/adamdecl.htm.