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Members of the Portland Chapter of the Links, Incorporated standing together outside.

Friends Transforming Communities Through Service

Serving the Portland, OR and Southwest Washington areas since 1957 with a mission to enhance the quality of life in the African American community.

A Legacy of Service

Outstanding Programs

Members of the Portland Chapter of the Links Arts Facet

The cornerstone of our service is our five programming facets.

Services to Youth, The Arts, National Trends and Services, International Trends and Services, and Health and Human Services. Through our facets, we implement programs and initiatives that address the needs of the underserved communities

A Legacy of PHILANTHROPY

Scholarship Opportunities

2022 Scholarship Recipients

For more than 50 years, we’ve provided over 700 scholarships to high school seniors.

We recognize and reward high school seniors who have demonstrated scholastic potential, high achievement, and leadership ability. Applications for scholarships are posted in February. Check back here.

A Legacy of COMMITMENT

Civic Engagement

Members of the Health and Human Services along with two community members

We work directly with members of the Black community who are most in need.

Through an advocacy agenda, we use our collective voices on federal, state, and local levels to push to the forefront legislative and public issues critical to improving the quality of life in our community.

PARTNERS WE’RE PROUD TO WORK WITH

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