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    What is the color for sobriety?

    Various colors are assigned to various lengths of sobriety. Typically, A.A. chips include: white to start or renew a commitment to sobriety; yellow for 30 days; red for 90 days; blue for six months; green for nine months; and a bronze chip for one or more years. In the same way, How do you celebrate […] More

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    How do drink tokens work?

    When buying a round of drinks for friends, the bartender would give a token to those patrons already having a drink, and collect the full sum from the round-buyer. The owner would collect immediately, and the drinkers would have a token for later use. In the same way, What is a bar tab? A bar […] More

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    What does a white AA chip mean?

    One of the chips may be called a “white chip,” “surrender chip,” or “24-hour chip.” This chip is for anyone new or returning to A.A. interested in giving sobriety a chance for 24 hours. In the same way, What chips do you get at AA? Typically, A.A. chips include: white to start or renew a […] More