AA tokens are also considered as sobriety coins. This kinds of coins were in the year 1942.
This coins are used for recovery. These tokens keep recovery addicts motivate. These tokens are also given 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. These tokens are really important.
You will find AA token in different colors. There are white, gold, emerald, red, blue, purple and green AA tokens. Each color represents something. The colors of AA tokens represents the milestones of the recovery of the person. These coins are usually made from plastic or aluminum.
Below are the different meaning of the colors of AA tokens:
- Red AA token is for those that have made it through the first month in the recovery process.
- The gold AA coins are for those people that have made it through the second month.
- The Emerald and green AA coins are for those people that have made it through the third month.
- The dark blue or blue AA coins are for those people that have made it through the sixth month.
- Purple AA token are for those that have made it through their ninth month in their recovery process.
- The bronze AA token. For those people that have reached one year they will receive a bronze AA token. The bronze AA token are for those people that will make it every year. Since this token signifies so much it is also called the “heavy metal coin”. 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. Look for more facts about AA coins at https://www.britannica.com/topic/coin/Coins-of-Latin-America.
These tokens have different features. You will find the amount of time of sobriety in the middle 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.
This is not just an ordinary token since it will represent the days you are sober. You need to be thankful for every single day that you are sober. You can actually find these kinds of tokens in The Token Shop here.