On February 23,1985, twenty-one friends connected in friendship and service (known as R.A.R.E) to charter the Shelby County (TN) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated. Today, this dynamic group of women boosts a local membership consisting of business and civic leaders, role models, mentors, activists and volunteers. The chapter’s stellar award winning programs are consistently recognized at the area and national level.
The members of The Links, Incorporated are influential decision makers and opinion leaders, celebrating more than 65 years as a women’s volunteer service organization committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the cultural and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry. A premier international service organization with more than 14,000 members in 282 chapters located in 41 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of the Bahamas, its legacy of friends providing service that changes lives, established by the original circle of nine friends in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1946, is alive and well.
The Shelby County (TN) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated Mobile App provides internal communication for their members. This mobile app allows the members to perform the following functions:
- Push Notifications
- Events, Meetings, Workshops, Programs
- Connect Members to Social Media Channels
- Enter Service Hours
- Membership Directory
- Member Chat Wall
- Photo Gallery
- Send Voice Messages