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PROGRAM FACETS

The Links Incorporated addresses its community service commitment using the following program facets.  ​Likewise, La Capitale's outstanding programming includes the five facets and are implemented through strategies such as public information and education, economic development, and public policy campaigns. 

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Services to Youth

Joining with the Pennington Bio-Medical Research Center in a year-long focus on childhood obesity with parents and children at a local head start program.

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The Arts

Co-sponsored with the Louisiana Arts and Science Museum for 17 years to showcase African American Art Exhibitions.

Co-sponsored an Art Inspiration Workshop with Kristen Downing for middle school girls in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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Health and Human Services

Sponsoring “Let’s Shop Healthy”, a supermarket shopping experience, and "Trunk or Treat", a Halloween project, with parents and children to encourage healthy food choices.  And collaborating with Mayor Holden’s “Healthy Baton Rouge” initiative focusing on childhood obesity.​

Co-sponsored "Give Kids a Smile" with Dr. Sancerie O'Rourke-Allen of Distinctive Smiles of Baton Rouge, LLC.

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National Trends and Services

Partnering with the LSU Ag Center and Freeman-Matthews Head Start with a focus on maintaining healthy organs.

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International Trends and Services

Providing personal care supplies to expectant women in rural areas of South Africa and women affected by the earthquake in Haiti.   

​Conducted the Second Annual International Trends & Services Essay Contest

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