The "How To..."Guide
BONDS offers a How To Develop and Maintain Your Neighborhood Association Guide to help neighborhood associations as they begin to form. The guide has tools available to assist a successful association, such as: Building a Successful Neighborhood; Running a Successful Organization; Methods of Raising Funds; and Leadership Types. The handbook is a very easy read. It user-friendly and assists associations through many stages of the development process. It has sample forms and worksheets to use.
The BONDS Neighborhood Directory
The Montgomery Neighborhood Directory is available and includes a list of neighborhood associations along with its contacts and a map of each association’s area based on boundaries provided to BONDS. This directory also includes a “quick reference” page which lists city and county departments along with their contact information. The directory is a very handy tool not just for neighborhood associations, but for anyone living in the city and or county of Montgomery.
BONDS Registration and Updates
BONDS wants to keep you and your neighborhood association involved and informed. Complete the Directory Form to register your association and its contacts with BONDS. Submit an updated form anytime information regarding your association changes. Information submitted will be used in our Neighborhood Directory.
BONDS Annual Neighborhood Grant and Mini-Grant for National Night Out
BONDS offers financial assistance in the form of grants to neighborhood associations. Any neighborhood association, homeowners association, or neighborhood watch located in the city or county of Montgomery may apply. See the application package (coming soon) for full details regarding requirements.
Experience OUR Montgomery
As we approached our 20th year, we decided to really look at what we are offering as well as how we are offering those things. In our planning, we noticed a recurring thing and it all centered around an experience… not simply seeing or hearing about, but actually experiencing various things. We were reminded how our experiences shape who we are and allow us the opportunity to discover new things about ourselves and those around us. That is all an essential part of the learning and growth process. So that brings us to… EXPERIENCE OUR MONTGOMERY!
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BONDS Neighborhood Leadership Institute
Are you involved in your neighborhood or community but need new tools and skills to become more effective? Are you interested in becoming involved but don’t know where to start? Neighborhood Leadership Institute (NLI) can help. Download NLI Brochure
BONDS Speaker's Bureau
As you prepare for your meetings and neighborhood events, keep these individuals in mind as they have agreed to speak to individual associations. Download Speaker's Bureau