State Convention Committee

Purpose

The purpose of the State Convention Committee is to plan and present the Area 29 Maryland State Convention held in June of each year.

Duties

The Chairperson of the State Convention Committee:

  • Is appointed by the Area Chairperson for a term of one year, beginning in November every year
  • Attends the Area Assembly and Area Committee meetings
  • Chairs monthly Convention Committee meetings with Sub-Committee Chairpersons for event planning activities
  • Appoints sub-committee chairpersons and outlines the responsibilities of each sub-committee
  • Acts as a conduit for communication between the Area 29 Area Assembly and the State Convention Committee
  • Negotiates the with site hotel and convention center to determine room and meal rates
  • Prepares the annual State Convention budget request to be submitted to the Finance Committee in October of each year and is prepared with supporting documentation to answer any questions which may be asked during the budget approval process in December
  • Represents Maryland General Service Area 29 at the following functions:
    • Area 29 State Convention
    • Area 29 Fall Conference
    • Northeast Regional Alcoholics Anonymous Service Assembly
  • As requested, attends group, Intergroup, District or other Area AA events to share information, knowledge and archives materials of the AA fellowship

Reprinted from Area 29 Area Handbook, P. 47.

 

State Convention Committee

The 2018 State Convention Committee welcomes you to the 48th Maryland State Convention of Alcoholics Anonymous! We will have registration information and more details coming soon. Hope to see you there.

Date June 29 – July 1, 2018
Location Coming Soon
Flyer Coming Soon
The 2018 Area 29 State Convention Committee meeting are:
Meeting location Epiphany Lutheran Church (the “God Is Love” church)
4301 Raspe Ave Baltimore, MD 21206
Time: Second Tuesday of each month @7:00
For more information please contact the
State Convention Committee