|The Unity Program
In order to maintain unity, our experience has shown that:
welfare should come first; personal recovery depends
upon group unity.
are but trusted servants; they do not govern.
requirement for Gamblers Anonymous membership is a
desire to stop gambling.
should be self-governing except in matters affecting
other groups or Gamblers Anonymous as a whole.
Anonymous has but one primary purpose - to carry its
message to the compulsive gambler who still suffers.
Anonymous ought never endorse, finance or lend the
Gamblers Anonymous name to any related facility or
outside enterprise, lest problems of money, property and
prestige divert us from our primary purpose.
Gamblers Anonymous Group ought to be fully
self-supporting, declining outside contributions.
Anonymous should remain forever non-professional, but
our service centers may employ special workers.
|9.||Gamblers Anonymous, as such, ought never be organized;
but we may create service boards or committees directly
responsible to those they serve.
Anonymous has no opinion on outside issues; hence the
Gamblers Anonymous name ought never be drawn into public
relations policy is based on attraction rather than
promotion; we need always maintain personal anonymity at
the level of press, radio, films, television and internet.
is the spiritual foundation of the Gamblers Anonymous
program, ever reminding us to place principles before
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