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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.

La Capitale Chapter of The Links, Incorporated is pleased to launch a New Year, NEW YOU fundraiser with a raffle in lieu of our Signature Event, “Wigs, Martinis and Bowties".
Over the past decade, through sustainable fund development, our organization continues to provide financial support to Cancer Services of Baton Rouge.   Spearheaded by our Health and Human Services facet we contribute various wigs and accessories annually to The Wig Boutique.  
The proceeds will be used to continue our existing community partnerships with Power Coalition, Big Buddy Mentoring program, Louisiana Arts & Science Museum, HBCU scholarships and East and West Baton Rouge Parish schools.
Please contact Danielle Kelley at for additional details,
questions and/or corporate donations.

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Tickets are $25 and will be divided by the total amount of the donation.
[$100 donation = 5 tickets]
The drawing will be virtual by our Fundraising Chair at the
New Year, NEW YOU
fundraising virtual event. 
You will receive notification within 24 hours to arrange delivery of items.
The inventory is subject to change based on the availability of the items.
TWO winners will receive either a Louis Vuitton Tote
($2,500 value) or a Man’s Gucci Accessory ($500 value).
Ticket purchases are NOT tax-deductible according to IRS regulations. 
The raffle will begin on December 20, 2021 and end on January 31, 2022.
Two drawings on February 4, 2022
All donations are welcomed.

  • 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 focus on addressing childhood obesity in our community.

  • 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.


Thank you to our New Year, New YOU Sponsors

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DROKS Healthcare
Dr. Steven & Mrs. Danielle Kelley

Southern University Law Center

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Garrett Temple
New Orleans Pelicans


Paula Clayton