2020 Conference Committee – Call for Members

We may not have a name for it (yet!), but it’s going to be AMAZING. A gathering of Recovery Dharma friends from all over the globe for a weekend of growth, collaboration, planning, and fun – and YOU can be a part of making it all come together. A new 2020 Recovery Dharma Conference Committee […]

Developing Wise Friendships in Recovery Dharma

Developing Wise Friendships in Recovery Dharma The Wise Friendship Circle has been working together over the past few months to investigate a Buddhist model for peer support in recovery. We’re sharing the draft of “Developing Wise Friendships in Recovery Dharma” for the community to review, discuss, and collaborate on. It is intended as a living […]

Elections 2020 – Meet the Candidates

Greetings Sangha! Below are the candidates for our 2020 Board of Directors Elections. Note each candidate’s name is linked to their full statement below; please read them carefully as you consider your votes. Are you registered to vote? Note being signed up for and receiving emails from the Recovery Dharma email list is not the […]

Updated – What Are Our Core Intentions?

Greetings Sangha! The Core Intentions Circle has been hard at work incorporating the feedback we received during our October and November community meetings. Below is the updated draft of the Core Intentions. Recovery Dharma Core Intentions Recovery Dharma offers an approach to recovery based on meditation practice and investigation of Buddhist principles. Our program is […]

Survey for 2020 Recovery Dharma Conference Location/Dates

**POLLING IS NOW CLOSED** Dear Sangha, According to our Bylaws, we need to hold a conference of the members each year. In the spirit of democratic decision-making, we invite you to help decide the location and dates for the 2020 conference (name TBD). You can access the survey here (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WLFNY79). Please complete the survey by […]

New Structure Development Circle

A new circle has been created – Structure Development.  The Structure Development Circle is open for any interested member of Recovery Dharma to join. The purpose of the Circle is to define and document structures for Recovery Dharma community support at the global, regional, and intersangha levels. In cases where these structures already exist, we’ll […]

Transition Team Changes

Jessica L. (Portland, OR) is no longer part of the Recovery Dharma Transition Team, though we may continue to consult with her periodically. Jess was instrumental in setting up communications when our organization was just getting started, and we are grateful for her service and friendship. We are excited to announce the addition of three […]

Register to vote for your Recovery Dharma Board of Directors!

Everyone who considers themselves a member of Recovery Dharma is eligible to vote for the Board. Just go to https://mailchi.mp/recoverydharma/register and submit your email to be added to the voter rolls. This list will be maintained separately from the Recovery Dharma mailing list—it is not for email contact, just voter registration. Please register to vote by […]

Planning the first Recovery Dharma International Conference

According to our Bylaws, we need to hold a conference of the members each year. We are thinking of doing the first ever RDCon during the summer of 2020, when travel is easier for many folks. We know that it’ll take several months to pull this together , and the first thing we need to […]