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

Recent Announcements:

  • The latest issue of The DA Focus—the official service newsletter of Debtors Anonymous—is now available. [Download]
  • Consider serving at the World Level of D.A. as a General Service Board Trustee or recommend a member for service to one of the four (4) GSB positions currently open, as well as multiple Appointed Committee Member and Project Contributor positions. Visit www.debtorsanonymous.org/service
  • Fellowship-wide calls with live speaker shares use the U.S. call-in phone number: 1-605-472-5540, access code: 617093#. International phone numbers (and online access) are available at debtorsanonymous.org/call-in-access. The Online Meeting ID is darecovery1. Let members know to mark their calendars for these upcoming events:
    • Sunday, December 13, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, “Tradition Ten,” presented by the GSB Communications and Technology Committee (CommTech)
    • Sunday, December 20, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Topic TBA, presented by the WSC Resource Development Committee
    • Saturday January 16, from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time, “Newcomers,” presented by the WSC Public Information Committee
    • Sunday, February 7, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Topic TBA, presented by the WSC Spiritually Sustainable Earning Caucus
    • Sunday, February 21, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, “Race and Debt,” presented by the Underserved and Under-represented Outreach Caucus
    • Sunday, March 21, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Topic TBA, presented by the WSC Resource Development Committee
    • Sunday, March 28, from 1 – 2 p.m. Eastern Time, “Ask-the-GSB: Literature and Literature Licensing and Translations Update,” presented by the GSB Long Range Planning Committee (LRPC)
    • Sunday, April 11, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Topic TBA, presented by the WSC Spiritually Sustainable Earning Caucus
    • Sunday, June 20, from 1 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, Topic TBA, presented by the WSC Resource Development Committee
    • Sunday, July 25, from 1 – 2 p.m. Eastern Time, “Ask-the-GSB: D.A. Finances,” presented by the GSB Long Range Planning Committee (LRPC)
  • Seeking member recovery stories for the D.A.  Basic Text [Flyer]
  • Seeking member written submissions for the D.A. Daily Reader Book [Flyer]
  • Seeking member stories for the “D.A. Voices from the Black Community” pamphlet [Flyer]
  • The D.A. General Service Board of Trustees has released the following announcement regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and the temporary reduced hours of onsite General Service Office operations: Click Here to View
  • Make temporary updates to your meeting listing on the world D.A. website. Temporary updates—teleconference or video conference numbers, meeting closures, meeting contact info—will appear in red on your meeting listing and will revert back to the original listing upon request after your meeting starts up in person: www.debtorsanonymous.org/temp-meeting-update
  • D.A. pamphlets are now available — individually and bundled together — on Kindle! Visit debtorsanonymous.org/ebooks
  • Members can download the list of Motions and Recommendations from the 2020 World Service Conference [Document]

Ongoing Announcements:

  • Please encourage D.A. members at meetings to Subscribe to eNews to receive all D.A. announcements!
    ▻ Members can subscribe at debtorsanonymous.org/enews
    ▻ 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 debtorsanonymous.org/share
  • If it fits in your spending plan, please increase your 7th Tradition contributions to support the Fellowship! Members can donate at debtorsanonymous.org/contribute

D.A. Announcements to print and distribute

November 24, 2020
The DA Focus newsletter—4th Quarter Issue

Release date November 18, 2020
World Service Opportunities

Release date October 9, 2020
WSC-SSEC Fellowship-wide Call—November 1, 2020

Release date September 21, 2020
Ways & Means magazine—3rd Quarter Issue

Release date August 20, 2020
WSC 2020 Motions and Recommendations

Release date August 3, 2020
The DA Focus newsletter—3rd Quarter Issue

Release date July 24, 2020
WSC-PI Fellowship-wide Call—July 26, 2020

Release date July 13, 2020
2020 Fellowship Day flyer – August 15, 2020

Release date July 8, 2020
WSC-UUOC Fellowship-wide Call —July 12, 2020

Release date July 5, 2020
Job listing: Part-time D.A. Office Manager in Needham, MA

Release date July 3, 2020
Ask-the-GSB Fellowship-wide Call—July 19, 2020

Release date June 29, 2020
International HIP Awareness Day—July 11, 2020

Release date June 25, 2020
Seeking Stories for D.A. Basic Text flyer

Release date June 20, 2020
Ways & Means magazine — 2nd quarter issue

Release date June 10, 2020
WSC-RDC Fellowship-wide Call — June 13, 2020

Release date June 9, 2020
GSB-CSC Fellowship-wide Call — July 25, 2020

Release date June 9, 2020
GSB-CSC Fellowship-wide Call — June 21, 2020

Release date June 8, 2020
WSC-BDA Fellowship-wide Call — June 28, 2020

Release date June 1, 2020
Registration Packet for 2020 Virtual World Service Conference

Release date May 31, 2020
The DA Focus newsletter — 2nd Quarter issue

Release date May 30, 2020
D.A. pamphlets are now available on Kindle

Release date May 23, 2020
Stories needed for D.A. Black Voices pamphlet

Release date May 5, 2020
WSC-PI Fellowship-wide Call — June 7, 2020

Release date April 30, 2020
WSC-IC Fellowship-wide Call — May 31, 2020

Release date April 24, 2020
GSB-PI Fellowship-wide Call — May 2, 2020

Release date April 12, 2020
List of Promise 6 Day events open to all D.A. members

