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Just Taking My Turn

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I learned about service when I first came into OA long ago, working the Steps and using the Tools. I learned it was good for my recovery to get out of my head and do things for others—that one recovering compulsive eater reaching out to another is the foundation of OA. I learned that no CEO presides over us. Rather, OA’s service structure is upside-down: groups are at the top and the Board of Trustees and Executive Committee are at the bottom. But I wasn’t sure where I fit in. The lower part of that structure was made of members

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