Announcements for Meetings

Here are recent and ongoing announcements for members—especially General or Intergroup Service Representatives (GSRs & ISRs)—to make during D.A. meetings.

Recent Announcements:

  • Attn: Intergroups — The deadline is Feb 15, 2019 to submit a bid for your city to host the World Service Conference in 2020 and/or 2021.  [Flyer]
  • The December issue of Ways & Means magazine is available online. [Download]
  • Seeking D.A. members with special skills to serve at the world level in the new position of Project Contributor to assist D.A. Board Committees in specific projects for short-term commitments. [Flyer]
  • A Currency of Hope and The Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions, and Twelve Concepts of Debtors Anonymous are now available in digital format as eBooks at
  • Fellowship-wide Calls use the U.S. call-in phone number: 1-605-472-5540, access code: 617093#. International phone numbers (and online access) are available at Let members know to mark their calendars for the upcoming live Fellowship-wide Calls:
    • Sunday, January 20, 2019, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time, titled “Traditions Four, Five, and Six,” presented by the GSB Long Range Planning Committee [Flyer]
    • Sunday, January 27, 2019, from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, titled “Nuts and Bolts of P.I.,” presented by the WSC Public Information Committee [Flyer]
    • Sunday, February 3, 2019, from 2:00 – 3:00 Eastern Time, titled “Taking Actions in Good Company: Action Buddies Share their Experience,” presented by the WSC Fellowship Communications Committee
    • Sunday, February 17, 2019, from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, titled “D.A. Fellows from Outside the US Share their Experience, Strength, and Hope,” presented by the GSB International Committee [Flyer]
    • Sunday, March 3, 2019, from 1:00 – 2:00 Eastern Time, presented by the WSC Intergroup Caucus, details to be announced
    • Sunday, March 31, 2019, from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time, titled “A Spiritual Approach to Growing your Business: The Tools of BDA (Tools 10 – 12)” presented by the WSC BDA Committee
  • The 2019 World Service Conference will be in Los Angeles. Details will be posted in early 2019 at
  • Attention D.A. Intergroups: Michalene R., Debtors Anonymous Board Chair, is offering an opportunity for Intergroups to get short, direct reports from the GSB. If your Intergroup would like the Chair to attend one or two Intergroup meetings by telephone during the current conference year, contact her at email hidden; JavaScript is required. She can provide your intergroup with a Board Update, a Finance update, or just listen to the concerns of your Intergroup.

Ongoing Announcements:

  • Please encourage D.A. members at meetings to Subscribe to eNews to receive all D.A. announcements!
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    ▻ U.S. members can sign up by texting DARECOVERY to 22828 [Flyer]
  • Share your story in Ways & Means—the recovery magazine of D.A.—or share an article about service in The DA Focus newsletter. Members can learn more and read past issues at:
  • If it fits in your spending plan, please increase your 7th Tradition contributions to support the Fellowship! Members can donate at:

D.A. Announcements to print and distribute

Release date Jan 7, 2019
GSB Fellowship-wide Call — Jan 20, 2019

Release date Jan 7, 2019
WSC-PI Fellowship-wide Call — Jan 27, 2019

Release date Dec 20, 2018
Ways & Means magazine — 4th Quarter issue

Release date Dec 10, 2018
GSB Fellowship-wide Call — Feb 17, 2019

Release date Nov 25, 2018
Announcing Service Position: Project Contributor

Release date Nov 25, 2018
A Currency of Hope Now Available in eBook Format

Release date Nov 25, 2018
GSB Fellowship-wide Call — Dec 16, 2018

Release date Nov 25, 2018
RDC Fellowship-wide Call — Dec 15, 2018

Release date Nov 23, 2018
The DA Focus newsletter — 4th Quarter issue

Release date Nov 5, 2018
GSB Fellowship-wide Call — Nov 18, 2018

Release date Nov 2, 2018
BDA Fellowship-wide Call — Dec 2, 2018

Release date Oct 30, 2018
12&12&12 Now Available in eBook Format

Release date Oct 23, 2018
2018 End of Year Contributions

Release date Oct 23, 2018
HIP Fellowship-wide Call — Nov 4, 2018

Release date Oct 20, 2018
Subscribe to eNews via Text Message

Release date Sep 30, 2018
The DA Focus newsletter — 3rd Quarter issue

Release date Sep 26, 2018
FCC Fellowship-wide Call — Oct 28, 2018

Release date Sep 17, 2018
Bidding Opens for 2020/2021 WSC Site

Release date Sep 16, 2018
GSB Fellowship-wide Call — Oct 21, 2018

Release date Sep 16, 2018
GSB-PI Fellowship-wide Call — Oct 13, 2018

Release date Sep 16, 2018
Podcasts on the D.A. Website

Release date Sep 16, 2018
WSC 2018 Actions and Recommendations

Release date Sep 10, 2018:
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