How AA Works

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for A.A. membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. A.A. is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy, neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.

"Rarely have we seen a person fail who has thoroughly followed our path."
Reprinted with permission from the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous, page 58

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In the spirit of rotation, the Birthday Speaker Meeting planning committee needs new volunteers (Chair Person, 7thTradition Lead) The BSM Ad hoc Committee meets bimonthly on the fourth Thursday of the month, i.e. the next meeting is May 23 (subsequent meetings will be held on July 25, Sept 26, and Nov 21) at the Buttery, 702 Soquel Ave at 6pm. For more info contact the Birthday Committee, at bsmadhoccommittee@gmail.com or call Kathy C at 831-423-1934.

Intergroup Activities Committee Needs Your Help - Plan the next year of Santa Cruz fellowship, including Spring Fling 2019. Activities Planning Committee meets every 2nd Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. at Central Office, 5732 Soquel Dr., Soquel. Co-Chairs: Rick C. and Soleil For more info: Central Office: (831) 475-5782 • info@aasantacruz.org

Volunteers for Central Office shifts and 24 Hour Phone Line (Diverter) one-time alternates needed. Call Central Office at (831) 475-5782 to volunteer or for more info.

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