CoDA Announcements Archives

 

Have You Considered Doing CoDA Service At The World Level?

January 6th 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 ...Continue Reading

Happy New Year From Your CoDA Board!

January 5th 2022 PDT

         Happy New Year from your CoDA Inc Board of Trustees!We wish to thank our Fellowship Service Worker Geff who coordinated, plus the 38 individual CoDA meetings that sponsored our annual CoDA-Thon!We had a total of 97 meetings held over Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day! board@coda.org  You can review previous emails here: https://codependents.org/cgi-bin/dada/mail.cgi/list/main/ If you have a friend who would like to subscribe, ple ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Meeting, Sat, January 8th, 8 AM PST

January 4th 2022 PDT

         CoDA, Inc. Board of TrusteesJanuary 8th, 2021Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Time(Please adjust for your time zone)   Join Zoom Meeting /https://zoom.us/j/96821037645//Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645//One tap mobile//+13462487799,,96821037645#// US (Houston)//+16465588656,,96821037645#// US (New York)//Dial by your location//+1 346 248 7799// US (Houston)//+1 646 558 8656// US (New York)//+1 669 900 9128// US (San Jose)//+1 253 215 8782 ...Continue Reading

Proper Use of the CoDA Logo

January 3rd 2022 PDT

     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 board@coda.org.CoDA groups may use the following seals on their letterheads, news ...Continue Reading

New Year's Codathon Schedule

December 29th 2021 PDT

Dear CoDA Fellowship, Here's a reminder for the New Year's Eve & New Year's Day CoDAthon (Marathon on line meetings) schedule. There are a few additions & updates also. The latest lists through New Years Day are here:https://www.codependents.org/codathon.htm If you missed our previous emails, many internet and phone CoDA meetings are involved in collaboration to get as close as possible to 24 hours consecutive meetigns on December 31st & January 1st.       Please sprea ...Continue Reading

Final 1st Week CoDAthon Meetings Update

December 22nd 2021 PDT

Dear CoDA Fellowship, Since our original email, over 25% more meetings have joined the CoDAthon! The latest lists through New Years Day will be here:https://www.codependents.org/codathon.htm If you missed our previous emails, many internet and phone CoDA meetings are involved in trying to get as close as possible to 24 hours straight on all 4 upcoming holidays: December 24th & 25th; & December 31st & January 1st.       Please spread the word!   In Service,codathon ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Minutes 12/4/21

December 22nd 2021 PDT

   *CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees**Minutes* *December 4th, 2021*Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific TimeAcknowledging 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.*Members in Attendance** **– *Barbara, Faith, Florence, Joe, Katherine, Yaniv, Terry D (H&I Chair - Chairs Forum rep ...Continue Reading

Holiday CoDAthon Meetings Updates

December 20th 2021 PDT

Dear CoDA Fellowship, There are more meetings joining the CoDAthon everyday. Rather than sending you tons of large emails, we hope you will check this link for updates frequently. It lists all participating meetings, along with dates, times, & log in information. It can also be printed & shared with others!      https://www.codependents.org/codathon.htm If you missed Sunday Night's email, many internet and phone CoDA meetings are going to be going as close as possible to 24 hours st ...Continue Reading

Holiday CoDAthon Meetings

December 19th 2021 PDT

Dear CoDA Fellowship, As we wrote last week, there will be marathon CoDA meetings on both of the upcoming holidays. CoDA would like to express our gratitude to the meetings that are offering a safe space for the Co-Dependent who is suffering during the holidays. Below, you will find a list for each of the 4 days of all special holiday meetings. We also suggest checking the CoDA internet & phone meeting locator athttps://coda.org/find-a-meeting/online-meetings/ for additional resources. Because this pr ...Continue Reading

CoDA Is Seeking Meetings Willing To Sponsor Holiday CoDA-thon Meetings

December 15th 2021 PDT

Dear CoDA Fellowship,First, thank you for opening this email!For those who are not aware, a "CoDAthon" is a non-stop series of meetings during the holidays, especially geared towards the Co-Dependent who still suffers. It's especially helpful for those without family or those who would benefit from additional support during the holiday season. The idea originated decades ago in at least one other 12 step group. The CoDA alt meetings started doing similar fairly early this century. The last several years, these ...Continue Reading

