Our Programs

Our programs address five major facet areas: Services to Youth, The Arts, National Trends and Services…


It is with both a commitment to friendship and service that I welcome you to the Long Island Chapter website. We’re excited that you elected to visit our website and we hope that you will visit again.

The Links, Incorporated is a non-profit organization comprised of extraordinary women committed to enriching, sustaining, and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry.

In Friendship,

​Leah E. Watson

Chapter President


Long Island Chapter,
The Links, Incorporated

LILinks president@gmail.com​

Who We Are

The Links, Incorporated is a non-profit organization established in 1946. It was founded upon the twin value principles…


Our programs have achieved numerous Area and National recognition…

Long Island Chapter 

The Links, Inc. 

Giving Tuesday

Since 1962, The Long Island (NY) Chapter, The Links Incorporated has provided scholarship and programs to benefit Long Island residents. 

In addition to academic scholarships, we are raising funds to increase our service outreach under 5 program themes.

  1. Services to Youth - Donations will support our yearly National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE Jr.) STEM program for middle school girls who are currently studying robotics.
  2. National Trends and Services - Donations will support our Adopt-A-Family programs and work with empowering homeless mothers and their children. 
  3. The Arts - Donations will support exposing our student activities in the visual arts, music, poetry.
  4. International Trends and Services - Donations will support our high school students in developing a broader view of global affairs and support the annual trip to the United Nations.
  5. Health and Human Services - Donations will support our annual Health Fair and Farmers Market

Your financial contribution ensures we can continue to offer our wide range of programs to the Long Island residents. 

Click                             to make your contribution.