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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Michelle Bailey – The Links, Incorporated 202-491-4872 | michellebailey@michellebaileymedia.comApril 2, 2019 (Washington, DC) - During Women’s HERstory Month, noted civil rights icon Congressman John Lewis recognized The Links, Incorporated as a distinguished organization of outstanding community service and influence. Dr. Kimberly Jeffries Leonard, president of The Links, Incorporated and The Links Foundation, Incorporated...

Call to Action: Census 2020 What Is the Census? As mandated by the U.S. Constitution, the federal government must count its entire population—citizens and noncitizens—once each decade. The data collected through the census determines how more than $675 billion in federal funds will be allocated in education grants, Medicare and transportation, among other vital areas. Census data...

General Motors Provides $35,000 STEM Grant to The Links, Incorporated [caption id="attachment_18826" align="alignnone" width="682"] Alicia Boler-DavisOakland County (MI) ChapterGM, Executive Vice President of Global Manufacturing2018 Black Engineer of the Year[/caption] Today’s General Motors (GM) is built on the strength of its diverse workforce, and the company recognizes the importance of giving back. Diversity is an integral part...

LINKS-STEMREADY Program Brings National Resources to Local Initiatives By Leslye Miller Fraser - Potomac (VA) Chapter - National STEM Chair [su_carousel source="media: 18808,18807,18806" link="lightbox" width="500" height="375" items="1" title="no" mousewheel="no"] Most jobs of the future will require a strong grasp of math and science. STEM occupations are growing at 17%, while other occupations are growing at 10%, according to the U.S. Department...

The Links, Incorporated and National Society of Black Engineers Extend Partnership Through 2021 The Links, Incorporated and the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) agreed in September to extend their partnership for three years, through 2021. Together, the organizations promote and facilitate STEM education and career readiness for underrepresented minority students through the establishment of LINKS-NSBE...