Hoffman Estates Chapter, The Links Inc.

 

The Hoffman Estates Chapter (IL) of the Links Inc. provides service to the Elgin/ Northwest Chicago Suburban Communities. The Hoffman Estates Chapter is one of eight chapters in the Chicagoland area.

HOFFMAN ESTATES CHAPTER (IL), Links Inc.
SAVE THE DATE

The Hoffman Estates (IL) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated 

proudly presents our fall fundraising event

"Jazzin' and Steppin' into Fashions"  

Sunday, October 14, 2018 at the Drake Hotel in Oak Brook, IL.  

This event will raise funds for the benefit of The Links Foundation, Incorporated in support of our Chapter's community service programs and scholarships. 

_____________________________________

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS ! 

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, the National Trends & Services facet will host it's annual "Know Your Rights" seminar at St. James AME Church,1100 Summit St., Elgin, IL.


The Hoffman Estates (IL), Links, Inc. in partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Chi Alpha Omega Chapter and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Glen Ellyn Alumnae Chapter will share valuable information on how to handle encounters with law enforcement. Come learn from attorneys and law enforcement how to handle encounters with the police and navigate the justice system!

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, the National Trends & Services facet will host it's annual "Know Your Rights" seminar at St. James AME Church,1100 Summit St., Elgin, IL.
The Hoffman Estates (IL), Links, Inc. in partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Chi Alpha Omega Chapter and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Glen Ellyn Alumnae Chapter will share valuable information on how to handle encounters with law enforcement. Come learn from attorneys and law enforcement how to handle encounters with the police and navigate the justice system!
#Learn how to protect your civil liberties
This event is FREE and open to the public!

This event is FREE and open to the public! 

_____________________________________

CONGRATULATIONS 2018 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS! 
Congratulations to the 2018 Hoffman Estates Links Chapter of the Links, Inc. 2018 scholarship recipients.  We awarded (6) scholarships.  The Ronald D. O’Neal Scholarship for Academic Achievement, Arts Scholarship, and (4) additional Academic Achievement scholarships.  Our recipients represent the following schools: 
Elgin High School
Hoffman Estates High School (2)
South Elgin High School
Bartlett High School
Rolling Meadows High School

These young talented youth were also recognized at the United Black Scholarship Fund’s annual banquet for their phenomenal achievements.  Please help us congratulation these young students for their achievements and future success! 

Congratulations to the 2018 Hoffman Estates Chapter of The Links, Inc. scholarship recipients. 


We awarded (6) scholarships. The Ronald D. O’Neal Scholarship for Academic Achievement, Arts Scholarship, and (4) additional Academic Achievement scholarships. Our recipients represent the following schools:


  • Elgin High School
  • Hoffman Estates High School (2)
  • South Elgin High School
  • Bartlett High School 
  • Rolling Meadows High School

 

These young talented youth were also recognized at the United Black Scholarship Fund’s annual banquet for their phenomenal achievements. Please help us congratulate these young students for their achievements and for future success!

_____________________________________

2nd annual Hoffman Estates Links Brunch and Polo Outing at the Oak Brook Polo Club.  It was a beautiful day to celebrate friendship.
           _____________________________________

Shape Up! Physical and Financial Health Habits

On Saturday, March 25th the Hoffman Estates Chapter, Links Inc, held its Shape Up! Physical and Financial Health Habits seminar at the Gail Borden Library in Elgin, IL. Members of the chapter distributed free samples of over the counter medicine and medical information pamphlets to attendees.
Dr. Alma Buckner (member of the Hoffman Estates Chapter, Links Inc.) discussed symptoms and preventive measures for diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure.  The second half of the seminar was devoted to financial literacy topics given by Allen Williams of A. Charles Williams and Associates. 
            _____________________________________

Annual Day at the Races Fundraiser

Thanks to all of our supporters.  Our annual Day at the Races "Diamonds and Pearls" event held on Saturday, October 22nd at the Hawthorne Race track was a huge success. The proceeds of this event are used to implement our programs in the areas of Health and Human Services, Arts, Services to Youth,  National and International Trends.
District 42 Partnership Breakfast

The 22nd Annual District 54 Partnership Breakfast was held on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Margaret Mead Junior High School in Elk Grove Village in appreciation of School District 54's partnerships with local community and business entities. The Hoffman Estates chapter was acknowledged for their partnered with the John Muir Literacy Academy. The Chapter sponsored families for Christmas and purchased Christmas gifts for each family member. The chapter also donated 100 canned goods to the District 54 Food Pantry, located at Mead Junior High School.  
Hoffman Estates Proclamation 

In celebration of the Hoffman Estates Chapter 30th Anniversary, the village of Hoffman Estates along with the Mayor, presented chapter members with  a proclamation to name May 12, 2014 "The Links, Incorporated- Hoffman Estates Chapter Day". We thank Mayor Bill McLeod and the Village Board members for this honor.