THE LINKS, INCORPORATED RESPONDS TO THE FISCAL CLIFF

THE LINKS, INCORPORATED RESPONDS TO THE FISCAL CLIFF

For Immediate Release December 6, 2012 Contact: Cassandra Webster 901-292-7505 communications@linksinc.org www.linksinc.org THE LINKS, INCORPORATED RESPONDS TO THE FISCAL CLIFF ISSUES CONGRESSIONAL CALL TO ACTION   WASHINGTON – The Links, Incorporated adds its voice to the national dialogue on the fiscal cliff by pressing upon Congress to work with its colleagues on both sides of the aisle to find common ground so that Americans can feel confident and certain about their economic future in the new year. “We urge President Obama and Congress to commit to resolving our...

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SIGMA PI PHI FRATERNITY, INC. AND THE LINKS, INCORPORATED COLLABORATE TO GET OUT THE VOTE!

SIGMA PI PHI FRATERNITY, INC. AND THE LINKS, INCORPORATED COLLABORATE TO GET OUT THE VOTE!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   SIGMA PI PHI FRATERNITY, INC. AND THE LINKS, INCORPORATED COLLABORATE TO GET OUT THE VOTE!   On November 6, we will elect the next President of the United States. The involvement of every eligible citizen is vital to the electoral process and determining the future of our nation. Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and The Links, Incorporated are proud to harness their collective strengths and encourage our members to actively participate in voter activities, increase awareness of issues impacting our society today, and empower our communities to vote in...

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THE LINKS, INCORPORATED PARTNERS WITH THE NAACP’S “THIS IS MY VOTE!” TO INCREASE AND PROTECT VOTERS

THE LINKS, INCORPORATED PARTNERS WITH THE NAACP’S “THIS IS MY VOTE!” TO INCREASE AND PROTECT VOTERS

For Immediate Release October 16, 2012 Contact: Cassandra H. Webster Phone: 901-292-7505 Email: communications@linksinc.org   THE LINKS, INCORPORATED PARTNERS WITH THE NAACP’S “THIS IS MY VOTE!” TO INCREASE AND PROTECT VOTERS   WASHINGTON – The Links, Incorporated is now in partnership with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to increase voter registration, and to educate target audiences about voter suppression and other key issues that may affect the upcoming elections. A Memorandum of Understanding has just been signed by Links...

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THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED AWARDED A $250,000 GRANT FROM CHEVRON

THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED AWARDED A $250,000 GRANT FROM CHEVRON

For Immediate Release September 7, 2012 Contact: Cassandra H. Webster 901-292-7505 communications@linksinc.org Contact: Lloyd Avram, Chevron 925-413-5985 avrl@chevron.com   THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED AWARDED A $250,000 GRANT FROM CHEVRON Helps Close Academic Achievement Gap in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education   WASHINGTON – The Links Foundation, Incorporated is pleased to announce that it has been selected for a $250,000 grant from Chevron in support of STEM education. The funds, designated to help eliminate the STEM academic achievement...

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THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED AWARDS $100,000 IN GRANTS TO FOUR NON-PROFITS

THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED AWARDS $100,000 IN GRANTS TO FOUR NON-PROFITS

For Immediate Release August 24, 2012 Contact: Eris T. Sims 202-842-8686 eris.sims@linksinc.org www.linksinc.org   THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED AWARDS $100,000 IN GRANTS TO FOUR NON-PROFITS Recipients are: Club Esteem, Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey, Legacy Media Institute and the National Dental Association   WASHINGTON – The Links Foundation, Incorporated announces the awarding of grants totaling $100,000 to support four non-profit organizations that are making a significant impact in communities around the nation. Grant recipients are Club Esteem’s...

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The Links, Incorporated Responds to Texting and Driving Epidemic

The Links, Incorporated Responds to Texting and Driving Epidemic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 15, 2012 Contact: Eris Sims, Executive Director 202 842-8686 eris.sims@linksinc.org   The Links, Incorporated Responds to Texting and Driving Epidemic Organization Lends Support to AT&T’s “It Can Wait” Campaign   WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Links, Incorporated applauds AT&T’s efforts to stop the alarmingly increasing trend of texting while driving, and is proudly supporting AT&T’s “It Can Wait” campaign.   With over 100,000 deaths just last year, The Links, Incorporated recognizes the importance of ending this...

