The Carry the Message Project

This project offers ways to sponsor Grapevine and La Viña subscriptions for alcoholics in need.

Your help is needed!

There are 3 ways to participate in the Carry The Message (CTM) Project.

If You Know The Recipient

To sponsor a GV or LV subscription for someone you know:

a) Call AAGV. Inc’s customer service numbers: 800.631.6025 (US & Canada) or 818.487.2091 (International)


b) Fill out the Gift Subscription card found inside of each magazine issue and mail it in.

For Unknown Recipients

To sponsor a CTM subscription for unknown alcoholics in need or to fulfill subscription requests that have been received by AAGrapevine from the Corrections desk; individual members, groups, areas or districts may purchase subscriptions for these individuals and distribute as desired by:

a) Contact in the Grapevine office to arrange anonymous sponsorship of a CTM subscription for alcoholics behind bars.


b) Sponsor a subscription by purchasing a Print Subscription Gift Certificate at and forward your confirmation email to your Area Chair or local   service committee for redemption.


Q: Can a check be sent to the GV Office to sponsor these subscriptions?
A: No. Grapevine cannot accept contributions but if you email the GV Office at, we can help you sponsor as many subscriptions as you’d like.

Q: Can GV make sure that sponsored subscriptions go to my area only?
A: AAGV will do its best, but we may not have a subscription request from your area.