CoDA Announcements Archives

 

CoDA Board Minutes 7/9/22

August 8th 2022 PDT

CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees Minutes July 9th, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Time Acknowledging that we are all here for our personal recovery. The mission of the CoDA Board of Trustees is to ensure the longevity and fiscal health of the organization, to support the Fellowship’s ongoing service work, to promote CoDA unity and to reach the still suffering codependents. OPENING Attendance and order of round robin – Barbara, Faith, Florence, Joe, Yaniv, Dave (SSC Commi ...Continue Reading

CoDA's History & The Email Lists

August 6th 2022 PDT

The following is a slightly revised version of an email we originally sent on 2/17/16 Did you know that a large portion of CoDA's history since January 2010 is available for all to review in the email list archives? [1]https://codependents.org/coda_email_lists.htm It includes every email ever sent on the public CoDA Email lists. There are 7 lists with differing content: 1. [2]General Announcements - What's new In CoDA & How do things in CoDA work? 2. [3]QSR - Our Quarterly Serv ...Continue Reading

CoDA: You Can Observe The Service Conference On The Net For Free!

August 4th 2022 PDT

Ever been curious what goes on at the yearly CoDA Service Conference (CSC)? For the 3rd year in a row, you can observe all or part of the CSC on an internet platform at no charge! All you have to do is register, and we will send you a link every morning (Mon 8/22/22 - Thurs 8/25/22) for viewing. Please register here as an observer if you're interested! [1]https://2022codaconvention.eventbrite.com/ Your CSC Prep Committee [2]cscprep@codependents.org You can review previous emails h ...Continue Reading

CoDA: The Service Conference Delegate Packet Is Out

July 31st 2022 PDT

Though we expect a few more updates, the delegate packet is out. The latest version will always be the Zip Files here: Complete:[1] https://www.codependents.org/2022_Delegate.Packet.zip Motions: [2]https://www.codependents.org/2022_Motions.zip Not A Motion: [3]https://www.codependents.org/2022_Not_Motions.zip or you can download single files 1 at a time here: [4]https://coda.org/delegate-package-2022/ We'd also like to remind you that it is CoDA's hope that the Delegates will g ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Meeting, Sat, August 6th, 8 AM PDT

July 28th 2022 PDT

CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees August 6th, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Daylight Time (Please adjust for your time zone) How To Join A Zoom Meeting: [1]https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Zoom-meeting Join Zoom Meeting [2]https://zoom.us/j/96821037645 Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645 One tap mobile [3]+13462487799,,96821037645# US (Houston) [4]+16465588656,,96821037645# US (New York) Dial by your location [5]+1 346 248 7799 US ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Free Literature, New Healthy Meetings Pamphlet

July 26th 2022 PDT

To the CoDA Fellowship, Did you know that CoDA currently offers the fellowship 20 Free recovery pamphlets in English and an additional 17 in Spanish? A new pamphlet has just been released in both English and Spanish entitled, "Healthy Meetings Matter"/ "Reuniones Saludables". Any or all may be downloaded from this page: [1]https://coda.org/meeting-materials/service-materials/ [2]board@coda.org You can review previous emails here: [3]https://codependents.org/cgi-bin/ ...Continue Reading

CoDA's You Tube Channel

July 25th 2022 PDT

CoDA now has our own You Tube Channel! [1]https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0oWXZDpoVdKbyJ0YDh1zTQ/playlists For those more used to You Tube, You will find most of the CoDA audio files from codependents.org; + 4 unique videos, & the recent Ken & Mary R (our founders) workshop: [2]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U2JefAJ_fok&list=PLEQVATeN2_2oOcfc8BxOLKda-PItabeXa&index=5&t=4s The Ken & Mary audio with photo is an upgrade, the CoDA Events Committee was able to remove some silences. ...Continue Reading

CoDA Strategic Plan 2022-2024

July 23rd 2022 PDT

To the CoDA Fellowship, Your Board of trustees has developed a 2 year plan to address both the strengths & weaknesses in our fellowship; both addressing how to continue CoDA's high level of service and how to improve it. This document is too long to effectively send in an email body, so it is available for downloading as a pdf file. Please consider downloading it here: [1]https://www.codependents.org/CSP.6.12.22.pdf [2]board@coda.org You can review previous emails here: [3]http ...Continue Reading

