The Arts Facet

The goal of The Arts facet is to increase and expand art activity throughout black communities. The Links, Incorporated creates and supports art-related educational opportunities for minority youth as well as presents and supports performances by youth and accomplished professional artists in an array of disciplines.

In partnership with museums, symphonies, arts councils, educational institutes, and corporations in order to support art programs, especially where there is a focus on artists of color. The goal of The Arts Facet is to produce and support programs to enrich the quality of life of our youth and communities through educational and engaging art.

Services to Youth Facet

The Links, Incorporated created its first program facet, Services to Youth, to empower black youth to use their intellect and spirit of achievement to become successful and productive citizens. Through this facet, we implement transformational programs that are responsive to the academic, cultural, career development, and mentoring needs of youth.” In support of The Links’ mission to enrich and enhance the lives of black youth, the primary goals of this facet are to:

Close the achievement gap from pre-K through college, with the intent of preparing our youth for the global workforce as healthy citizens.

Develop training modules for local pre-K through college mentoring programs, to ascertain a high level of support for youth in our communities.

Expand and support science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education Promote and support .historically black colleges and universities for ensured sustainability..

The goal of this facet is to promote and facilitate programs that support the maintenance of good health.

National Trends
& Services Facet

The National Trends and Services facet addresses the social inequities that persist in black communities throughout the United States.

The Links, Incorporated is committed to raising awareness on economic, health, social justice, and other barriers that affect our quality of life. Our goal is to eliminate disparities in these areas for the betterment of our communities.

International Trends
& Services Facet

The International Trends and Services facet provides services and delivers transformational programs to people of African ancestry globally so that they may have a better quality of life.

Programs are designed and developed to service the educational, health, and cultural needs of our global community. A primary objective of our international work is to enrich the lives of women and their families

Health & Human Services Facet

The Links, Incorporated established the Health and Human Services facet in response to the chronic health disparities that persist in black communities and result in the decreased life expectancy of African Americans and other people of African ancestry.

The goal of this facet is to promote and facilitate programs that support the maintenance of good health.

“Linked In Friendship, Connected In Service”