General Service Board

12 Concepts of Service

The General Service Board (GSB), an organization made up of EDA group representatives (GSRs) and other volunteers, generally meets quarterly on 1st Saturdays (April, July, October, January) from 4 to 6 pm Eastern Time (1-3 Pacfic Time US).

The purpose of the GSB of Eating Disorders Anonymous, Inc is to support the Fellowship of Eating Disorders Anonymous. Its officers and other members of the GSB are but trustees, charged and empowered to create and maintain services that assist individuals with a desire to recover from an eating disorder find and maintain recovery through application of EDA principles in their lives. The GSB is a support unit for EDA and may include professionals. Contact if you are a professional interested in serving on our Board.

If your EDA group or region does not have a General Service Representative (GSR), please consider serving as one. Every EDA group should have an elected representative to ensure its voice is heard at the next level support organization. New GSRs can join 15 minutes before the regular quarterly meeting for a brief orientation.

See below for GSB meeting information.

GSB Service Needs Summary – 2021-11-06

The Zoom phone number for US (west): 1-408-638-0968. The phone number for US (east): 1-646-558-8656.

The Meeting ID is 6394799909 #. When asked for Participant Number, enter 6394799909 # again. Passcode is 123456.

If calling from another country, see for the dial-in number. Alternatively, you can a join a Zoom meeting via the Zoom application: To download the Zoom application, connect to, then download and run the Meeting Client installer. To join via the Zoom application, click the blue-and-white Zoom icon, and enter the Meeting ID 6394799909 # and Participant Number 6394799909#. Passcode is 123456.

General Service Board Meeting Minutes




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