Updates from the LATIN-19 community; Agenda for 4/28
Updates from the LATIN-19 community; Agenda for 4/28

Current Facts and Figures

  • Number of vaccines given at LATIN-19 clinics — 7,257
  • Percentage of NC population at least partially vaccinated — 48.2%
  • Percentage of NC Latinx population at least partially vaccinated — 6.6%
  • Hispanic population in NC — 9.8%
  • Percentage of Hispanic COVID-19 cases in NC — 20%

Agenda for 4.28.21

1. Updates from LATIN-19 Executive Team
2. Joanna Krupp, DukeMed PCLT: Support Group updates; Q&A
3. Rosa Gonzalez-Guarda: Updates from the Research Working Group
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Advisory Board Nominations
In order to capture the full diversity of la comunidad Latina and honor all voices — especially, those of historically marginalized populations/communities — LATIN-19 is looking for members of our broader community to join our Advisory Board. The deadline to submit nominations is May 1
Submit a Nomination Form

Upcoming Vaccination Events

  • April 29, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. | Wheels Fun Park, Durham
  • May 6, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. | Wheels Fun Park, Durham
  • May 13, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. | Wheels Fun Park, Durham
Volunteer for Vaccine Clinics

Give Your Thoughts and Ideas

We welcome your feedback about weekly meetings, ongoing initiatives, and organizational priorities. You are also welcome to submit news and announcements to be shared with our broader community. 
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News and Announcements

Vaccine Appointments

We have created a new spreadsheet for tracking all upcoming vaccine clinics for the Latina community. You are welcome to share this resource with others. If you would like to add a clinic, please submit the information to hola@latin19.org

NC Rural Coalition Fighting COVID-19 
Wednesday, April 28 | 9 - 10 a.m. on Zoom
Join us for a conversation with Dr. Tim Davis, Eastern Region Pharmacist with the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services Division of Public Health. Tim will provide an update for the layperson about the COVID-19 vaccination progress in North Carolina and will take questions from attendees about vaccination efforts happening throughout the state.

LatinxEd Fellowship
Applications are now open for the inaugural cohort of the LatinxEd Fellows. Over this six-month immersive learning opportunity, Fellows will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to participate in education advocacy and gain leadership experience as practitioners.

COVID Support Group
The COVID support group will be a space to discuss shared experiences and challenges in a time when many of us are feeling alone. Together we can support each other and feel more confident moving forward through this difficult time.
  • Who: All Latinx people affected by COVID or caring for someone with COVID
  • When/Where: 1 hr/week for 6 weeks via Zoom
  • Contact Maria Eugenia to sign up at 984.209.9981

Open Positions
El Futuro | Multiple positions open including Clinical training specialist, Clinical services manager, Bilingual telehealth administrative assistant, bilingual outpatient therapist, Director of client services and population health, Bilingual case manager (part-time), Bilingual telehealth therapist (part-time) | Learn more and apply online 

Maternal Health Clinic at Durham County Health Department | Senior Public Health Nurse | Apply online

CCFH-Family Connects Durham | Nurse Home Visitor | Learn more and apply online  
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