CoRe (CoDA Publications) News

July 20th 2022 PDT

Announcing NEW Spanish CoDA Literature Joy In The Journey, Recover With Color “Joy In The Journey, Recover With Color” is an 83-page coloring book designed as a creative outlet for the recovery journey. There are 36 original illustrations to color. All of these amazing illustrations were inspired by CoDA’s 12 Steps, 12 Traditions, and 12 Promises. In addition to wonderful illustrations to color, there are beautiful picture-framed areas to capture thoughts and ideas. Price $15.00. I ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Minutes 6/4/22

July 18th 2022 PDT

CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees Minutes June 4th, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Time Acknowledging that we are all here for our personal recovery. The mission of the CoDA Board of Trustees is to ensure the longevity and fiscal health of the organization, to support the Fellowship’s ongoing service work, to promote CoDA unity and to reach the still suffering codependents. OPENING Attendance and order of round robin – Barbara, Faith, Florence, Joe, Katherine, Yaniv, Kevi ...Continue Reading

Have You Considered Doing CoDA Service At The World Level?

July 11th 2022 PDT

CoDA members, such as yourself, are a valuable asset to our recovery program! We would love you to consider joining a committee at the world level! It's a great way to give back and for you to truly make a difference! Many have personally found doing service to be a great way to learn to set boundaries and say no when we need or want to. Especially early on, some need to learn what limits are, and service in CoDA is a great way to practice in a safe environment. It’s also an excellent way t ...Continue Reading

Proper Use of the CoDA Logo

July 8th 2022 PDT

[1]https://coda.org/proper-use-of-the-coda-logo/ This is the CoDA Seal; it is a registered trademark. Use of this mark is only allowed under a Trademark License Agreement, which agreement may allow customization by adding the name of an Intergroup or Voting Entity to the outside perimeter of the seal and/or translation of the words within the circle other than “CoDA”. No other changes are permitted. Please contact [2]board@coda.org. CoDA groups may use the following seals on their letterhead ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Of Trustees Seeking New Members

July 5th 2022 PDT

Please consider doing service as a Board of Trustee for: CoDA ~ Codependents Anonymous Incorporated CoRe ~ CoDA Resource Publishing Incorporated CoDA members - Please consider doing service with the CoDA Board of Trustees. The Board has many things they would like to accomplish. However, achieving those goals is limited by the small number of Trustees at present. The CoDA Board needs people who have a few hours a week (around 10 hours, as the CoDA Service Conference approaches). Here ...Continue Reading

From The CoDA Board

July 1st 2022 PDT

In regard to the recent controversial political and religious issues happening in the United States of America, the Co-Dependents Anonymous (CoDA) Board of Trustees has received some concerns from the Fellowship in our decisions for where we host our World CoDA Service Conference (CSC) and International CoDA Convention (ICC). We remind the Fellowship that the CoDA Board of Trustees are bound by the spiritual guiding principles of the Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions and the Twelve Service Concepts ...Continue Reading

CHANGE: CoDA Board Meeting, Sat, July 9th. 8 AM PDT

June 26th 2022 PDT

Due to the holiday weekend, the Board voted to move the monthly meeting forward to the following Saturday on the 9th. CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees July 9th, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Daylight Time (Please adjust for your time zone) How To Join A Zoom Meeting: [1]https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Zoom-meeting Join Zoom Meeting [2]https://zoom.us/j/96821037645 Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645 One tap mobile [3]+13462487799,,96821037645 ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Meeting, Sat, July 2nd. 8 AM PDT

June 23rd 2022 PDT

CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees July 2nd, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Daylight Time (Please adjust for your time zone) How To Join A Zoom Meeting: [1]https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Zoom-meeting Join Zoom Meeting [2]https://zoom.us/j/96821037645 Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645 One tap mobile [3]+13462487799,,96821037645# US (Houston) [4]+16465588656,,96821037645# US (New York) Dial by your location [5]+1 346 248 7799 US ( ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Minutes 5/7/22

June 14th 2022 PDT

CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees Minutes May 7th, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Time Acknowledging that we are all here for our personal recovery. The mission of the CoDA Board of Trustees is to ensure the longevity and fiscal health of the organization, to support the Fellowship’s ongoing service work, to promote CoDA unity and to reach the still suffering codependents. OPENING Attendance and order of round robin – Barbara, Faith, Joe, Katherine, Yaniv, Terry D. (Hospi ...Continue Reading

