Faithful Fivers

What are Faithful Fivers?

Faithful Fivers are A.A. members who graciously contribute five dollars or more* each month to support Rhode Island Central Service.

As a Faithful Fiver, you support efforts to carry the A.A. message of hope to still-suffering alcoholics in Rhode Island


…become a


“Every A.A. wants to make sure of his survival from alcoholism, and his own spiritual well-being afterward.  This is just as it should be.  He also wants to do what he can for the survival and well-being of his fellow alcoholics.  Therefore, he is bound to have a vital interest in the permanence and well-being of A.A. itself.”

Bill W., Language of the Heart, p. 166

Originally published in the April 1958 Grapevine



In keeping with AA's 7th Tradition to remain fully self-supporting and to be responsible for ourselves, we ask that all contributions made on this site come from AA members only. If you are not an AA member, we must decline your financial support, though we greatly appreciate your good will toward our organization.


MAKE A ONE TIME CONTRIBUTION or Become A FAITHFUL FIVER (Automatic Montly Contribution)


*Contributions are limited to $5,000 per member per year and are tax deductible under Internal Revenue Code 501 (c)(3)

“When we meet and defeat the temptation to take large gifts, we are being prudent.  But when we are generous with the hat,we give a token that we aregrateful for our blessing and evidence that we are eager to share what we have found with all those who still suffer.”

Bill W., Language of the Heart, P.221