are members of the American Contract Bridge
League or ACBL.
ACBL has about 160,000 members in Canada and the
The League is divided into more than 300
known as units. Each unit is a member of
one of 25 districts.
We are Unit 479 in District
479, with about 130 members, is responsible for
the promotion and
advancement of bridge in the area. We work
in cooperation with
the ACBL and District 20 to support the programs
and goals of the
organization. District 20 publishes a
newspaper, The Trumpet,
copies of which are delivered to the local
Trumpet can also be found online at the
District 20 web
unit has a board that holds monthly meetings to
conduct unit business.
The unit sponsors a Unit Game held once a
month, and holds a
larger tournament called a sectional once a year
in early June.
District 20 holds regional tournaments
throughout the year.
The Emerald Empire Regional is held in
August in Eugene in odd
The unit is charged with
supervising the local ACBL clubs in our
20 covers some of northern California, Vancouver,
northwestern Nevada, including Reno, and all of
Oregon and Hawaii.
District 20 is further divided into 28 units
of which we are one.