General Announcements

Box 459 Spring 2021

News and Notes from the General Service Office of A.A.

• Spring 2021

Due to the pandemic, the 26th World Service Meeting was held virtually in November of 2020 with the participation of 69 delegates from 44 countries, zones and service structures around the wor...

A.A. 26th World Service Final Report

The Purpose Of Our Service: Sobriety within Everyone's Reach

• November 28-30, 2020 (Online)

A.A. World Service Meeting Final Report

GSO Quarterly Report

Activities of the General Service Board including A.A. World Services, Inc., A.A. Grapevine, Inc.

• January 2021

Regional Forum Video

Alcoholics Anonymous now has the Regional Forums video available on and the A.A.W.S. YouTube channel.

• April 2021

General Service Office

Letter from our General Manager

Oct. 2, 2020

$1.5 Million Drawdown

Greater Detroit Central Office

A commemorative T-shirt for the event that didn't happen!

Sept. 23, 2020

That's right - we created a commemorative T-shirt for the event that didn't happen. They are available in our bookstore and you can have it shipped! Images shown are the men...

General Service Office

FAQ's on practicing the 7th Tradition at Virtual Meetings

May 1, 2020

Self-Support: Where Money & Spirituality Mix In recent years a number of groups have utilized digital payment platforms to provide opportunities for members to make cashless contribu...

General Service Office

Shared experience related to COVID-19

March 19, 2020

It is important to note the General Service Office (G.S.O.) is not an authoritative body over our groups, nor does it initiate rules or directives, as each A.A. group and entity is autonomous ...

Welcome to the New Website!

Dec. 27, 2019

The new SEPIA website has launched, with many new features and a simplified navigation to help us achieve our primary purpose: to carry the message to the alcoholic who still suffers. Quick S...