Here’s the latest on what’s happening at East Bay Intergroup:

New bylaws pass (in principle)

At the June Intergroup meeting Group Representatives (IGR’s) passed the new East Bay Intergroup bylaws in principle. Amendments can continue to be introduced in upcoming meetings.

Board votes to keep PPP loan

The EBI board voted to keep the Paycheck Protection Program money for salaries and possible unknown expenses from the lease dispute. They anticipate that the loan will be forgiven. 

New position of Parliamentarian  created and filled

Teddy B.-W. was unanimously elected the EBI Parliamentarian. This  newly created position will help to ensure that the monthly Intergroup meetings are run according to A.A. traditions, particularly with regards to discussion and voting. Teddy has held a variety of service positions, including Area 06 Delegate in the last panel.

 

East Bay Intergroup Service Opportunities

NEW – Chatline volunteers are needed 

Volunteers are needed for all shifts, especially Fri 2-6 pm. If you’d like to volunteer for the Chatline, email Chatline Coordinator Zach at chatline@eastbayaa.org

If you would like to volunteer for a shift on the A.A. Hotline, contact Ipeleng at phonechair@eastbayaa.org

Sponsors Needed for Inmates at San Quentin Prison (Men Only)

Men with 5 years of sobriety who are interested in sponsoring an inmate at San Quentin are needed. Please call Max V. at 510-461-6611.

Nominating Committee – 2 positions open

Help find candidates to fill the five Service Board positions as board members rotate off.  https://eastbayaa.org/nominating-committee/ For questions or if interested in this service, contact Steve C., Intergroup Office Coordinator: 510-220-6710 or email officecoordinator@eastbayaa.org 

Special Events Chair Needed

Special Events Chair (Board position) – Plan and present Special Events that include Town Halls, Service Workshops, Trivia Games—your ideas welcome! One year commitment. Find out more here: https://eastbayaa.org/service-opportunities/

Bridging the Gap

BTG helps  alcoholics leaving institutions transition into A.A.  on the “outside”. Contact btg@eastbayaa.org 

There are many opportunities for unique service positions at East Bay Intergroup. Full details here: https://eastbayaa.org/service-opportunities/