AA tokens are also called as sobriety coins. They were first used in the year 1942.
AA tokens were very helpful in the recovery of addicts. These kinds of tokens are used to motivate people from recovering from their addiction and go into sobriety. This coins are used in AA meetings. These tokens mark the struggles and success in their sober life and even the number of time the person has been successful from abstaining from alcohol or drugs. AA tokens are vital for people fighting addiction.
AA tokens comes in a variety of different colors. There are white, gold, emerald, red, blue, purple and green AA tokens. Each color represents something. These marks the milestone of their recovery. These coins are usually made from plastic or aluminum.
Below are the different colors of AA coins and their meaning:
A. For those people that have made it for the first month they will recevie a red AA coin.
A. The gold AA coins are for those people that have made it through the second month.
C. The Emerald and green AA coins are for those people that have made it through the third month.
A. For those people that have made it to their sixth month they will recevie a dark blue or blue AA coin.
A. The purple AA coins are for those people that have been sober for nine months.
F. Bronze AA token. People that have been sober for one year will get a bronze AA coin. Bronze AA coins are given every year. This kind of AA token are considered as “heavy metal tokens” because of the weight it signifies. Most of the time this kind of token is presented with a cake and then the recipient will say a few words.
There are also some people that receive triplate AA token and this are for people that will celebrate an important sobriety anniversary. These kinds of tokens are fancy and expensive.
AA tokens have different characteristics. You will find the amount of time of sobriety in the center 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.
These tokens is really vital since it represents your sobriety. You should always be thankful for everyday that you are sober. You can actually find these kinds of tokens in The Token Shop.