Letter to Grapevine & La Viña Reps

Grapevine News

Here's what's new for August

  • New Book: Making Amends
  • Annual Photo Contest 
  • 4 Seasons of Service with GV/LV
  • Opening for a Grapevine Non-trustee Director  

Download the entire Grapevine News.

The great news is that our online subscriptions continue to grow, but we still need your help. Please tell your friends!

Click here to access previous editions of the GV Newsletters.

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4 Seasons of Service with Grapevine & La Viña

Join members from your Region in sharing your experience with Grapevine and La Viña.
Your story could be selected for a special section about service in 2018

Click here to learn more

Carry the Message Poster

You can help carry the message to alcoholics in need. Learn more about how to use Grapevine and La Viña in Twelfth Step work by checking out this poster, which you can also post in your homegroup.

To see an example of a Grapevine Area Chair's plan of action to get the magazines into jails, homes and other facilities, please visit our website: www.aagrapevine.org/specialdelivery. You will find useful tips and fliers for downloading.



Does Your Group Need a GVR?

What does a GVR do?

  • Announce the latest issue at your meeting
  • Talk about the magazine's content - the stories make great topics for discussion
  • Encourage your group to participate by sending in stories, art work or jokes
  • Spread the word about Grapevine's new services and products

How do I get started?

  • Offer to be of service - let your home group know that you are interested.
  • Register with us online
  • You will receive a complete information kit from the Grapevine office.

Grapevine Factoid

In 1971, it was recommended, “all delegates return to their home groups with a determination to begin thinking of the Grapevine as a major tool in helping to achieve and maintain sobriety.”

Link to previous factoids

GV on the Road

GV Staff on the Road

Ami B., Executive Editor/Publisher will be attending an Area 09 Grapevine Writers Workshop, in Costa Mesa, CA on July 15.
Irene D., La Viña Editor will be attending LV’s 21st Anniversary in Oxnard, CA on July 22 – 23.
Ami B., Executive Editor/Publisher will be attending the 59th ICYPAA in Chicago, IL on Aug. 17 – 20.