The mission of the Fundraising Committee is to formulate and pursue strategies to raise funds such that the RSA may accomplish its basic mission in furthering research, education and public understanding of alcoholism and alcohol-related disease. In particular, the RSA Fundraising Committee will seek to develop and implement a plan to increase RSA funding from private and public sources. The long-term goal of the Fundraising Committee will be to enlarge the strategic mission of RSA insofar as education, communication and research support are concerned.