Tradition Seven states that: "Every OA group ought to be fully self-supporting, declining outside contributions".

World Service suggests that Seventh Tradition Contributions may be broken down as follows:
60% to your Local Intergroup, 30% to World Service (link at bottom of page), and 10% to Region 6.

For assistance in calculating the breakdown, enter your groups contribution and press enter.  
Your Local Intergroup Portion: 60%
World Service Portion: 30%
Region 6 Portion: 10%

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Region 6 Payment Options:

We are excited to now be able to offer Online Contributions via PayPal.


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Visit the Online Contributions Page and donate today!

We also accept contributions via snail mail.

If you would prefer to mail a check or money order, you can send your contribution (payable to OA Region 6) to:

New Mailing Address as of October 2022:

OA Region 6 Treasurer
Post Office Box 95
Lynbrook, NY 11563

Please be sure to include the following information:

  • Group Number (not sure? Look it up HERE)
  • Meeting Location
  • Meeting Time
  • City and State/Province
  • Your Intergroup

Please use the R6 Contribution form (.docx) to submit and simplify your contribution
For breaking out contributions by individual group, use this Multiple Contribution Break Detail form(.docx)

If you are submitting a check via mail, there is no receipt returned (your cancelled check is your receipt) Questions may be sent via e-mail to our

More information on contributing to Overeaters Anonymous in general, as well as to the Overeaters Anonymous World Service Office, can be found here: Contribute to OA World Service

Our use of PayPal is not intended as an endorsement of PayPal, but a use of their service to help carry the message.