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Our Work

For more than 30 years, La Capitale Chapter of The Links, Incorporated, has been serving the needs of communities in East and West Baton Rouge Parishes. Our Chapter, established in 1986, has a membership that includes Baton Rouge's finest community leaders, philanthropists and change agents committed to increasing access and opportunity for those most in need in our community.

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Wigs, Martinis, & Bow Ties

We invite you to partner with our chapter's work by becoming a sponsor for our annual fundraiser, ''Wigs, Martinis and Bow Ties." The fundraiser provides a unique opportunity for our partners to support our outstanding programming that includes work driven by our five program facets: Health and Human Services, Services to Youth, National Trends and Services, The Arts and International Trends and Services. Nationally, our members provide more than1million documented hours of community service.

  • ►  Partnering with East and West Baton Rouge Parish Schools to provide support for arts programming, critical disaster relief following the floods in 2016, mentoring in partnership with Big Buddy and college scholarships to African-American students.

  • ►  Partnering with Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Winbourne Elementary and Freeman Matthews Head Start Center in an extended focusonaddressingchildhoodobesityinourcommunity.

  • ►  Partnering with the Louisiana Art and Science Museum for 19 years to showcase African-American art exhibitions and performances.

  • ►  Partnering with Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge to provide support and services to African-American women in East Baton Rouge.