The Links Foundation, Inc fbo Plano Links Chapter

A nonprofit organization

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$15,000 Goal

The Plano North Metroplex (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated has been working and serving in the community for 35 years.  Driven by our members' compassion and heart for service, we continue to do the work that impacts our community.  Our vision is to positively impact our community.

Our goal is $10,000 this year.  Help us continue our important programs which include:

  • Scholarship program for deserving college students
  • Educational programs like NSBE Jr and STEAM especially targeting children of color
  • Annual Plano Christmas Cops Program
  • Back-to-School Program that provides school supplies and backpacks to families in our community
  •  Supporting our local food banks like Minnie’s Food Pantry and the North TX Food Bank
  • SWAG (Securing Wisdom And Grace) our award winning mentoring program for girls in grades 6-12 which is entering its seventh year
  • Providing dental care and education via our Dental Van in partnership with the Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures initiative

Some of our other community activities include educating the community regarding the importance of voter registration and increasing the awareness of local black-owned businesses. 


We also supported a local black owned daycare that has been in existence for 50 years with items during the height of the pandemic.  

Programs and Service are the heart of our chapter - our primary mission.

Our Needs

Help us continue to serve our community and support our chapter programs and scholarships and reach our goal of $10,000.






Mission

Friends Transforming Communities Through Service.

Our core values and principles are to provide service to the community - our friendships are enhanced and cultivated through our service.

With over 36 years of service to our community, the Plano North Metroplex (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated tirelessly works to significantly make an impact in all we do for others.

Needs

Each and every year, our organization raises funds to support our programs and services.

Equity Statement

The members of The Plano North Metroplex (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated are unwavering in our dedication to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We believe that every individual deserves to be treated with respect, dignity, and fairness, regardless of their race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, ability, or any other characteristic that makes them unique.

Our commitment to equity is not just a principle but a guiding force that shapes every decision we make. We strive to create an environment where differences are celebrated and where all voices are heard, valued, and included. We recognize that systemic barriers and historical inequalities exist, and we are resolute in dismantling these barriers to foster a more just society.

Organization Data

Summary

Organization name

The Links Foundation, Inc fbo Plano Links Chapter

Causes

Women & Girls

Operating Budget

Less than $100,000

Counties Served

Collin, Dallas, Rockwall

BIPOC Serving

Black or African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, Hispanic or Latinx

BIPOC Leadership

Both the Executive Director/CEO and Board Chair

Address

P.O. Box 863417
Plano, TX 75086

Phone

469-628-5647

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