CoDA: The Service Conference Motions Are Out

June 11th 2022 PDT

Hello To The CoDA Fellowship! First, we wanted to let you know that all of the on time CoDA Service Conference (CSC) motions are out. You can download them in 1 Zip file here: [1]https://www.codependents.org/2022_Motions.zip . This link will be good with any & all motions updates through conference. Many are also already available on the website; the rest will be up soon if you prefer to download 1 at a time: [2]https://coda.org/delegate-package-2022/ Please pass this on to other ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Service Conference Is Coming Up Soon! (Update)

May 28th 2022 PDT

Dear Fellowship. You may have seen this email on the Group Service Rep List (GSR), but we are also sending it directly to our fellowship members, as not all intergroups have signed up for the GSR list. If you haven't heard, this year Voting Entities (VE's) will be able to submit motions to the CoDA Service conference (CSC) just like a World Service Committee. Is there anything your Intergroup, State Organization, Province, or Country would like to see changed? Now's your chance! VE Motio ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Meeting, Sat, June 4th. 8 AM PDT

May 28th 2022 PDT

CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees June 4th, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Daylight Time (Please adjust for your time zone) How To Join A Zoom Meeting: [1]https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-Joining-a-Zoom-meeting Join Zoom Meeting [2]https://zoom.us/j/96821037645 Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645 One tap mobile [3]+13462487799,,96821037645# US (Houston) [4]+16465588656,,96821037645# US (New York) Dial by your location [5]+1 346 248 7799 US ( ...Continue Reading

CoDA Literature Comittee Requests Daily Meditation Submissions

May 26th 2022 PDT

Lighting Our Path: Daily Meditations for Recovering Codependents Have you ever heard a share or shared something in a meeting that you wish you had written down? Sharing our experience, strength, and hope is part of our recovery. Sharing in writing carries the message to many codependents. Perhaps you have already written something in your journal or maybe you have submitted a short piece to Co-NNections, now called CoDA’s Weekly Reading. Is there a quote from CoDA literature that has help ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Minutes 4/2/22

May 21st 2022 PDT

CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees Minutes April 2nd, 2022 Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Time Acknowledging that we are all here for our personal recovery. The mission of the CoDA Board of Trustees is to ensure the longevity and fiscal health of the organization, to support the Fellowship’s ongoing service work, to promote CoDA unity and to reach the still suffering codependents. OPENING Attendance and order of Round Robin – Barbara, Faith, Katherine, Yaniv, Caryn T (Co-NNecti ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Service Conference Is Coming Up Soon!

May 16th 2022 PDT

Dear Fellowship. You may have seen this email on the Group Service Rep List (GSR), but we are also sending it directly to our fellowship members, as not all intergroups have signed up for the GSR list. If you haven't heard, this year Voting Entities (VE's) will be able to submit motions to the CoDA Service conference (CSC) just like a World Service Committee. Is there anything your Intergroup, State Organization, Province, or Country would like to see changed? Now's your chance! VE Motio ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Searching For Professional Literature Editor

May 4th 2022 PDT

Dear Fellowship. The CoDA Board is in search of a Developmental Editor to assist our CoDA Literature Committee (CLC) in the development/editing of a new book, entitled Growing Up in CoDA: Becoming Emotionally Mature. The content of the book includes nine chapters, exercises, and member stories. Growing Up in CoDA expands the inner child and reparenting information that was included in our basic text, Co-Dependents Anonymous. The new book is meant to describe how the disease of codependency ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Representing Your Area At The August 2022 Service Conference

May 3rd 2022 PDT

Announcing Our First Hybrid CoDA Service Conference! (Internet And In Person) August 22-25 Rapid City, South Dakota And on the Internet! Representing Your Area at The CoDA Service Conference (CSC) What Is A Voting Entity? (VE) It is a region, state or country that represents the CoDA meetings in a given area. VE’s are each allowed to send up to 2 delegates. We are excited to share that our intent for 2022 and moving forward is to have a hybrid (Internet AND in person) CSC! The starti ...Continue Reading
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