“I am responsible …
When anyone, anywhere, reaches out for help,
I want the hand of A.A. always to be there.
And for that, I am responsible.”
The 12th Step volunteer performs a vital role for the alcoholic in crisis. You can provide support and a message that can only come from a fellow alcoholic. Whether on the phone or in person, your service is invaluable to not only the caller but also to your own program of recovery.
We would not be so successful if it were not for our tireless volunteers. There are so many opportunities to be of service, so pick one that’s right for you. We have, of course, our Intergroup Reps Intergroup Representative Information who represent our individual groups. Join a home-group and find out how you can be of service in this capacity. Here are a few others:
Steering Committee: Chair, Vice-Chair, Treasurer, Secretary, and Volunteer Coordinator
Central Office Volunteers: Ever wonder what exactly Central Office is, why we need one or even what we do here? Become a Central Office volunteer and find out! 3 hour shifts are available Mon – Fri, between 9am-6pm on site at Central Office answering phones, coordinating 12 Step calls, selling literature and assisting members and the general public with information about Alcoholics Anonymous. This service position is a great way to meet other members of our Fellowship and to dive into the treasure of Central Office…our literature! Oahu Central Office Job Description
After Hours Phone Angels: Are you a night owl? Do you enjoy talking on the phone? Have incoming calls routed to your house/cell phone when Central Office is closed! After Hours shifts available are: 6pm-7am (Mon-Fri); and 6am-Midnight and Midnight-6am (Sat-Sun) After-Hour Phone Angel Volunteer Job Description
Transportation: Would you like to assist new comers, visitors or members in need to meetings? This is a new service we began in the fall of 2016 and thus far have helped an average of 6 people to meetings a week. Please become a part of the solution to be the hand of AA by transporting members to meetings.
Language Translators: Do you speak a 2nd language or speak sign language? We have members call regularly about possible translation into Illocano, Chuckeeze, Japanese and American Sign Language etc… If so please sign up to become an interpreter.
Have a knack for organization? The Oahu Intergroup Activities Committee is always in need of volunteers to support our Oahu AA activities. The committee meets on the second Monday of every month, call the Office Manager the time and location. Come on down and become a part of Island wide recovery.
Want to get into service? For More Information Call our Central Office Manager at 808-946-1438.