Fundraiser, The Art Facet

Channel Islands (CA) Chapter Poster Contest

For review 2The Channel Islands Chapter, Links Incorporated will be hosting our organization’s Art Poster Competition form February 20, 2016, to March 30, 2016. As part of our National Organization’s Art Poster Contest this year, the competition is open to all Ventura and Santa Barbara County Elementary through High School students.

The theme is, “Healthy, Energetic, Lifestyles Matter – Make Health a Habit”.

Prizes will be awarded to the winner of each category, and a maximum of one entry per grade category will be accepted.

For information on how to enter and submit your art piece contact our CIC Art Facet Chairman, Delois Flowers at 310-890-2733 or 310-466-4137, or via email: clasyd@sbcglobal.net

Click here to download the poster contest flyer

 

Heart Health

February – Heart Health Recognition Month

CIC 2016 Recognizing Heart healthThe Channel Islands (CA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated supporting our organization’s national campaign and promoting awareness about The Heart Truth™.

This national campaign is aimed to increase women’s awareness of heart disease and its dangers. Heart disease is the leading cause of death among African American and Hispanic women. Women of color also have high rates of the major risk factors for this disease including obesity, physical inactivity and high blood pressure. As a partner of The Heart Truth, we are working to spread the message of heart disease prevention to the communities we serve. The Heart Truth, the creators of the Red Dress and the national symbol for women and heart disease awareness, is sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

The Links, Incorporated supports specific organizations and seeks to expand their positive impact within our communities across the nation and abroad.