Members of the Richmond (VA) Chapter attended a reception at the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia where The Richmond Links were recognized for a contribution made to sponsor the Multimedia Resource Room on the museum’s second floor. This room features an interactive kiosk that helps capture the ever-decreasing attention spans of younger generations by using technology to share information about past generations of African Americans in Virginia. The Links, Incorporated, Richmond (VA) Chapter Multimedia Resource Room highlights innovative learning technology that focuses on engagement over lecturing and values creativity and innovation.
Several members of the Focus Motivated Achievers at Franklin Military Academy (FMA2) program recently traveled to Washington, DC to attend a performance by the world renowned Alvin Ailey Dance Troupe as part of a partnership with the Richmond (VA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated. Nearly twenty middle school-aged girls attended the performance, which served as the culminating activity of a four-month initiative to expose the students to enriching experiences that include international and national studies, health and services and the arts. Continue reading “Franklin Military Academy Cadets Travel to the Kennedy Center”
Stephanie was born in Tacoma, Washington in 1965. She was raised in a military family and traveled across the country and overseas before her parents settled in Louisiana. It was at Louisiana State University where she decided she wanted to be a journalist.
After starting off in radio, Stephanie later moved to Texas to begin her career as a television journalist. For five years she worked as a reporter and then an anchor in Austin, Texas. In Texas, she met Jeff, the man who would become her husband.
The couple moved to Richmond in 1999 when Stephanie was hired to anchor the WTVR CBS 6 News. She later became the proud mother of two sons, Miles and Pierce.
Congratulations to Link Karen Savage and Link Liz Hayes-Mackey for a wonderful women’s day service at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church!
The Richmond (VA) Chapter was well represented to support our Link sisters on last Sunday. The highlight of the service was our own, Link Jacqueline S. McClenney, who executed a phenomenal sermon about service. Kudos to Link Jackie!
The Petersburg (VA) Chapter hosted a “Meet and Greet” Reception for Link, Dr. Pamela V. Wilson Hammond. Who is the Interim President at Virginia State University. Several members of the Richmond (VA) Chapter attended the event.