SOCA 2012

2012 SOCA Convention, Ontario Canada

Faith With Works — 2012 Southern Ontario Cocaine Anonymous (SOCA) Convention

Highlights of the 16th Annual SOCA Convention and SOCA’s 25th Anniversary
August 24, 25, 26, 2012

2012 SOCA Convention Program

Download SOCA 2012 Program


2012 Convention Speakers

Friday Evening Opening Speaker: Kutrina B. (Vancouver, BC)


Saturday Morning Speakers: Theme: Faith with Works:

Margot M. on Spirituality (Toronto, ON)


Dorian C. on Service (Toronto, ON)


Kent C. on Sponsorship (Sandhusky, OH)


Panel of Speakers: Theme: “Remember When” with SOCA Old-Timers

Each speaker shares from their perspective: What CA was like, What happened and What CA is like today…from 25 years past to the present!

Jim M. (Toronto, ON)


Jo-Anne K. (Toronto, ON)


Victor B.M. (Toronto, ON)


Ray W. (Toronto, ON)


Siobhan A. (Pickering, ON)


Doug C. (Hamilton, ON)


Donna F. (Hamilton, ON)


Saturday Afternoon Speakers

Bryan J. and Jenn M. (Brampton, ON)


Bernie L. (Oshawa, ON)


Jay A. (Toronto, ON)


Saturday Evening Keynote Speaker

Kent C. (Sandusky, OH)


Sunday Morning Closing Keynote Speaker

Cam H. (Montreal, PQ)


H&I Presentation: Keynote Speaker:

The Honourable Justice Mary Hogan, Ontario Court of Justice, Toronto Drug Treatment Court


SOCA 2012 Fundraising Events

SOCA Convention Golf Tournament
4th Annual C.A. Golf Classic – in support of the SOCA 2012 Convention
Saturday, July 28th, 2012
Bushwood Golf & Country Club (Markham, Ontario)
1. GOLF & BANQUET – FULL DAY – Tee time 12:00 noon: $150.00 includes:

  • 18-holes of Golf
  • Golf Cart
  • Banquet (3 course – Steak dinner with Dessert & Coffee)
  • Prizes & Fellowship

2. BANQUET ONLY – EVENING – 6:00 pm: $50 includes:

  • 3 course – Steak dinner with Dessert & Coffee
  • Prizes & Fellowship

The Walter Hagen Classic is a SOCA Convention Fundraising Event; Since 2009 our area convention has been free to all who attend; PLEASE HELP KEEP OUR CONVENTION FREE by supporting this event. THANK YOU!


poker bracelet

Highlights of the April 22nd, SOCA 2012 Sobriety Time Texas No Limit Hold’em Poker Tournament & BBQ

All Sobriety Time Poker Tournament Proceeds goes directly to the SOCA 2012 Convention

  • Karl B. – 1st – Prize Winner: Poker Champion Bracelet
  • Julie G. – 2nd – Prize Winner: Pittsburgh Steelers Football Jersey: Number 43 – Polamalu

Poker Bracelet: Gold tone stainless steel with dark faceplate with 156 embedded crystals and an adjustable stainless steel band. With over 150 crystals and an adjustable stainless steel band, nothing can compare to the best of the best in poker bracelets! The bling of our dual crystal recessed border is unmatched by any other poker bracelet!


The 2012 SOCA Convention Committee

  • Chair – Bob A.
  • Vice Chair – Bill W.
  • Treasurer – Terry N.
  • Alt-Treasurer – Amanda D.
  • Programming Chair – Cameron F.
  • Registration Chair – Julie G.
  • Secretary – Andrea B.
  • Fundraising Chair – Cameron F.
  • Hotel/Banquet – Scott P.
  • Auction/Raffle – Bill W.
  • Outreach – Jocilene T.
  • Hospitality – Freddie B.
  • Entertainment – Tasha H.
  • Printing & Logo – Mark Z
  • Memorabilia – Scott P.
  • Greeter Chair – Jess R.