Action Committees

Iowa Area 18 Action Committees

The three Area Action Committees are held at each Assembly. Coordinators are permanently assigned to a committee. DRs and Past Delegates are assigned by the AWSC preceding the assembly of a new 3-year term. GRs and members are assigned at the first assembly of the new term. Additional members to the committee are added in rotation.

Fellowship Communication Action Committee

Purpose

  • Encourage the use of CAL and The Forum
  • Encourage members responses to needs for new literature
  • Provide guidance on the use of CAL and The Forum in group meetings

Members

  • Literature coordinator
  • Forum coordinator/alternate delegate
  • Newsletter coordinator
  • Web Page coordinator
  • Past delegates
  • District representatives
  • Group representatives
  • Al-Anon/Alateen members

Group Services Action Committee

Purpose

  • Strengthen the connection between the assembly and existing groups
  • Encourage each group to have a GR at the assembly
  • Reach out to newly registered groups and unregistered groups to invite participation
  • Keep our mailing list current
  • Record history of the groups and area and to share our past with the groups and area

Members

  • Archives coordinator
  • Alateen coordinator
  • Group records coordinator
  • Area secretary
  • Past delegates
  • District representatives
  • Group representatives
  • Al-Anon/Alateen members

Public Outreach Action Committee

Purpose

  • Plan and carry out our primary purpose through outreach to public and professional communities.
  • Help reach the goal that every person will know that Al-Anon and Alateen are the best resource of help for families and friends of alcoholics.
  • Make getting in touch with Al-Anon and Alateen easier throughout the Iowa Area.

Members

  • Public outreach coordinator
  • Area chairman
  • Area treasurer
  • Past delegates
  • District representatives
  • Group representatives
  • Al-Anon/Alateen members