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Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (S.L.A.A.)

Fellowship-Wide Services (F.W.S.)

Supporting S.L.A.A. the 60/40 Way

The 7th Tradition #

Every S.L.A.A. Group ought to be fully self-supporting, declining outside .

In financial matters, Tradition Seven states that Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous is self-supporting at all levels. What this means is that neither the Group, the Intergroup, nor F.W.S. accepts outside contributions.

To help support S.L.A.A.'s essential services…
We suggest the contribution plan to Groups.

How the 60/40 way works: #

After a Group's regular expenses are met (rent, , F.W.S. delegate travel fund, and prudent reserve funds), remaining amounts may be distributed as follows or whatever suits local needs:

60% to Local Intergroup #

Provides services which may include:

  • Maintaining telephone for 12 Step calls and inquiries;
  • Distributing literature and meeting information to ;
  • Arranging special ;
  • Publishing newsletters and local meeting lists;
  • Facilitating S.L.A.A. literature sales;
  • Coordinating group activities;
  • Responding to local requests.

40% to #

Provides services which may include:

  • Maintaining the F.W.S. Office;
  • Supporting Group and Intergroup directories;
  • Providing assistance and starter kits to new Groups and ;
  • Publishing S.L.A.A. literature, the F.W.S. Newsletter and theJournal;
  • Producing and shipping nearly one hundred thousand pieces of S.L.A.A. literature a year;
  • Sponsoring the Annual Business Conference/Meeting;
  • Helping lone members and those in institutions;
  • Carrying the S.L.A.A. through public information and cooperation with professionals.

Learn More #

For more information about the 60/40 way, please view the free pamphlet, Supporting S.L.A.A. the 60/40 Way.

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