3,000-Plus
By 2017 Goal Reached
MEMBERS AND COUNTING

Hailing from Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Texas and Washington

In 2015-2017 Biennial
HOURS OF HEARTFELT SERVICE

Commitment and dedication to meaningful programs and service in Western Area communities over the past four years

Combined dollars for
10 HBCU's
WA HBCU SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT DOLLARS

Invaluable support at Western Area Historically Black Colleges and Universities

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Western Area Director’s Message


I am grateful for the opportunity to serve the mighty Western Area, and humbled by the confidence and support from members as we bring change, awareness, and stellar programs to the communities we serve. We have set sail on a journey — fully committed toA Mind for Business and A Heart for Service.”

Roxann Thomas Chargois, Western Area Director

A Mind For Business


Administrative expertise and efficient operational standards throughout the 60 Western Area Chapters

Learners Becoming Leaders

Trained Chapter Officers and Committee Chairs equipped with the tools to become “The Best” in Linkdom.

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LEARNERS BECOMING LEADERS

Chapters:  And This I Promise

Taking the Western Area to greater heights by elevating the level of service and promoting the Links brand.

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CHAPTERS: AND THIS I PROMISE

Fund Development

New approaches to traditional financial practices — creating net revenues for transformational change that counts.

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FUND DEVELOPMENT

The June 14-18, 2017 Western Area Conference presentations and more!

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43RD WA CONFERENCE

A Heart For Service


Innovative programming that yields impactful results in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Oregon, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Washington

Black Lives Matter

The Western Area embraces a powerful movement for change, truth and justice.

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Black Lives Matter

Haiti

Western Area members make five-year commitment to Haiti in “2,000 Boots on the Ground” initiative.

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Haiti

Get Out The Vote

“Linked Advocates” of the Western Area: Protecting the right to vote, and access to education, housing, health care and full employment.

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Get Out The Vote

Health

Important topics and observances for a healthy membership and healthy communities

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Health

Feature Video

 Sisters Network, Inc.

Sisters Network INC. from Dale Lamar features Karen Eubanks Jackson of the Houston (TX) Chapter, who founded Sisters Network Inc. in 1994 during her personal fight to survive breast cancer. “I recognized a lack of ‘sisterhood’ in traditional organizations, a staggering breast cancer mortality rate for African American women and limited culturally sensitive material,” she said in an article in the The Chain.

We invite you to watch the video below…

Exemplary Programming

A HEART FOR SERVICE

 

Transformational Program “Sightings”…

 Community Partnerships in Albuquerque

Developing and sustaining key community partnerships has been essential to the success and continued growth of Albuquerque (NM) Chapter programming initiatives.

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‘A Call to Action’

 “We Are The World – Haiti”

Recorded on February 1st, 2010, in the same studio as the original 25 years earlier (Henson Recording Studios, formerly A&M Recording Studios) “We Are The World 25 For Haiti,” to benefit the Haitian earthquake relief efforts and the rebuilding of Haiti.

 

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Western Area Resolution
BLACK LIVES MATTER

 

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