The purpose and goals of Rushmore Chapter of A.B.A.T.E. will be to monitor local, state, and federal legislation pertaining to motorcycling, develop and/or sponsor favorable legislation pertaining to motorcycling, and to promote active political involvement by motorcyclists. Promote safety through motorcycle rider education courses and motorcycle awareness programs. Foster positive relations among motorcyclists, promote communications and act as a liaison between motorcyclists and government authorities, police departments, government agencies, insurance companies and other organizations. Present a favorable public image of motorcyclists. Rushmore Chapter of ABATE will carry on any business whatsoever that the organization may deem appropriate in connection with any of the foregoing purposes and goals.