Proposed change to bylaws

Bylaws of Channel Isalnds Integroup (OACII) of Overeaters Anonymous

Amendments to Bylaws – These Bylaws may be amended at any time by a two-thirds (2/3) vote of the Voting Body present at any regular meeting or special meeting of the OACII, provided a copy of the proposed amendment(s) has been submitted to each group at least ten (10) days before the meeting at which the action is to be taken on the amendment.

PROPOSED AMENDMENT:

4. Meetings

from “d. The 12 Traditions and the 12 Concepts of OA Service will be read at the beginning of each OACII meeting.”

to “d. The 12 Traditions or the 12 Concepts of OA Service will be read at the begining of each OACII meeting, in alternating rotation.”

Advertisements

Intergroup Elections

Can you offer service at the Intergoup level? Elections for Intergroup Service Board and Volunteer Positions will be held october 6th…plus, meeting reps are always needed, always welcome!

From our CIIG Bylaws (amended Feb. 2006):

Service Board – Election of these officers to the Board of OACII will be held at the regular OACII meeting in October. Terms for one year, with a maximum of one re-election to the same office (i.e. An officer may not serve more than two (2) years in a single office without interruption.)

i. CHAIRPERSON: Chairs all OACII meetings, is unofficial member of all committees and all OACII-sponsored activities.

ii. VICE-CHAIRPERSON: Fills in for absent chairperson, helps to oversee all OACII-sponsored activities and updates group registration in cooperation with Overeaters Anonymous World Service Office (WSO).

iii. RECORDING SECRETARY: Takes minutes at OACII meetings and brings copies of minutes to the following meeting for distribution.

 iv. BUSINESS SECRETARY: Handles incoming and outgoing correspondence of the OACII Board.

v. TREASURER: Handles the financial statements and pays expenses of the OACII.

 

 

 

Volunteer Positions – Other positions to be volunteered by attendees at the time of regular election, but not considered part of the Service Board:

a. INTERVOICE EDITIOR(S): publishes a monthly newsletter including, but not limited to, an up-to-date directory of meetings in the service area and announcements of upcoming Overeaters Anonymous activities.

b. PARLIMENTARIAN: may be appointed by the Service Board of OACII and will serve in said capacity when so needed.

c. The Chairperson may appoint special committee chairperson(s) as needed (e.g., Public Information, Retreat and Marathon committee, Bylaws Committee, Hospitals, Institutions and Professionals [HI&P], etc.).

 

 

Integroup elections will be Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 at Chase Bank in Carpinteria. Service is its own reward…but you’ll get gratitude as well!

 

 

 

 

 

 

July-August InterVoice Available

The InterVoice for July-August 2009 is now available. Click to read online, download or print a copy. The InterVoice lists meetings for Santa Barbara county and northern Ventura county, and includes announcements and contact phone numbers. 

Intervoice July-August 2009 (PDF)

You can click here for the online CIIG Meeting List from the OA World Service registry. Other meeting information–including online meetings, phone meetings, and a worldwide meeting directory–is available at www.oa.org.

Meeting notes

  • Location change – Wednesday S.B. 7:30 p.m.
    Now meets at Grace Lutheran Church – Library
    3869 State St., near La Cumbre Mall (across from Macy’s)
  • New Time Wed., Thousand Oaks, Anorexic/Bulimic meeting 6 p.m.
  • New Thursday meeting, Carpinteria 7 p.m.
  • New Young People’s Meeting, Sunday, Isla Vista, 7 p.m.
  • Deadline extended Women’s Retreat: Deposits now due by Sept. 1

Monday Isla Vista Meeting on Hiatus

Isla Vista Monday 6:30 p.m. Literature Study meeting is on hiatus 
from June 8th through July 27th.
                                               (#46412)

  • Meetings will resume August 3, 2009. 

Please check the InterVoice (select category at right) for other local meetings that might suit your schedule or visit www.oa.org for online and phone meetings.

May-June InterVoice

The InterVoice for May-June 2009 is now available. Click to read online, download or print a copy.

InterVoice May-June (PDF)

The InterVoice lists meetings for Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. Additional meeting information–including online meetings, phone meetings, and a worldwide meeting directory–is available at www.oa.org.

Meeting notes

  • Location change – Wednesday S.B. 7:30 p.m.
    Now meets at Grace Lutheran Church – Library
    3869 State St., near La Cumbre Mall (across from Macy’s).
  • New Thursday meeting, Carpinteria 7 p.m.
  • New Young People’s Meeting, Sunday, Isla Vista, 7 p.m.
  • Hiatus Monday Isla Vista 6:30 p.m. will not meet June 8 – July 27
    Meetings will resume August 3