There are many opportunities to give back. Below are just a few.
12th Step Volunteers
Bridging the Gap needs 12th Step volunteers. Presentation Teams and Volunteers make presentations to patients or inmates, or after the patient or inmate is released, usually 2 AA volunteers will accompany him/her to their first A.A. meeting on the outside. For information contact the B.T.G. via Central Office or come to the meeting the first Tuesday of every month, 7:30 p.m. at the Central Office
24 Hour Diverter Volunteers
Answer phone calls on your own phone when Central Office is closed, usually one 2 or 4 hour shift per month. Call Central Office at 475-5782.
Hospitals & Institutions
H&I needs men and women to carry the message to those who are confined. Meeting Secretaries/Coordinators needed at many types of institutions. Once a month commitment. Check out handisc.org for details.
Intergroup Central Office
Central office is staffed by volunteers working 4-hour shifts once a week. Volunteers answer phones, sell literature, and perform simple office chores. Contact the Office Manager at (831) 475-5782 if interested.
PI / CPCThis group needs volunteers to inform students, probation officers, doctors and others about what A.A. is and what A.A. is not. Servicing literature racks, making sure that drug court has a current list of open meetings or attending health fairs at schools or colleges. Committee meetings every 2nd Saturday, 9 am. at the Coffe Shop, 1545 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz. For more info, contact Phil D. by calling Central Office at 831-475-5782.