To commemorate the Founders’ Day of Alcoholic Anonymous on 12th June, Alcoholic Anonymous Intergroup Margao will be organizing a full day session at Furtado’s Beach House, Sernabatim, Colva from 10 am to 4 pm.
The morning session from 10 am to 1 pm will be dedicated to awareness programme where Sanjay Dhavlikar, Editor of Goa 365 will be the Chief Guest while Resident Editor of Tarun Bharat Avinash Vengurlekar will be the Guest of honour and Roque Dias, Staff Reporter of The Navhind Times will be the special invitee.
The post lunch session will comprise of entertainment programme for the participants.
While the 69 AA groups in Goa have a total membership of around 2000, around 300 people are expected to participate in this programme.
AA started 76 years ago when a stockbroker Bill W and a surgeon Bob S, both alcoholics met and started this group with an aim to help people give up alcoholism through fellowship.