Thursday, June 28, 2012

With All My Heart and Soul...

July BOND Gathering
Ladies you’ve worked hard all week long and now it’s time that you PLAYED hard.  Join us for our July’s BOND Girl Game Night on Friday, July 20th @ 7:30 PM. Anticipate a lot of laughs, great food, and a fun filled atmosphere. We have raffles, giveaways, Bingo, Taboo, board games, card games, karaoke and much more. It’s going to be bananas. You don’t want to miss a thing…It’s a guarantee.

If you ever attended a BOND Gathering you know how we get down. An exciting and live evening it is sure to be. Bring a friend, be on time and prepare for a great night!!!

Date: Friday July 20th
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: 1500 Union Avenue, Suite 2500, Baltimore, MD
FREE: Donations are welcomed

RSVP is a must and spaces tend to fill up fast. As always our BOND Gatherings are for women over the age of 21.  Click here to reserve your seat.

With All Your Heart & Soul
Membership is the heart and soul of who BOND Inc is as a thriving organization. We are convinced that planning for membership growth is an essential step and worth the time and effort it takes. Our goal is for BOND membership to be stable and predictable.

You are officially declared a full- fledged member of BOND Inc when you have filled out the membership application and submitted your membership dues. Once those two things happen, you will receive your certificate of membership along with your BOND Member Card. If you haven’t had the opportunity to submit your application and pay your dues we highly encourage you to do so. There are a number of added benefits to being a member of BOND and we hope that you take advantage of everything we have to offer. (Click here to join)

There are many added benefits of being a BOND Girl. (Click here to find out more)   As a BOND Girl you gain access to exclusive offers, reduced and often free entrance to many of BOND’s sponsored events.  More importantly, you will be a part of a major sisterhood of women who are doing amazing things personally and professionally. Our doors are always open, so if you’re interested in becoming an active member (click here) to submit a membership application. There are different levels of membership so pick the level that suites you the most.

GroupMe Messaging
A special thanks to one of our newest members Kimberly D. who suggested that we sign up to Group Me Messaging. GroupMe is a cool mobile app that allows you to stay in touch instantly and efficiently with the masses. We plan to use this tool to send out mass messages reminding everyone of our upcoming events/gatherings, share important news, cancellation, directions and a host of other useful information deemed necessary. There are many added benefits for this tool and will only include those members who agree to be added. If you’re interested, email us at and in the subject line type the words “Add Me”. In the body of the message include your cell phone number and the email address you’d like us to use.

Dues Unto Others
Membership dues are reinvested in its members by providing the highest quality benefits and services possible. Dues are also an essential piece in keeping BOND Inc up and running. If you haven’t had the opportunity to submit your payments please do so that we can continue to move our mission to uplift, motivate and empower women to reach their highest potential. We’ve now added a link so you can submit them online. If you prefer to mail them in please mail them to:

1490 Matthews Town Road
Hanover, MD 21076

Should you have questions please email us at Thank you.

Committee Members Needed
In preparation for the 8th year Anniversary in November and our 2nd Annual Poetry & Presents fundraising event in December, BOND is seeking volunteers to be apart of the Event Planning Committee. As a member of the team you will have the opportunity to take part in two of BOND’s most successful and much anticipated events. This is also a fun and exciting way to network with prominent business owners and organizations from in and around the community. You will also be able to gain additional skillset that you can add to your professional resume. July we will kick off the planning and hope you would join us in our planning efforts. If interested please email us at

Florida Here We Come Trip 2013
The lovely ladies of BOND Inc and Natural & All will be joining forces in putting together a fab trip to Florida next year. This will be a great way to connect with women from all over the US. It’s more than just a meetup, this is a MOVEMENT. We have a lot of great ideas in-store for this trip and would love for you to join us. Shopping, dining, entertainment, pampering a meet and greet and the list goes on. We believe in having a great time without breaking the bank. If you’d love to be apart of the festivities or the planning committee email us to let us know and we will add you to the group. Hope you can join us. July we will kick off the planning and hope you would join us in our planning efforts. If interested please email us at

Night Out on the Town
How about an evening spent in DC over dinner?  How does a night getting all glammed up to catch a concert or a play sound right about now, or maybe a night out to see a new film release? Whatever the case may be let’s do it BOND Girl Style. BOND is planning a night out on the town in the upcoming weeks for members only. Be sure to check back soon for all of the details.

Calling all Business Owners/Entrepreneurs.
BOND Inc is committed to providing its members and supporters with as many resources as possible. We are always looking to partner with other organizations/companies. We’d love to share your business, product or service with our members and supporters. If you or someone you know that is interested in partnering with us please email us at

Northern VA/DC Natural Hair Meet-up
If you or anyone you know who is natural or thinking of going natural and lives in the Northern, Virginia or District of Columbia BOND’s President will be hosting a Natural Hair Meet-up in the upcoming weeks. Here you’ll be able to talk styles, products, meet other local naturalistas and the opportunity to swap products. If you’re interested in attending please join the Facebook Group entitled Northern, VA Natural Hair-Meet-Up you may email us for more details.

Natural & All
Natural & All is a page dedicated to providing information for women in the areas of health, beauty and fashion. Be sure to check back often If you’d like to share your natural hair journey, provide a product review or share you’re most recent fashion finds email us so we can share it with the world.

Note: “Natural & All” and “Making it Up” (a Facebook Group dedicated to makeup enthusiast).  In order to join you have to submit a request and we will gladly add you to the group. Just search for the group name on Facebook.
Sharing Is Caring
BOND is always willing to post articles, poems, stories, events from others and also feature guest bloggers. If you or anyone you know is interested, please contact us at  (Click here)

Recent Articles
Join the Sisterhood ***New Page***

BOND Inc Calendar/Future Initiatives
-Resume & Business Start-up How to Workshop (For Members Only)
-Night Out on the Town (For Members Only)
-Northern VA Natural Hair- Meet & Greet-Date/Location yet to be determined
-Anniversary Celebration (November 2012)
- Second Annual Poetry & Presents (December 2012)
-Partnerships with several organizations (Ongoing)
-Florida Here We Come Trip (2013)
-Conference for middle/high school girls (2013)

Final Notes
If you haven’t had the opportunity, be sure you find us on Facebook. Search for Bringing On New Direction. Drop us a line every now and then we promise to show you some BOND Love.

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