Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

COGF’s mission is to help A.A. groups within its service area carry the A.A. message. COGF helps coordinate and facilitate communication and cooperation among individual A.A. groups, area 12-step and other committees, and components of the A.A. service structure. COGF provides needed services that are beyond the scope and ability of any individual A.A. group and is at all times responsible to the groups it serves.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Comments on this website have been disabled. If you would like to notify COGF about changes to meeting information, please send request by email to or use the “Request a change to this listing” button in the meeting’s detail page.


If you visit our login page or make online contributions, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Cookies last for 24 hours. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

This site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Anonymized data is collected for reporting purposes only. Device manufacturer, operating system, browser type and information such as screen size and location (city code) is collected to help optimize performance.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their email address). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Your contact information

Protecting your anonymity is important to us. Personal information will never be sold or shared with anyone.

Additional information

How we protect your data

This website is protected by firewalls configured for regional protection. Except for pages providing public information, search engines are blocked from indexing the site. Files stored on the server are accessible only through password protected administrator accounts. Brute force attacks and rapid click-rates are monitored and automatically blocked upon detection to prevent robot attacks. Accounts setup for contributions are spam filtered to prevent unauthorized account setup.

Meeting information is not shared with 3rd party websites or apps. Event flyers may be downloaded by anyone.