AA tokens are also considered as sobriety coins. They were first used in the year 1942.
This coins are used for recovery. These tokens keep recovery addicts motivate. These are used and given in AA meetings. There are a number of things that AA tokens represents such as the amount of time the person has been free from alcohol or drugs and it also represents the hardships and the success that they have gone through while being sober. These tokens are really important.
You will find AA coins in different colors. You will find emerald, white, green, purple, red, blue and gold AA coins. All of these colors has a different meeting. It represents the time of their recovery. AA tokens are made from plastic or aluminum.
Below are the different colors of AA coins and their meaning:
A. The Red AA coins are for those people that have made it through the first month.
A. For those people that have made it for the second month they will recevie a gold AA coin.
C. Emerald and green AA token is for those that have made it through the third month in the recovery process.
A. The dark blue or blue AA coins are for those people that have made it through the sixth month.
A. The purple AA coins are for those people that have been sober for nine months.
F. The bronze AA token. People that have been sober for one year will get a bronze AA coin. This kind of AA token is given yearly. This kind of AA token are considered as “heavy metal tokens” because of the weight it signifies. The sponsor will present the bronze AA token with a cake and the recipient will give a short message.
There are also some people that receive triplate AA token and this are for people that will celebrate an important sobriety anniversary. These tokens are really expensive.
AA tokens have different characteristics. You will find the amount of time of sobriety in the middle part of the token, you will find the words “to thine own self be true”, you will find the AA circle and the triangle motif you will find three pillars of service which represents unity, service and recovery and you will find the serenity prayer on the back.
AA tokens are really important and represents sobriety. You should always be thankful for everyday that you are sober. You can actually find these kinds of tokens in The Token Shop.