Teleconferences

The WSO Board meetings monthly in an open Teleconference on the Second Saturday at 11:00 to 12:30 Pacific Time. All ACA members are invited to attend the Teleconferences.

Access number for the Teleconference: 712-432-0075, Pin 427266#. Press *6 to mute or un-mute.

You can also attend the Teleconference using your computer.  Click here for information.

The WSO Secretary provides the agendas for the Teleconferences and generates the Teleconference minutes for subsequent review and approval by the WSO Board.

Check here for the latest Teleconference minutes and committee reports, as well as the upcoming agendas.

August 8, 2015 Teleconference Agenda

Agenda

Monthly Teleconference

August 8, 2015

2:00 p.m. EST

Monthly Teleconference

Access number:  712.432.0075, Pin 427266#   Press *6 to mute or un-mute.  Please notify the secretary with changes, additions, or motions for this meeting.

 

A.  Call to Order:  Please be sure that any background noises in your area are eliminated since the sounds make it difficult for participants to hear.  When speaking, please say your name first.  This will help us record your name with your input.  Thank you.

          1)  Open with the Serenity Prayer

          2)  Tradition Eight: Adult Children of Alcoholics should remain forever non-professional, but our service centers may employ special workers. 

 

B.  Roll Call of Board Members:  Larry A., Chair, and Literature Committee Chairperson; Mary Jo L., Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair; Majbrit M., European Committee Chair and Vice Chair; Ines Z, Secretary, Spanish Liaison and Spanish Translations Committee Chair, and Martin C, Finance Committee member.

 

C.  Establish Quorum

 

D.  Guests Introductions: Guests, while this has never been an issue with this Board, as an example to anyone who manages or attends ACA phone bridge meetings, we wish to make you aware that this conference line is used to manage and record our WSO teleconferences.  A caller's phone number and name appears on a dashboard visible only to the WSO Webmaster and the WSO Board.  If you do not wish to disclose your information, feel free to use your phone settings to block your caller ID, or you can also attend this teleconference using your computer.  Instructions for this are on our website Repository under "Teleconference Agendas."

Read more: August 8, 2015 Teleconference Agenda

July Teleconference Agenda

Adult Children of Alcoholics--World Service Organization
Agenda
Monthly Teleconference

July 11, 2015 - 2:00 p.m. EST

Access number:  712.432.0075, Pin 427266#   Press *6 to mute or un-mute.  Please notify the secretary with changes, additions, or motions for this meeting.

A.  Call to Order:  Please be sure that any background noises in your area are eliminated since the sounds make it difficult for participants to hear.  When speaking, please say your name first.  This will help us record your name with your input.  Thank you.

          1)  Open with the Serenity Prayer

          2)  Tradition Seven:  Every ACA group ought to be fully self-supporting, declining outside contributions.

B.  Roll Call of Board Members:  Larry A., Chair, and Literature Committee Chairperson; Mary Jo L., Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair; Majbrit M., European Committee Chair and Vice Chair; Ines Z, Secretary, Spanish Liaison and Spanish Translations Committee Chair, and Martin C, Finance Committee member.

C.  Establish Quorum

D.  Guests Introductions:

After the introductions: Non-Board members are welcome to listen to the Teleconference but are requested to remain silent unless called upon to participate.  We respectfully ask that guests hold their comments until the end of our meeting.  We ask everyone to press *6 if you are not speaking.  If someone needs to talk further, they may do so at the close of the meeting.

E. Minutes: Motion to approve the June 13, 2015Teleconference Minutes as posted on the website. (Joan and Ines)

Read more: July Teleconference Agenda

AGENDA for May 9, 2015 Teleconference

Adult Children of Alcoholics--World Service Organization

Agenda

Monthly Teleconference
Saturday, May 9, 2015
2:00 p.m. EST

Access number:  712.432.0075, Pin 427266#   Press *6 to mute or un-mute.  Please notify the secretary with changes, additions, or motions for this meeting.

A.  Call to Order
          1)  Open with the Serenity Prayer
          2)  Tradition Five:  Each group has but one primary purpose - to carry its message to the adult child who still suffers.

B.  Roll Call of Board Members:  Larry A., Chair, and Literature Committee Chairperson; Mary Jo L., Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair; Majbrit M., European Committee Chair and Vice Chair; Ines Z, Secretary, Spanish Liaison and Spanish Translations Committee Chair, and Martin C, and Finance Committee member.

C.  Establish Quorum

D.  Guests Introductions:

E. Minutes: Motion to approve the April 11, 2015 Teleconference Minutes as posted on the website. (Karen)

Read more: AGENDA for May 9, 2015 Teleconference

Teleconference Agenda June 13, 2015

Adult Children of Alcoholics--World Service Organization

Agenda
Monthly Teleconference
Saturday, June 13, 2015
2:00 p.m. EST

Access number:  712.432.0075, Pin 427266#   Press *6 to mute or un-mute.  Please notify the secretary with changes, additions, or motions for this meeting.

  1. A.Call to Order:
              1)  Open with the Serenity Prayer
              2)  Tradition Six:  An ACA group ought never endorse, finance, or lend the ACA name to any related facility or outside enterprise, lest problems of money, property, and prestige divert us from our primary purpose.

B.  Roll Call of Board Members:  Larry A., Chair, and Literature Committee Chairperson; Mary Jo L., Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair; Majbrit M., European Committee Chair and Vice Chair; Ines Z, Secretary, Spanish Liaison and Spanish Translations Committee Chair; and Martin C, Trustee and Finance Committee member.

C.  Establish Quorum

D.  Guests Introductions:

E. Minutes: Motion to approve the May 9, 2015 Teleconference Minutes as posted on the website. (Joan)

Read more: Teleconference Agenda June 13, 2015

ACA WSO Teleconference Agenda, April 11, 2015

Adult Children of Alcoholics--World Service Organization

Agenda

Monthly Teleconference

Saturday, April 11, 2015

2:00 p.m. EST

Access number: 712.432.0075, Pin 427266#   Press *6 to mute or un-mute. Please notify the secretary with changes, additions, or motions for this meeting.

A. Call to Order: Please be sure that any background noises in your area are eliminated since the sounds make it difficult for participants to hear. When speaking, please say your name first. This will help us record your name with your input. Thank you.

          1) Open with the Serenity Prayer

          2) Tradition Four: Each group is autonomous except in matters affecting other groups or ACA as a whole. We cooperate with all other Twelve-Step programs.

B. Roll Call of Board Members:  Larry A., Chair, and Literature Committee Chairperson; Joan B., Vice Chair and Hospital and Institutions Committee Chair; Mary Jo L., Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair; Karen R, Secretary; Vonnie G., MPS Chair and Trustee; Majbrit M., European Committee Chair and Trustee; Ines Z, Spanish Liaison and Spanish Translations Committee Chair and Trustee, and Martin C, Finance Committee member and Trustee

C. Establish Quorum 

Read more: ACA WSO Teleconference Agenda, April 11, 2015