Service Opportunities

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. Contact central office at (831) 475-5782 for H&I committee member information.

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 / CPC

This 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 1st Monday, 6-7 p.m. at Dominican Hospital Education Building (behind the hospital), upstairs in Room E. Contact Gary S. at (831) 420-7172.

Santa Cruz County
24 Hour Phone

(831) 475-5782

Announcements

April 29th 5pm Bring Your Sponsor to Dinner. $5 Lasagna dinner, dessert auction, prize and 50/50 drawings and 7pm meeting. Speaker Clancy R. from Sacto. 6090 Highway 9, Felton. See flyer for details.

May 5-7 H&I Conference in San Jose. See flyer for details and registration.

June 10th Spring Fling at Harvey West Park. Activities and meetings 11am-6pm. Prizes needed for opportunity drawing. Volunteer positions available. Please contact Central Office at (831) 475-5782 and ask for Maddie, Activities Chair.

Intergroup Announcments

May 6th 7pm Birthday Speaker Meeting will be hosted by Sisters in Sobriety.

Birthday Speaker Meeting planning committee meets 4th Thursday of each month, 6pm at Central Office.

PLEASE SHARE AT YOUR MEETINGS! GrapeSCCIN Newsletter Committee Chair position is still OPEN! 5 years sobriety requirement may be waived. If interested, please attend May 3rd Intergroup Council meeting at 7:30pm, Aptos Village Park.

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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