Hoffman Estates Chapter, The Links Inc.

 

 

The Services to Youth Facet focuses on providing innovative, substantive and sustainable  Pre-K-16 programming which contribute proven results to key educational or social/community issues. Our Mission is "Links seizing the opportunity to help our youth achieve"






Services to Youth Scholarship Luncheon
 
Services to Youth

 

The Hoffman Estates Chapter of the Links Inc., provides scholarships to high school seniors within the Elgin/Northwest Chicago Suburban communities. Our scholarship recipient have attend many prestious universities such as Howard, University of Illinois and Spelman.


One of the major components of this facet includes our participation in the national Project Lead Program (Links Educate Accommodate and Develop with High Expectations). This program is designed for grades 4th through 8th with the following goals: 
 
  • Emphasize closing the middle school academic achievement gap
  • Eradicate childhood obesity 
  • Support the S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Education and Career Readiness Initiative
  • Involve and empower youth to become leaders in violence prevention 
  • Introduce and promote college readiness
  • Develop effective mentoring relationships between children and positive role models
 

In support of this program the Hoffman Estates Chapter of the Links Inc. has facilitated financial literacy modules, childhood obesity seminars and Youth Summits for middle school students living in Elgin.
 

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

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!

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Shoes That Fit
Hoffman Estates Chapter of The Links, Inc. partnered with the "Shoes That Fit" to provide athletic shoes to students at the Ronald D. O'Neal school.  

Shoes That Fit tackles one of the most visible signs of poverty by giving kids in need new athletic shoes to attend school with dignity and joy. Together, we can make a difference to kids in need because every child deserves a pair of shoes that fit.