The Links, Incorporated is a volunteer service organization of concerned, committed, and talented women who, linked in friendship, enhance the quality of life in the larger community. The organization is primarily concerned with enriching, sustaining and ensuring the identities, culture and economic survival of African-Americans and persons of African descent. To contribute to the formulation of a positive, productive, and culturally diverse society, The Links, Incorporated also focuses on education, cultural enrichment, health and wellness and civic involvement. This focus is implemented through strategies such as in public information and education, economic development, and public policy. If you would like to learn more about The Links, Incorporated, please visit our website: www.linksinc.org.

The Links at the United States Capitol Photo

College Scholarships

The Ethel L. Reaves Community Service Leadership Award, The Willa and George Dumas College Scholarship, The Fannie W. Fitzgerald Educational Leadership Academic Scholarship Award, Wilhelmina Reuben-Cooke Distinguished Educator Academic Scholarship Award, and The Historically Black Colleges/Universities (HBCU) Scholarship


Who We Are

The Links, Incorporated founded in 1946, is one of the oldest and largest volunteer service organizations of women who are committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry. Members of the Old Dominion (VA) Chapter have upheld this tradition of friendship and service in Prince William County, Virginia for over nineteen years.

Old Dominion (VA) Chapter  - Mission


Old Dominion (VA) Chapter will empower Prince William County students & their families through our STEAM Program to affect the achievement gap.

Old Dominion (VA) Chapter  - College Scholarships Photo

College Scholarships

Old Dominion (VA) Chapter is committed to providing support to the youth of Prince William County through educational scholarships. Click here for our scholarship application and to learn more.

Old Dominion (VA) Chapter - Friendship Photo


Our core values are friendship, integrity, honesty, service, commitment, family relationships, courage, respect for self and others, legacy, confidentiality, responsibility, and accountability.

Allison Blow Chapter President Allison Blow
Old Dominion (VA) Chapter

Chapter President

Welcome and thank you for exploring the website of the Old Dominion (VA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated. It is a pleasure to invite you to delve into our chapter's initiatives and achievements. Established in 1993 as the 250th chapter, Old Dominion (VA) Chapter has flourished into an acclaimed entity, boasting members dedicated to outstanding service and philanthropic endeavors in Prince William County, Virginia.

Our chapter's mission statement is dynamic, driving advocacy through tangible Human Services, International Trends and Services, National Trends and Services, and Services to Youth, we impact education, social welfare, and civic engagement.

Our committed members, characterized by professionalism and camaraderie, work synergistically to provide equitable opportunities for transformation locally and globally. We encourage you to explore our website and connect with us on Facebook (@olddominionvachapter), Instagram (@ODClinks) and X (formallyTwitter) (@ODClinks) as we expand our program offerings, sponsored events, educational endeavors, and community involvement.

Old Dominion Foundation, Incorporated

Old Dominion Foundation, Incorporated, was established in Northern Virginia in October 1991, The foundation is engaged exclusively in educational, charitable, and cultural activities beneficial to the under‐served and overall community of Prince William County