Hoffman Estates Chapter, The Links Inc.


The Hoffman Estates Chapter (IL) of the Links Inc. provides service to the Elgin/ Northwest Chicago Suburban Communities. The Hoffman Estates Chapter is one of eight chapters in the Chicagoland area.


Thank you for attending and supporting our fall fundraising event, "Jazzin and Steppin' into Fashions".  We hope your were dazzled by the amazing fashions as we truly enjoyed spending the afternoon with you.  We also were honored to showcase Chicagoland's  top African American designers and York Furrier's fine outwear from their 87th year Anniversary Collection! 

Thank you for helping us raise money to support programs and provide scholarships, which will benefit the communities we serve. 

We hope you will join us again next year! 

For donations please visit our eventbrite site.



On Saturday, September 15, 2018, the National Trends & Services facet hosted it's annual "Know Your Rights" seminar at St. James AME Church,1100 Summit St., Elgin, IL.

The Hoffman Estates (IL), Links, Inc. in partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Chi Alpha Omega Chapter shared valuable information on how to handle encounters with law enforcement. 


2nd annual Hoffman Estates Links Brunch and Polo Outing at the Oak Brook Polo Club.  It was a beautiful day to celebrate friendship.

Shape Up! Physical and Financial Health Habits

On Saturday, March 25th the Hoffman Estates Chapter, Links Inc, held its Shape Up! Physical and Financial Health Habits seminar at the Gail Borden Library in Elgin, IL. Members of the chapter distributed free samples of over the counter medicine and medical information pamphlets to attendees.
Dr. Alma Buckner (member of the Hoffman Estates Chapter, Links Inc.) discussed symptoms and preventive measures for diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure.  The second half of the seminar was devoted to financial literacy topics given by Allen Williams of A. Charles Williams and Associates. 

Annual Day at the Races Fundraiser

Thanks to all of our supporters.  Our annual Day at the Races "Diamonds and Pearls" event held on Saturday, October 22nd at the Hawthorne Race track was a huge success. The proceeds of this event are used to implement our programs in the areas of Health and Human Services, Arts, Services to Youth,  National and International Trends.
District 42 Partnership Breakfast

The 22nd Annual District 54 Partnership Breakfast was held on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Margaret Mead Junior High School in Elk Grove Village in appreciation of School District 54's partnerships with local community and business entities. The Hoffman Estates chapter was acknowledged for their partnered with the John Muir Literacy Academy. The Chapter sponsored families for Christmas and purchased Christmas gifts for each family member. The chapter also donated 100 canned goods to the District 54 Food Pantry, located at Mead Junior High School.  
Hoffman Estates Proclamation 

In celebration of the Hoffman Estates Chapter 30th Anniversary, the village of Hoffman Estates along with the Mayor, presented chapter members with  a proclamation to name May 12, 2014 "The Links, Incorporated- Hoffman Estates Chapter Day". We thank Mayor Bill McLeod and the Village Board members for this honor.