As we approach the holiday season, many of us will be spending time celebrating with close friends and family but it's important that we think of our peers who may be experiencing unfortunate circumstances.
Join the ladies of Queens Co. and the Bold and Beautiful Women Circle for a Holiday Happy Hour and Toys & Toiletry Drive!
What: Come mix and mingle with professional women from around the city as we collect toys and toiletries to support low-income families of color in our community.
The vibes will be flowing with board games, afro beats, dope women to network with, and more all for a good cause!
When: Thursday, December 7th, 2017 6pm — 10pm
Where: Enjoy delectable African food at Suya Joint Restaurant. There will be discounted apps and cocktails for all event attendees.
How: RSVP for free if you donate an item or pay a $10 (or more) donation for admission.
All proceeds will go directly to Project Hope, a multi-service agency at the forefront of efforts in Boston to move families up and out of poverty. Project Hope provides low-income women with children access to education, jobs, housing, and emergency services; fosters their personal transformation; and works for broader systems change. Learn more about their work at prohope.org.
What to donate?
— Baby and kids toys
— Hats, gloves, scarves for both boys and girls
— Gift cards (e.g. walmart, target, and etc)
— Sports gear for both girls and boys (basketballs, footballs, soccer balls, etc)
— Acceptable toiletries include NEW pads, tampons, face wash, body wash, body spray, lotion, make-up, perfume, etc.
About Queens Co.
Queens Company is a network for women of color actively seeking to advance their lifestyles. We achieve this by hosting events that promote personal growth, health and wellness, professional development, and financial empowerment. By fostering a community that ensures accountability and sisterhood, we inspire our members to become their best selves.
About the Bold and Beautiful Women Circle
The Bold & Beautiful Women Circle is a 501©3 nonprofit organization that seeks to empower women by providing a platform to cultivate modern feminine excellence in a fellowship of sisterhood, positive energy and leadership development. We accomplish this through the implementation of divine femininity, fertile discussion and timeless principles. We propel women to reach their full potential by encouraging entrepreneurship, service and the pursuit of self-actualization. Our philanthropic endeavors are aimed toward the betterment of the community.