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https://youtu.be/t3VuDXnomeU BRONX NET This week's BronxTalk features a discussion on Bronx health, COVID infections, vaccination rates, and the importance of training doctors of color to increase patient comfort with expert medical advice. The Host: Gary Axelbank The Guests: Dr. Olusimbo Ige, MD, PH, Assistant Commissioner for the Bureau of Health ...

2022-04-07T17:43:05-04:00November 1, 2021|

Bronx Food Delivery Program Holds Event For Seniors, NYCHA Residents

BLACK STAR NEWS The Bronx Rising Initiative, a program of the nonprofit Oyate Group, is dedicated to providing and distributing critical resources across the Bronx in response to the COVID-19 pandemic's disproportionate impact on the borough. Known for vaccinating over 20,000 people across the Bronx, BRI’s successful initiatives include conducting door-to-door outreach in ...

2022-04-07T18:51:01-04:00October 8, 2021|

Foundations Aim to Persuade Americans to Get Vaccinated

MSN.com BY HALELUYA HADERO, AP Business Writer For months, Maria Cristina was hesitant about getting a COVID-19 vaccine. Her fears came from social media, where she heard ample amounts of misinformation about what was in the vaccine and what it could do to her. The 35-year-old Guatemalan immigrant was confused ...

2022-04-07T17:22:21-04:00October 1, 2021|

Tiempo: Dominican Day Parade, Centro’s new leadership

ABC 7 NY NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- In this episode of Tiempo, the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College has a new leader. Centro, as it's known, is a research institute dedicated to Puerto Rican studies. The center has been around for nearly 50 years. Yarimar Bonilla ...

2022-04-07T18:56:17-04:00August 8, 2021|

Bronx Rising Initiative and Catholic Charities team up to get New Yorkers vaccinated

https://video.wixstatic.com/video/1454ac_6dc7dafec347465dbe0c95a8211ce490/720p/mp4/file.mp4   NEWS 12 Bronx Rising Initiative teamed up with Catholic Charities today to vaccinate individuals especially those in communities with low vaccination rates. Anyone who roles up their sleeve for the shot today will get a $100 cash card. This is the last week to get the Covid ...

2022-04-08T13:03:03-04:00August 4, 2021|

Two Celia Cruz students earn Hendricks scholarships

THE RIVERDALE PRESS By Jilleen Barrett He had just graduated from high school. He was a talented point guard for the James Monroe Campus basketball team, and had dreams of going to St. John’s University. But that was cut short for Brandon Hendricks when a bullet ended his life on ...

2022-04-08T12:41:52-04:00August 1, 2021|
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