The Angel City Chapter of LINKS, Inc. was
founded in Los Angeles in February 1963 by ten LINKS, Inc. members who moved to Los
Angeles from other parts of country. The Angel City Chapter has supported
community-based institutions by sponsoring fund raising events, educational awareness
projects and related benefits. The collection includes a variety of awards,
certificates, club handbooks, ephemera, flyers, historical notebooks and summaries,
invitations to functions, membership profiles, membership lists, meeting minutes,
newspaper clippings, photographs, and programs
LINKS, Inc., an African-American women's and family organization that works for the
educational needs of children and young adults, has more than 274 chapters nation-wide
with over 12,000 members. Other attendant organizations are the "Connecting Links," and
"Heir-O-Links." The Los Angeles Chapter, also called the Angel City Chapter, was founded
in February 1963 by ten transfer members who moved to Los Angeles from various chapters
throughout the country.
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