CoDA Is Seeking A Fellowship Service Worker

December 8th 2021 PDT

Announcing an opportunity to become a Fellowship Service Worker (Tradition Eight).Your work will include supporting our standing committees; principally the Hospitals and Institutions Committee (H&I).In order to complete these services, you need an up-to-date computer, printer, internet access, and a familiarity with Word and Excel. A scanner may be provided.Choose your own hours. Flexible hours and remote working opportunity. You will be reimbursed at the standard rate for Fellowship Service Workers.Also you can submit ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board F2F Workgroup Minutes November 21, 2021

December 4th 2021 PDT

         *CoDA Board of Trustees **F2F (**Face-to Face) Workgroup Minutes *  *November 21, 2021*  Day/Time: Sunday  8-9:15 am Pacific Time *Board Mission Statement* /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&nbs ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board F2F Workgroup Minutes October 17, 2021

December 4th 2021 PDT

         *CoDA Board** **of Trustees Meeting* *F2F Workgroup **Minutes *  *October 17, 2021*  Day/Time: Sunday  8-9:15 am Pacific  9-10:15 am Guatemala        10 am -11:15 am Central 11 am-12:15 pm Eastern 12 Noon-1:15 pm Atlantic 6:00-7:15 pm Israel  *Board Mission Statement* /Acknowledging that we are all here for our personal recovery, ...Continue Reading

CoDA January Public Board Meeting Moved To 1/8 Due to New Year's Day

December 4th 2021 PDT

   The next public CoDA Board meeting has been moved from January 1st to January 8th at 8:00 AM Pacific Time in observance of New Year's Day.Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/96821037645Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645One tap mobile+13462487799,,96821037645# US (Houston)+16465588656,,96821037645# US (New York)Dial by your location+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)+1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose)+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)+1 31 ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Minutes 11/6/21

December 3rd 2021 PDT

   *CoDA, Inc. Board of Trustees**Minutes* *November 6th, 2021*Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am PT/10 am -11:30 pm CT & Guatemala/11 am-12:30 pm ET/12 Noon-1:30 pm AT*/*6:00-7:30 pm Israel/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./ *Attendance – *Bar ...Continue Reading

Correction: CoDA Board Meeting, Sat, DECEMBER 4th, 8 AM PST

December 3rd 2021 PDT

         CoDA, Inc. Board of TrusteesDecember 4th, 2021Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am Pacific Time(Please adjust for your time zone)   Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/96821037645Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645One tap mobile+13462487799,,96821037645# US (Houston)+16465588656,,96821037645# US (New York)Dial by your location+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)+1 669 900 9128 US (San Jose)+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)+1 301 715 8592&n ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Minutes 10/2/21

December 2nd 2021 PDT

   *CoDA Board of Trustees** Minutes * *Oct 2nd, 2021*Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am PT/10 am -11:30 pm CT & Guatemala/11 am-12:30 pm ET/12 Noon-1:30 pm AT*/*6:00-7:30 pm Israel*Members in attendance: *Barbara, Faith, Florence, Joe, Katherine, Yaniv, Jay (Outreach Chair, Chairs Forum representative), Gail*CONSENT AGENDA (8:05 am – 8:10 am – 5 min)*JP Morgan Chase Checking$ 215,286.17JP Morgan Chase Savings$ 220,408.55National Bank of Arizona$ 100,687.27Total Assets$ *536,381.99**Accept Consent Ag ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Audio/Video Subcomittee Seeks Members

November 26th 2021 PDT

*_Communication Committee’s Audio/Visual/Media  _**_Subcommittee is looking for Volunteers!_*The AVM (audio/visual/media) subcommittee of the Communication Committee is looking for people interested in helping in several parts of this new area for CoDA, *YouTube*!  Are you looking to do service for the fellowship in a new and exciting way?  We are looking for your help!We are looking for those with an interest and experience in the following areas:  writing, creating, or editing original content of v ...Continue Reading

