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Alcoholism Recovery Program

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

Notes from the April 20th monthly Intergroup meeting.

New Board Member

Vivian O.  was unanimously elected as the 6th and final Board Member, as Member at Large. Vivian is a lawyer with extensive non-profit experience, and has years of service experience in the program. She joins Board President Kellie D., Treasurer Tim C., Office Coordinator Walter W., and Members at Large James R. and Claudia G. 

March Financials

Group Contributions March – Intergroup took in $9,176.35 in 7th tradition contributions for March, substantially more than February contributions of $2,032.51.

The average per month YTD is $7236. The average monthly contribution for 2021 was $5171.

Profit and Loss MarchThe net profit for March was $7,085, compared to $-2996 for February and $2285 for January, averaging $2124 YTD.

All Financial Reports

Board Promises More Complete Financial Reports

Walter W.,  EBI Board of Directors member, responded to questions about the Board’s responsibility to the EBI business meeting.  He assured Group Representatives that  the board will give regular reports to the business meeting with more complete financial information. 

The next East Bay Intergroup Meeting is May 18th.

As always, groups are encouraged to elect and send an Intergroup Rep (IGR) to the monthly meetings. Individuals are welcome to attend, but only elected IGRs may vote.


How to Update Your Meeting Listing

If your meeting is changing from online to in-person (or hybrid), you may submit an update on the Meeting Update page.

If you have questions, contact the Office Administrator, Lindsay, at officeadministrator@eastbayaa.org.


East Bay Intergroup Service Opportunities


Be There for Beginners

The Beginners’ Meeting is always looking for A.A. members to share their experience, strength, and hope with our newest members.  You can chair the meeting or just come meet people and maybe make yourself available as a sponsor. Tuesday evenings at 7 o’clock. 

Contact Liza at help@eastbayaa.org

Chatline and Hotline Have Open Shifts That Need Filling!

If you’d like to volunteer for the Chatline, email the Chatline Chair, Zach, at chatline@eastbayaa.org

 If you would like to volunteer for a shift on the Hotline, contact the Interim Co-Chairs, Paul S and Miriam S, 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, please call Max V. at 510-461-6611.

Bridging the Gap

BTG helps  alcoholics leaving institutions transition into A.A.  on the “outside”. If you can help, and wish to do this important service, contact btg@eastbayaa.org 

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