Naomi Watts, winner of the 23rd annual Skillman Foundation's Float Design Contest

Naomi West Wins Skillman Foundation’s Float Design Contest

  Congratulations to Naomi West, first place winner of the 23rd annual Skillman Foundation’s Float Design Contest! Naomi, an eighth-grader at Detroit’s Earhart Elementary-Middle School, won a float design contest sponsored by the Parade Company and the Skillman Foundation. A float based on her drawing was unveiled earlier this month at the Parade Company studio. The 23rd […]

Early Childhood Literacy Forum

“Closing the Achievement Gap” for African-American Students Kettering Foundation & Metro Detroit Chapters of The Links, Incorporated Host Literary Forum for Community Input & STEMM Career Exploration Event DETROIT – Some of the most committed members of the community gathered Saturday, November 22, 2014 for a full day focused on exploring the factors that are[…..]

Children’s Book Nook Gives Back to Community

The Renaissance (MI) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated recently partnered with the DMC Harper-Hutzel Hospital and United Way of Southeastern Michigan to create a Children’s Book Nook in the hospital’s Labor and Delivery Waiting Room. The Book Nook, designed for the hospital’s youngest visitors, is intended to enhance early literacy. Literacy development begins at birth[…..]

Renaissance Links Celebrate Cinco De Mayo!

May 6, 2014 Renaissance Chapter members came out to Mex Restaurant in Bloomfield Hills wearing colorful attire and beautiful smiles to celebrate Cinco De Mayo and to fellowship in the spirit of sisterhood and service. Thank you to our visiting Link Sisters, Mardi Woods and Sylbria Hopkins, for joining us and sharing exciting information about the Central[…..]