Literature Committee Seeks Stories On How CoDA Literature Has Helped You

November 22nd 2021 PDT

Hello CoDA Fellowship,   Your Literature Committee has decided to undertake an ambitious project. We have committed to creating a new daily meditation reader, similar to /In this Moment. /We are looking for/ /written/ /submissions from members that reflect inspiration and growth gained by reading CoDA literature. We hope you will participate in this exciting venture, which is intended to reach the still suffering codependent. As a bonus, many find this kind of short, focused writing enhances their own recovery ...Continue Reading

CoDA: 2022 CSC/ICC Announcement

November 14th 2021 PDT

The 2022 CoDA Service Conference (CSC) will be hybrid (In person and internet) August 21 – 25, 2021 in Rapid City, South Dakota. The CSC is CoDA’s annual business meeting. Delegates to CSC elect trusted servants, review budgets and expenditures, authorize literature, and develop goals for our organization and a plan to reach those goals. All CoDA members are welcome to observe the CSC.Following the CSC, the International CoDA Convention (ICC), Do Big Things in Recovery, will be held August 26-28 at the same place. The I ...Continue Reading

November is CoDA Gratitude Month

November 13th 2021 PDT

What is Gratitude Month all about?In gratitude to our Higher Power and to Co-Dependents Anonymous, Inc.(CoDA), the 2014 CoDA Service Conference (CSC) has designated November as a time for individuals, local meetings, Intergroups and Voting Entities to give thanks for how CoDA has helped them to live life. Coda Service Conference (CSC) suggests that groups at all levels sponsor Gratitude Month by sending donations to the CoDA entities of their choice and/or by donating additional service to the CoDA entity of their choic ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Step Study Groups

November 11th 2021 PDT

Step Study - What Is it?? Have you ever heard of a Step Study? Or a Step Study Meeting?It is a way to work through the Steps with a group. It requires a commitment to the work, and generally takes a year or more to get through the Steps and Traditions.How Does It Work? There are some different writings on how this works - this is just one.Someone (most likely someone who already sponsors) wants to start a group study of the Steps and announces at their meeting or intergroup that they are starting one. The person that is ...Continue Reading

CoDA: Check out Codependents.org!

November 7th 2021 PDT

*Check out Codependents.org!*Have you ever wondered if you could listen to the Fellowship Forums at your leisure?  How about the 2021 End of Winter Retreat speakers?  Or maybe the 2020 and 2021 International Convention speakers?  Also, there are some short audios from various people in recovery about CoDA, recordings from United Kingdom speakers, and a Ken and Mary workshop.All this can be found at codependents.org! Follow the links on the main page www.codependents.org and all is available to you.  ...Continue Reading

CoDA Co-NNections Is Seeking New Members

November 6th 2021 PDT

Do you love reading? Do you benefit from hearing recovery stories? Do you love listening to the heartbeat of someone's writing? Do you have a knack for editing? Do you love helping someone make their voice heard? Are you drawn to doing service work, but are scared of what that might mean?We need you - Because being scared is normal and humble.Step out with HP and serve with us, as we grow in our own recovery, while carrying the message to codependents who still suffer.Once a week the CoDA Co-NNections Committee sends ou ...Continue Reading

CoDA Board Meeting Preliminary Agenda, Sat November 6th, 8 AM PST

November 1st 2021 PDT

         CoDA Board of Trustees Preliminary Agenda November 6th, 2021Day/Time: Saturday - 8-9:30 am PT/10 am -11:30 pm CT & Guatemala/11 am-12:30 pm ET/12 Noon-1:30 pm AT/6:00-7:30 pm Israel Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/96821037645Meeting ID: 968 2103 7645One tap mobile+13462487799,,96821037645# US (Houston)+16465588656,,96821037645# US (New York)Dial by your location+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)+1 646 558 8656 US (New York)+1 669 900 9128&nb ...Continue Reading
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