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THE LINKS, INCORPORATED SALUTES GABRIELLE DOUGLAS ON WINNING GOLD MEDAL IN ALL-AROUND GYMNASTICS AT 2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

THE LINKS, INCORPORATED SALUTES GABRIELLE DOUGLAS ON WINNING GOLD MEDAL IN ALL-AROUND GYMNASTICS AT 2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2012 Contact: Eris Sims 202-842-8686 eris.sims@linksinc.org www.linksinc.org   THE LINKS, INCORPORATED SALUTES GABRIELLE DOUGLAS ON WINNING GOLD MEDAL IN ALL-AROUND GYMNASTICS AT 2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS   Washington, D.C. – The Links, Incorporated extends accolades and congratulations to Gabrielle Douglas on winning the gold medal in all-around gymnastics at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Hailing the historic win as a defining moment in US sports, Margot James Copeland, national president of The Links, Incorporated, declared Douglas’...

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The Links, Incorporated Joins Forces with the UNCF and Education Advocates to Strengthen Bridge from Community College to HBCUs

The Links, Incorporated Joins Forces with the UNCF and Education Advocates to Strengthen Bridge from Community College to HBCUs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2012 Contact: Eris Sims, Executive Director 202 842-8686 eris.sims@linksinc.org   The Links, Incorporated Joins Forces with the UNCF and Education Advocates to Strengthen Bridge from Community College to HBCUs A project to encourage higher education completion for community college students   (Washington, D.C.) – The Links, Incorporated is partnering with the United Negro College Fund, the UNCF Special Programs Corporation and the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education, to develop a transfer program that builds strong...

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THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED LAUNCHES ITS 2012 GRANTS-IN-AID PROCESS®

THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED LAUNCHES ITS 2012 GRANTS-IN-AID PROCESS®

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2012 Contact: Cassandra H. Webster 901 292-7505 communications@linksinc.org www.linksinc.org   THE LINKS FOUNDATION, INCORPORATED LAUNCHES ITS 2012 GRANTS-IN-AID PROCESS® Providing Grants to Not-For-Profit Organizations Making Significant Impacts in Communities   Washington, D.C. (April 5, 2012) – The Links Foundation, Incorporated launched the application process for its 2012 Grants-In-Aid program. Since 1979, the philanthropic arm of The Links, Incorporated has funded transformational programs that impact lives and change communities...

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Green Renovation of Historic D.C. Headquarters Building Earns LEED® Gold Certification for African-American Women’s Organization Owners

Green Renovation of Historic D.C. Headquarters Building Earns LEED®  Gold Certification for African-American Women’s Organization Owners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2012 Contact: Eris Sims, Executive Director 202 842-8686 eris.sims@linksinc.org   Green Renovation of Historic D.C. Headquarters Building Earns LEED® Gold Certification for African-American Women’s Organization Owners   The Links Foundation, Incorporated headquarters building, in an historic district of Washington D.C., has earned LEED® Gold certification, an internationally recognized mark of excellence for green building design, construction, operations and maintenance. LEED® Gold is a designation of the U.S. Green Building Council’s...

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The Links, Incorporated Stands with those Seeking Individual Justice and Collective Healing in the Tragic Death of Unarmed Teenager Trayvon Martin

The Links, Incorporated Stands with those Seeking Individual Justice and Collective Healing in the Tragic Death of Unarmed Teenager Trayvon Martin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2012 Contact: Cassandra H. Webster 901 292-7505 communications@linksinc.org www.linksinc.org   The Links, Incorporated Stands with those Seeking Individual Justice and Collective Healing in the Tragic Death of Unarmed Teenager Trayvon Martin   WASHINGTON D.C. (April 2, 2012) – The Links, Incorporated joins hands and hearts with the Martin family and with those who are concerned about the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. As an organization with a membership of more than 12,000 professional African-American women and women of...

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