News

Community Link’s Metro Facility Celebrates 10 Years of Service

June 07, 2018

Originally constructed as a church, the building on Bunkum Road operated as a Church of God until July 14, 2008 when Community Link purchased the building. The organization shared space with the church for a few years until enrollment dictated a need to expand.

Community Link’s Buddy Walk Ranks #1 in Illinois

April 27, 2018

Lace up your sneakers, grab your sunglasses and get ready for the 12th Annual Community Link Buddy Walk this Saturday, May 5 at North Side Park in Breese. With sunshine and warm temperatures, they're anticipating an even larger than last year.

Presenting Sponsors of Community Link’s Buddy Walk

April 23, 2018

Knights of Columbus Niemeyer Agency, Poettker Construction Company and The Republic of Tea are Presenting Sponsors for Community Link's 12th Annual Buddy Walk. "We're honored that these companies have chosen to sponsor our event and believe in supporting people with Down syndrome and other development disabilities," stated John Huelskamp, Community Link executive director.

The Sweetest Mile… The most rewarding distance a person can walk

March 29, 2018

Community Link has joined forces with Excel Bottling Company to create a signature beverage for the Buddy Walk called Sweetest Mile.

The Marilyn House A gift from the heart

March 15, 2018

Married for more than 50 years, Jerry and Marilyn King loved each other deeply. They showed that same care and compassion for others through their daily lives as a nurse and long-term care business owner.

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