District 9 General Service November Meeting Zoom Invitation

Coronavirus Updates-AA World Services

About District 9

The purpose of District 9 is to engage in General Service activities within the Conference structure guided by the Twelve Traditions of AA, the AA Service Manual, and the Twelve Concepts for World Service. Service activities are anything that helps to reach a fellow alcoholic, ensures our own recovery, and safeguards the integrity of our Fellowship.

There is no authority except that expressed by the group conscience and communicated to the General Service Representative (GSR) whom the group has elected. The GSRs, in turn, communicate to the Area Conference by vote at the Area Quarterly Assemblies or through the District Committee Member (DCM). District 9 is a service body only; never a government for AA.

District 9 is an unincorporated body within Area 15 with boundaries the same as those of Broward County, Florida. District 9 is autonomous within its boundaries having no authority over any other District in South Florida Area 15; nor is District 9 subservient to any other District in the Area.

Alcoholics Anonymous Preamble

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. There are no dues or fees for A.A. membership; we are self-supporting through our own contributions. A.A. is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy, neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help other alcoholics to achieve sobriety.

© The AA Grapevine, Inc. Reprinted with permission.


By accessing or using this site, you agree to this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy Do not use this site.

We use a third-party service to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor location and behavior patterns.  We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site and to improve and enhance the users experience. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow a third-party to make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. We will never collect personally identifiable information through analytics of our website.