From the March 2011 magazine.

Get The Word Out

A service-loving member has a unique plan to reach out the hand of AA

“AA Intergroup, this is Kenneth, how may I help you?”

“What I want to know is why I have to go to Florida and pay $500 before you can help me!”

“What are you talking about, man?” I said to the caller. “This is AA. It’s free if you want it. I’m a volunteer answering the phone. I don’t want your money!”

 “Well I just called your 800 number and they told me I had to make a $500 down payment and get an assessment at your center in Florida!”

“I don’t know who you called buddy, but it was not Alcoholics Anonymous!”

We both...

-- Ken C.

North Carolina

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