About Us

Our Mission

The Ruist Association of America, Inc. is a non-profit organization that shares the treasures of the Ruist tradition with anyone who desires to live a better life and to improve themselves, their families, their communities, and the world.

What We Do

We help people learn about Ruism through educational resources, such as courses, scholarly publications,translations of classic texts, commentaries, study guides, videos, podcasts, blog posts, and social media outreach.

To Join

To become a member of the Ruist Association of America, Inc. click here and fill out the membership form.

Our Gift Giving Policy

Ruist Association of America, Inc. solicits and accepts gifts that are consistent with its mission and that support its core programs, as well as special projects.Donations and other forms of support will generally be accepted from individuals, partnerships, corporations, foundations, or other entities, subject to the following exceptions:

  • Ruist Association of America, Inc. does not accept donations from foreign (i.e., non-U.S.) governments.
  • Ruist Association of America, Inc. does not accept donations from entities funded directly or indirectly by foreign (i.e., non-U.S.) governments.

Gifts of Real Property, Personal Property, or Securities may only be accepted upon approval of the Board of Directors.