“Many Paths to Recovery”

The We Agnostics & Free Thinkers International AA Convention is bringing together in unity a fellowship bound by service to reach the alcoholic still suffering. Our mission is to confirm that everyone can find a path to recovery in the AA program without having to accept anyone else’s beliefs or deny their own.

A second generation of members of We Agnostics of Hollywood, California, are engaging the world-wide community of agnostics, atheists, and freethinkers in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) around the world to establish the first:

We Agnostics and Freethinkers
International AA Convention

November 6–8, 2014
Unitarian Universalist Community Church
1260 18th Street
Santa Monica, California, 90404 USA

“Be of service. Be a part of history. Come join us!”

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Speaker Flyer  (PDF, 137 kb)

Register by phone with our call center

available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
(800) 595-4849 (4TIX)

We accept Mastercard, Visa, Discover and American Express. The call center is not a help desk. If you would like to speak to the WAFT IAAC organizers you can call us at 818-836-6054. Looking forward to meeting everyone in November!

Register for the convention by buying tickets online

All ticket sales are final with no refunds


Our Address
P.O. Box 284, Hollywood, CA 90078

Email: weagconvention@gmail.com 

Contact Us

The We Agnostics & Free Thinkers International AA Convention

November 6–8, 2014
Unitarian Universalist Community Church
1260 18th Street Santa Monica, California, 90404 USA

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Posted on October 15, 2014 by Site Administrator 1 Comment

CALL FOR ELECTION In order to guarantee the success of future WAFT IAACs, the current steering committee is calling for the election of a new board /steering committee on Thursday November 6th after the first official day of the convention.  There will be a business meeting to nominate and vote in new board members.at 5:30 […]

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Just a little over three weeks away!

Posted on October 14, 2014 by Site Administrator No Comments

I don’t know about you, but I can hardly believe we are just a little over three weeks away from the first biennial* We Agnostics and Freethinkers International AA Convention (WAFT IAAC).  Things are moving fast over here in So Cal, kind of like autumn, which came upon us immediately with heat and our infamous […]

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It’s Never One

Posted on August 8, 2014 by Site Administrator

Alcoholics Anonymous is defined by one drunk talking to another. If self will was enough for us to stay sober, alcoholism wouldn’t exist at all. Yet, we have AA to help us on the path of recovery, healing and true self honesty. In that vein of gratitude for AA, the Steering Committee is delighted to […]

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WAFTIAAC Fundraiser August 17, 2014

Posted on July 23, 2014 by Site Administrator
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Open Minds, Open Mic Sunday, August 17, 2–5 pm 1944 Sunset Drive Vista, CA 92081 Schedule: A.A. Meeting 2–3 Open Mic 3–5 Contribution: $10 suggested contribution. Benefit For: Pre-conference event for the We Agnostics and Free Thinkers International AA Conference Nov 6-8, 2014 in Santa Monica CA. Participate! To ensure a spot in the open […]

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Posted on July 17, 2014 by Site Administrator

by Ernie K. Alcoholics Anonymous is fellowship as well as program, and it is significant that the first word on WAFT, as in the Twelve Steps, is “We.” No One is an Island “We”: an acknowledgement of our ties with others. “No one is an island,” we all know. But how well do those who […]

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Volunteer Planning Meeting

Posted on June 15, 2014 by Site Administrator

Volunteer Meeting June 15, 2014 We’re gathered here in beautiful downtown Santa Monica (you know… where the convention will be held:-) at the main public library branch. Megan D., who started the We Agnostics Friday night Hollywood meeting with Charlie Polacheck back in the 70s, is here to see things come full circle. From individual […]

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WAFT Fellowship Choice

Posted on April 14, 2014 by Site Administrator

Facing Our Fears The AA program teaches us to face our fears in order to work through them. As we have worked to spread the word about the convention, we have discovered an overwhelming fear many WAFTs have with respect to traditional AAers. For many it is a fear born out of harassment, isolation, and […]

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Your Convention

Posted on April 8, 2014 by Site Administrator

Steering-Committee-Statement Seven Months From Now The year 2014 is moving fast and the We Agnostics & Freethinkers International AA Convention is just seven months away. The program has taken on a strong and well-defined shape — a program anchored by not one, but two remarkable keynote speakers, each with a thoughtful and provocative message. We want […]

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Ewing A Great Choice

Posted on March 30, 2014 by Site Administrator

From Linda R., Minnesota I want to congratulate the WAFT IAAC steering committee for selecting Rev. Ward Ewing, a Former Class A GSO Trustee, as one of the keynote speakers to open the convention. I understand that Ewing has spoken at various A.A. events and people who have heard him speak at these locations i.e. […]

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Keynote by Former Trustee

Posted on March 27, 2014 by Site Administrator

Former Class A GSO Trustee To Speak We are very pleased to announce the selection of Rev. Ward Ewing, a Former Class A GSO Trustee, as one of the WAFT IAAC keynote speakers! Rev. Ewing is a non-alcoholic who has been involved with AA for 33 years and, having served as a Class A Trustee […]

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Staying In Santa Monica

Posted on March 16, 2014 by Site Administrator

Santa Monica, California, is a resort city with resort city prices. We have updated the Hotels page with some new recommendations and done some research to alert you to general pricing. You can do a somewhat refined search for hotels at santamonica.com (not a Santa Monica city site), just keep in mind that not every […]

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Coming Together

Posted on March 7, 2014 by Site Administrator

Excited We’re excited! Ticket sales have started. Planning continues with some workshops already announced in our latest newsletter. Comments are coming from all over. We are getting email from around the world asking for information or just plain wishing us well. Even the NY Times has noticed us. Community On November 6 this year the […]

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