President’s Message

Gail Ash Dotson


Greetings and welcome to the website of Greater Miami (FL) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated.


The Links, Incorporated is an international, not-for-profit corporation, established in 1946. The membership consists of over 16,000 professional women of African descent in 292 chapters located in 41 states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of the Bahamas and the United Kingdom.   It is one of the nation’s oldest and largest volunteer service organizations of extraordinary women who are committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry.


The Greater Miami (FL) Chapter was organized in 1955 and has provided transformational programming and services in the South Florida community and beyond for 65 years.  More recent programming and services include, among others, Services to Youth – NSBE Jr. Chapter (STEM), The ArtsLinked in Action  Book & Author Luncheon event for annual scholarships, International Trends and Services – A Haitian Love Affair, National Trends and Services – Link Up to Vote and Health & Human Services – HeartLinks Red Dress Health Fair & Dinner and Humanitarian Medical Mission to Haiti.


Additionally, the Greater Miami (FL) Chapter has a legacy of superb leadership in The Links, Incorporated that makes us proud.  Mrs. Regina Jollivette Frazier, Ninth National President (1986-1990) as well as three Southern Area Directors:  Mrs. Maude K. Reed, Fifth (1965-1969), Mrs. Regina Jollivette Frazier, Ninth (1981-1984) and Mrs. Anne Turner Herriott, Ninthteen (2015 – 2019).  Please continue to review our website to learn more about Greater Miami Chapter’s commitment to service in the South Florida community.


Sisterly in friendship and service,

Gail Ash Dotson

President 2020-2022