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What to do if you are the connection Representative for your local meeting

Listed below is information we encourage you to share with fellows about writing and submitting art for connection at your upcoming business meeting during the connection report, in your outreach calls and in one-on-one conversations at meetings.

Check out the Service Position Requirements pages to find out more about what a connection Rep does!

Become a connection Rep for Your Meeting

connection Reps subscribe to connection to sell at their meeting and raise awareness of the magazine among fellow members. They also encourage FA members to write and submit their stories. To become a connection rep for your meeting, volunteer at your meeting’s monthly business meeting. If you have any questions or need further information about how to become a connection rep, please email the connection Rep coordinator at connectionrep@foodaddicts.org.

Conference Call Calendar

These are the upcoming conference call dates for connection Reps.

Sundays 3pm EST/12pm PT

  • July 18
  • September 19
  • November 21

What can I tell other members about submitting articles?

  • Writers should visit the Writers Guidelines page. It has everything they need to know.
  • Writers should submit their articles by emailing articles@foodaddicts.org and attaching their article to the email.
  • Remind writers to include their first name, last initial, city/state/country, and email address with the story.
  • FA connection writing coaches, who are available to help writers with stories for the magazine, can be reached at writingcoaches@foodaddicts.org. If people ask for assistance, you can share this email address.

What can I tell other members about submitting art?

  • Artists should visit the Art Guidelines page,  It has everything they need to know.
  • Artists should submit art and photography by emailing art@foodaddicts.org and attaching their artwork or photography to the email.

Talking Points for Your FA Business Meeting

  • connection is seeking art and articles from all those with 90 days or more of abstinence.
  • We have guidelines to help you with your story and writing coaches are available to assist you, too. 

Helpful Tips

  • Don’t do a hard sell.
  • If you hear great sharing or qualification at a meeting, suggest to the fellow that they write it for connection.
  • If you know someone who is an artist or photographer, encourage them to submit it.
  • One-on-one chats help remind people of the tremendous service opportunity available to support the entire worldwide fellowship through connection.
If you have any questions or need further information, please email the connection Rep coordinator at connectionrep@foodaddicts.org.