Letter to Grapevine & La Viña Reps

Grapevine News

Here's what's new

  • Tell Us Your Favorite Grapevine Cover and Be Entered to Win a Set of Books
  • Learn More About How to Share Grapevine with Jails and Treatment Centers
  • GV70 Events and Materials

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Tell Us What Your Favorite Cover Is!

Choose from amongst 12 past covers and automatically be entered to win in a drawing a set of Grapevine books.

Deadline to enter is July 31. Seven winners will be announced in the November 2014 issue.

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Besides the cover contest, special events are planned all year long to celebrate Grapevine's 70th anniversary. Beginning now, check www.AAGrapevine.org/GV70 to learn about ways to get involved.

On the website, you will find and events calendar, a photo gallery, and much more. Available for download is the Grapevine Anniversary Kit, which includes a wealth of information for you to create your own events.


Grapevine Daily Quote Book

Over 27,000 people receive the quote in their inbox each day. The quote is available as either an email or on the homepage of www.aagrapevine.org.

Many new inspiring quotes have been added in this second year.

Share the quote by telling your homegroup how to sign up.

Sign up here.

Additionally, the first 365 days of the Grapevine Daily Quote is now available as a pocket-sized book!

Visit the store to learn more.


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 1965 the GSC recommended “that the Grapevine use the services of area committees in promoting the sale of Grapevine at the group and individual level.”

Link to previous factoids

GV on the Road

GV Staff on the Road

Come By and Say, "Hi."

AAGV staff and board members will be attending these coming events:

La Viña 18th Anniversary (Irene D., La Vina editor)
Los Angeles, Calif.
July 19

La Viña 18th Anniversary (Irene D., La Vina editor)
Las Vegas, N.V.
July 25-27

La Viña 18th Anniversary (Irene D., La Vina editor)
Queens, N.Y.
July 28

Missouri State Convention (Ed M., Grapevine Director, Jon W., Senior Editor)
Jefferson City, Mo.
August 1-3

Eastern Canada Regional Forum (Ed M., Grapevine Director, Ami B., Executive Editor/Publisher)
Laval, Quebec, Canada
August 15-17

65th ICYPAA (Andrew W., AAGV Chair, Ami B., Executive Editor/Publisher, Branwynne K., Web Editor)
San Antonio, Texas
August 21-24

See the GV70 page for other upcoming events.