Greetings From the President...
Welcome to The Atlanta (GA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated website! Thank you for your interest in learning more about our Chapter. As you explore this website you will discover information about the impactful results that Atlanta (GA) Chapter distinguished, and accomplished members have in the local community and globally.
The Atlanta (GA) Chapter will celebrate its 70th Platinum Jubilee Anniversary in 2023. The Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History will feature a special exhibition of the Chapter’s records and documents beginning in November 2022.
The Atlanta (GA) Chapter has a membership of influential leaders and strategic thinkers who volunteer countless hours in service to the Metropolitan Atlanta community. Service to the community revolves around the five facets of The Links, Incorporated: education, health, the arts, national and international programs and services.
The Atlanta (GA) Chapter is the 12th Chapter to join The Links, Incorporated and the first Chapter to be established in Georgia. It was February 1953 that 20 dynamic, community minded women of prominence blazed an enduring trail of friendship and service with the establishment of the Atlanta (GA) Chapter.
The Atlanta (GA) Chapter is home to The Links, Incorporated 8th National President, Dr. Dolly Desselle Adams and 17th Southern Area Director, Mrs. Mary Currie. There are also members who represent many “firsts” in politics, law, medicine, education and other professions and boards.
The Atlanta (GA) Chapter is one of the 299 Chapters that comprise The Links, Incorporated. There are over 17,000 members in 41 States, The District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of the Bahamas and the United Kingdom. The Links, Incorporated is one of the largest and oldest volunteer organizations. Members in The Links, Incorporated are prominent, dynamic, decision makers across and within various professions. Again, thank you for visiting our website and do let us know if we can provide you with additional information.
Lois C. Richardson, Ph.D.
Lois C. Richardson Ph.D., President
Atlanta (GA) Chapter
The Links, Incorporated