Release date April 11, 2020
WSC PI Fellowship-wide Call — April 19, 2020

Release date April 8, 2020
Applications for John H. Scholarships due April 21, 2020

Release date April 4, 2020
Deadline extended to submit Daily Reader Meditations — June 1, 2020

Release date April 1, 2020
John H. Scholarship Fund extended — April 15, 2020

Release date April 1, 2020
Updated Promise Day 6 flyer — April 25, 2020

Release date March 26, 2020
WSC-IC Fellowship-wide Call — March, 29, 2020

Release date March 24, 2020
BDA Fellowship-wide Call — April 5, 2020

Release date March 21, 2020
Open Service Positions on the D.A. General Service Board

Release date March 20, 2020
Ways & Means magazine — 1st Quarter Issue

Release date March 16, 2020
Guide to help get your meeting online quickly

Release date March 15, 2020
Coronavirus update from the D.A.-GSB

Release date March 15, 2020
Promise 6 Day flyer

Release date March 14, 2020
Call for Stories/Photos for May/June Magazine

Release date February 19, 2020
The DA Focus newsletter — 1st Quarter Issue

Release date January 28, 2020
PI Com Fellowship-wide Call — Feb 2, 2020

Release date December 31, 2019
Promise Six Day flyer — April 25, 2020

Release date December 31, 2019
Ways & Means magazine — 4th Quarter Issue

Release date December 31, 2019
BDA Fellowship-wide Call — Jan 26, 2020

Release date December 23, 2019
Bidding open for 2020/2023 WSC site

Release date December 19, 2019
Meet the GSB flyer — Feb 8, 2020

Release date December 1, 2019
End of Year Charitable Contribution flyer

Release date November 22, 2019
The DA Focus newsletter — 4th Quarter issue

Release date October 31, 2019
BDA Fellowship-wide Call — Nov 24, 2019

Release date October 31, 2019
GSB Fellowship-wide Call — Nov 17, 2019

Release date October 21, 2019
GSB Trustees — Call for Service

Release date October 21, 2019
RDC Fellowship-wide Call — Oct 26, 2019

Release date September 10, 2019
Ask-The-GSB Fellowship-wide Call — Sep 15, 2019

Release date August 22, 2019
WSC 2019 Motions and Recommendations

Release date August 12, 2019
Ways & Means magazine — 3rd Quarter Issue

Release date July 19, 2019
Fellowship-wide Call • Fellowship Day Language Sessions • Aug 10, 2019

Release date July 10, 2019
Fellowship-wide Call • Fellowship Day 12 Steps Sessions • Aug 10, 2019

Release date July 10, 2019
Ask-the-GSB Fellowship-wide Call — July 14, 2019

Release date Jun 23, 2019
Pre-Conference Orientation Calls flyer

Release date Jun 23, 2019
The DA Focus newsletter — 3rd Quarter issue

Release date Jun 8, 2019
BDA Fellowship-wide Call — July 7, 2019

Release date Jun 2, 2019
WSC-PI Fellowship-wide Call — June 30, 2019

Release date Jun 2, 2019
WSC-FCC Fellowship-wide Call — June 23, 2019

Release date Jun 2, 2019
Ask-the-GSB Fellowship-wide Call — June 9, 2019

Release date May 19, 2019
The DA Focus newsletter — 2nd Quarter issue

Release date May 6, 2019
FCC Fellowship-wide Call on May 19, 2019

Release date May 5, 2019
International HIP Awareness Day—July 13, 2019

Release date May 2, 2019
GSB Fellowship-wide Call on June 2, 2019

Release date Apr 27, 2019
GSB Fellowship-wide Call on May 5, 2019

Release date Apr 16, 2019
Host the 2020 and/or 2021 WSC

Release date Apr 7, 2019
PI Fellowship-wide Call on Apr. 14, 2019

Release date Mar 31, 2019
Ideal Spending Plan request

Release date Mar 24, 2019
BDA Fellowship-wide Call on Mar. 31, 2019

Release date Mar 21, 2019
GSO Relocation Request to Intergroups

Release date Mar 10, 2019
The DA Focus newsletter — 1st Quarter issue

Release date Mar 7, 2019
The Intergroup Handbook is now available

Release date Mar 6, 2019
Request for Service Stories for Special Issue

Release date Feb 28, 2019
GSB Fellowship-wide Call on Mar. 24, 2019

Release date Feb 25, 2019
SSEC Fellowship-wide Call on Apr. 7, 2019

Release date Feb 17, 2019
Debtors Anonymous Anniversary Appeal

Release date Feb 17, 2019
Call for 2019 WSC Remote Participants

Release date Feb 10, 2019
Ways & Means magazine — 1st Quarter BDA issue

Release date Feb 7, 2019
Registration Packet for 2019 World Service Conference

Release date Jan 27, 2019
John H. Scholarship Fund — 2019 flyer

Release date Jan 25, 2019
FCC Fellowship-wide Call on Feb. 3, 2019

Release date Jan 19, 2019
IG Caucus Fellowship-wide Call on Mar 3, 2019

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

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

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

Release date Dec 10, 2018
GSB Fellowship-wide Call on 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 on Dec 16, 2018

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

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

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

Release date Nov 2, 2018
BDA Fellowship-wide Call on 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 on 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 on Oct 28, 2018

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

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

Release date Sep 16, 2018
GSB-PI Fellowship-wide Call on 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:
Announcing D.A. Announcements