Summits

The Washington Recovery Alliance brings together people from all across the state. This statewide coalition has grown through the collaborative ideas produced during the WRA Summits.

First Summit

November 13-14, 2014Summit 1

At the first summit, the group of passionate individuals

  • agreed to be a coalition,
  • adopted a vision,
  • and formed a united front under the name “Washington Recovery Alliance”

 

Summit 1- 1

Second Summit

May 19-20, 2015Summit 2

Key results of the second gathering:

  • Endorsed recovery values
  • Created a governing structure

 

Summit 2-2

Third Summit

October 22-23, 2015Summit 3

Key results of the third gathering:

  • Created a dues structure
  • Added an Events Committee and a Fundraising CommitteeSummit 3-3

 

Fourth Summit

May  12-13, 2015

Key results of the fourth gathering:

  • Approved Bylaws for 501(c)3 application
  • Elected a new governance committee
  • Discussed in detail the legislative process in Washington State and how advocates can successfully carry a bill to fruition

Fourth Summit

 

Fifth Summit

November 10-11, 2016

Key results of the fifth gathering:

  • Approved a Recovery Coach Code of Ethics
  • Discussed the Recovery Database and the Advocacy Project
  • Discussed and formed the Recovery Housing Certification Work Group and Recovery Coach Work Group
  • Debriefed Education and Advocacy goals for 2017

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…The next Summit is May 4-5, 2017 at Recovery Cafe Seattle!