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You’re Invited! CHYA Capstone Presentations

You’re Invited! CHYA Capstone Presentations

The inaugural Community Health Youth Advocates (CHYA) program—a collaborative effort between Community Health Councils, Inc. and the Department of Pipeline and School Partnership Programs at Charles R. Drew University—is wrapping-up. Please join us as the CHYA...

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CA Reparations Task Force Discusses Community Engagement

CA Reparations Task Force Discusses Community Engagement

The California Reparations Task Force held its second meeting on Friday, July 9th, 2021. The task force discussed how they would engage Californians to participate in developing recommendations for providing reparations for African Americans. As a community-based...

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Looking Back and Looking Forward

Looking Back and Looking Forward

CHC formally announces its 2021 Policy Priorities. In these, you will see a continued commitment to CHC’s long standing goals of universal access to healthcare and early childhood education, along with goals that target our most vulnerable communities in South Los...

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California Reparations Task Force Kickoff

California Reparations Task Force Kickoff

The California Reparations Task Force kicked off today, June 1st, 2021! Ms. Kamilah V. Moore was elected Chair and Dr. Amos Brown will serve as the Vice-Chair. Former State Assemblymember and Current State Secretary of State Dr. Shirley Weber ushered Assembly Bill...

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International No Menthol Sunday Weekend

International No Menthol Sunday Weekend

COMMUNITY HEALTH COUNCILS participates in International No Menthol Sunday Weekend Events during the month of May: During the weekend of May 14-16, Community Health Councils co-sponsored and participated in three events in collaboration with The African American...

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South Los Angeles Building Healthy Communities

South Los Angeles Building Healthy Communities

On Thursday, May 13th, South Los Angeles Building Healthy Communities hosted a webinar titled, The American Rescue Plan Act and Funding Impact in South LA with Yolanda Vera, Senior Health Deputy, LA County 2nd District Supervisor Holly Mitchell. As we move into the...

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Lever of change: opportunity vs apathy

Lever of change: opportunity vs apathy

The last four years of the Trump administration have left many of us exhausted and bewildered by the ongoing and blatant racists attacks against our communities and institutions; some leading to murder and others to caging of children, to name a few. All have gone...

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