Q: What is BOND?
A: The Brotherhood Organization of A New Destiny (BOND) is a nationally recognized 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to "Rebuilding the Family By Rebuilding the Man."
Q: How long has BOND been around?
A: Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson, the Founder and President of the organization, started BOND in 1990. At that time, the purpose of the organization was to help black men overcome anger and learn to properly guide their families. However, all races and both sexes were drawn to BOND as the problems encountered by black men were and are common to all people. The organization is open to men and women of all races and ages.
Q: Who is Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson?
A: Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson is the author of the books, SCAM: How the Black Leadership Exploits Black America (Nelson Current) and his first book FROM RAGE TO RESPONSIBILITY (Paragon House). He is also a much in-demand public speaker, Guest Columnist for WorldNetDaily, expert counselor, host of a nationally syndicated radio and TV talk show, and successful entrepreneur. After experiencing a personal transformation, he started BOND to help black men to find the truth that had set him free.
Q: What kind of services does BOND provide?
A: At our main Los Angeles location, BOND holds Sunday services and meetings for men and women; we have phone and in-person counseling (call 1-800-411-2663 for more information), and feature our Community Affordable Housing Program. We also host workshops and seminars.
Q: Is BOND a Christian Organization?
A: Yes. We are nondenominational Christian
Q: Who can attend BOND meetings?
A: All people of goodwill are welcome.
Q: How does a person become a Member of BOND?
A: Your Membership helps BOND to more effectively rebuild families, help young people succeed, and stand for character in the public square. Membership is $100 per year. Membership is open to the public.
Q: Do you accept donations?
A: Absolutely. In fact, they are the backbone of BOND, helping us to do the work we do helping others. We are a 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization, and your donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law. We are grateful for your support. BOND has never asked for a dime from the federal government, as we prize our independence. You can donate to BOND in any of the following ways: 1. MasterCard/Visa on our secure website at bondinfo.org 2. Call us at 1-800-411-2663 (BOND) to donate via MasterCard, Visa or American Express. 3. Send check or money order to: BOND, P.O. Box 35090, Los Angeles, CA, 90035. We also accept donations of goods, including vehicles, computers, camera's etc.
Q: What materials do you have available?
A: We have Rev. Peterson's groudbreaking book, SCAM: How the Black Leadership Exploits Black Americans; and his first book FROM RAGE TO RESPONSIBILITY. We also have cds and tapes of Rev. Peterson talks and other topics.