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Technology Committee

The purpose of this special committee is to create website policy and set technological goals for Area 19. The main role of the committee is to oversee management of the chicagoaa.org website and all the associated technologies needed to maintain it.  The committee also investigates emerging technologies. This meeting meets virtually at 7 pm on the third Thursday of every month via Zoom. 3rd Thursday 7pm CT Join meeting on zoom- https://zoom.us/j/3940933462 Please contact technology@chicagoaa.org for more information.            
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Thursday District Meetings

Due to COVID 19 restrictions, please contact your District Committee Chair for the most recent meeting locations. District 11 meets every second Thursday of the month. District 22 meets the third Thursday of every month at 6:30pm. The GSR is the link between the individual AA group and AA as a whole. The GSR is the voice of the group’s conscience, reporting the group’s views to the district service committee. The GSR also reports the group’s wishes to the local Area assembly and–through the local Area delegate–to the General Service Conference. Each GSR within each district is a member of the district’s service committee. The purpose of the district service committee is to serve the fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous within its boundaries. The district service committee should conduct the district affairs…
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Archives Committee 

Archives Committee 

The purpose of this special committee is to gather and preserve historical data and other memorabilia pertinent to Alcoholics Anonymous in the Chicago area, including, but not limited to, oral and written histories, correspondence, newspaper articles, and literature. This Committee is meeting virtually on Zoom. 3rd Wed. 7pm CT Zoom ID 505 651 850 Please e-mail archives@chicagoaa.org for more information.
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Wednesday District Meetings

Due to COVID 19 restrictions, please contact your District Committee Chair for the most recent meeting locations. District 10 meets every other Wednesday. The GSR is the link between the individual AA group and AA as a whole. The GSR is the voice of the group’s conscience, reporting the group’s views to the district service committee. The GSR also reports the group’s wishes to the local Area assembly and–through the local Area delegate–to the General Service Conference. Each GSR within each district is a member of the district’s service committee. The purpose of the district service committee is to serve the fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous within its boundaries. The district service committee should conduct the district affairs in the spirit of the Twelve Traditions of Alcoholics Anonymous and the Twelve…
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Grapevine Committee

The purpose of this committee is to acquaint all AA members with the Grapevine and La Vina publications. The committee presents the Grapevine and La Vina as useful tools in maintaining individual and group sobriety through its many attractions. This meeting meets virtually on Zoom. 2nd Tuesday 7pm CT Meeting ID: 913 2718 5891 Passcode: 895998 Please contact Grapevine Committee at grapevine@chicagoaa.org for information.
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All Areas Open Meeting for Accessibility Committee Members

2nd and 4th Monday each month Topics and Solutions for our A.A. Members who cannot find our rooms due to an Accessibility or Remote challenge. An open meeting to all Group, District, Area and Intergroup, Accessibility Committee members and Area Panel Officers Download flyer for Zoom link and details.
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PI/CPC Committee

The purpose of the Cooperation with Professional Committee is to provide information about AA on request to those non-alcoholics who have contact with alcoholics through their profession. The purpose of the Public Information Committee is to inform the public through the use of the media and public speakers. This committee serves as the central source of information that is made available to the public in the Chicago area regarding Alcoholics Anonymous These committees provide information about what AA can do and what AA cannot do. These committees meet together on the second Monday of every month with the exception of when they are meeting on April 19th, 2021. During the COVID 19 pandemic, these Committees are meeting virtually on Zoom. Meeting ID: 964 3389 8811 Passcode: 230070 Contact pi@chicagoaa.org cpc@chicagoaa.org…
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Thursday District Meetings

Due to COVID 19 restrictions, please contact your District Committee Chair for the most recent meeting locations. District 11 meets every second Thursday of the month. District 22 meets the third Thursday of every month at 6:30pm. The GSR is the link between the individual AA group and AA as a whole. The GSR is the voice of the group’s conscience, reporting the group’s views to the district service committee. The GSR also reports the group’s wishes to the local Area assembly and–through the local Area delegate–to the General Service Conference. Each GSR within each district is a member of the district’s service committee. The purpose of the district service committee is to serve the fellowship of Alcoholics Anonymous within its boundaries. The district service committee should conduct the district affairs…
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