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Inside a grassroots effort to vaccinate Black people in Duluth

Post Bulletin 19 Jun 2021
“I generally work right here, dead smack in the heart of the community.". Singer’s outreach alone, coming as a community consultant for the increasingly influential Healthy Alliances Matter for All, is responsible for the vaccinations of 50 and counting African American residents of Duluth.

Colorado bill aims to give farmworkers easier access to medical care

The Mercury 19 Jun 2021
Augusto Basterrechea, who does outreach to farmworkers for the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment in the San Luis Valley, an agricultural hub, said that in his eight years in the role he had never heard of a farmworker being unable to get medical care, even during the pandemic.

San Mateo considering district elections switch

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 18 Jun 2021
The extension would allow for more public outreach and incorporate the 2020 census demographic data released later this year ... 2 and Aug ... 7 ... The total cost of the transition is an estimated $150,000 from the city’s general fund for demography services and public outreach ... “I think there’s a general sense of it was just a matter of time,” Rodriguez said.

Port of LA Clean Trucks Program gets a roadmap but twists and turns remain before ...

Daily Breeze 18 Jun 2021
A final legal document to enact the plan needs to be in place by the end of 2021 and the discussions will continue over the next few months, with the port aiming to sponsor a general public meeting by the end of next month. Outreach will continue also in gathering input from truck ...

Op-Ed | Foundations must commit to long-term support for Black communities

The Villager 17 Jun 2021
“Incentives make people with questions wonder why this money is suddenly available to incentivize vaccination but not for other needs.” In April, recognizing the complexities around vaccine outreach and the general mismanagement of information and care throughout the pandemic in ...

Community organizer joins race for Cedar Rapids seat in Iowa Senate

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 17 Jun 2021
Scheetz, who currently resides in Cedar Rapids, recently worked on the Iowa campaign staff for Joe Biden’s presidential campaign in the 2020 general election as the Iowa Deputy Coalitions Director. He also served as the Iowa Constituency Outreach Director for Bernie Sanders’ 2020 ...

Congress to reach out to 3 Cr families to collect COVID data

The Siasat Daily 16 Jun 2021
Venugopal, General Secretary, Organisation, on Wednesday, the party said, “This outreach program aims to cover approx 3 crore households in 30 days thereby indirectly touching approximately 12 crore people (at an average of 4 members per family).

Q&A with Liz Arnold, Prazen Living Legend Award Winner

Elko Daily Free Press 16 Jun 2021
[It covered] anything dealing with property rights or natural resources industry in general ... [I was] also very involved in local community stuff for mining industry support, like if there was an [Environmental Impact Statement], or if there was hiring that needed to be done or just general community outreach.

Bengaluru requires 4,500 ICU beds to handle third Covid waveThe decline in daily cases has ...

Deccan Herald 15 Jun 2021
"As many as 24 beds in Jayanagar General, 56 beds in CV Raman General, and 24 beds are operational in the Epidemic Diseases Hospital. "Setting up of 190 beds at the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Chest Diseases, 58 beds in KR Puram General Hospital and 17 beds in Yelahanka General Hospital is underway," he said.

Talking is key to fighting COVID

Index-Journal 14 Jun 2021
ABBEVILLE — He who hesitates is sick ... “It was a very high take-up early on.” ... Right now, a lot of time is spent on education and outreach to improve rates in county, Moore said. Education falls into different categories; one is general messaging from the state on safety and effective of vaccines on television, radio and the internet ... What people ... ....

Budget FY22: Government proposes tax exemption for SEZ enterprises

The Wire Network 12 Jun 2021
Pakistan and China aim to build nine SEZs across the country to promote industrial cooperation and to increase economic outreach to markets in nearby regions. On Thursday, Lieutenant General (r) Asim Saleem Bajwa, who heads the CPEC Authority, told businessmen in Islamabad that ...

Working Strategies: Reader questions – finding (or keeping) remote work

Pioneer Press 12 Jun 2021
Second Sunday SeriesEditor’s Note ... Previous questions followed these themes ... Amy Lindgren ... 1 ... How to start? ... Employers don’t generally advertise for jobs with so few hours. Instead, she should focus on making direct outreach to a specific pool of employers, depending on her skills or interests ... Temp agencies ... But there’s a caveat ... Working Strategies ... .

Tampa General Hospital's Infection Prevention Team Receives 2021 APIC Heroes Award for Outstanding COVID-19 Response

The Maryville Daily Times 11 Jun 2021
Galvan, infection preventionist at Tampa General, was also recognized as an emerging leader for 2021 ... During this global pandemic, Tampa General also launched the TGH Prevention Response Outreach (TPRO) program, which provides infectious disease expertise and recommendations to community organizations ... SOURCE Tampa General Hospital.

Farmworkers Recall Mistreatment as Colorado Aims to Guarantee Medical Access

Muskogee Phoenix 11 Jun 2021
Augusto Basterrechea, who does outreach to farmworkers for the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment in the San Luis Valley, an agricultural hub, said that in his eight years in the role he had never heard of a farmworker being unable to get medical care, even during the pandemic.

Davison Community Fund grants discussed at Common Ground

The Flushing View 10 Jun 2021
A grant was also provided for the general operation of Outreach East. “Outreach, which like all charities, lost their opportunities for major fundraisers the last year and a half during COVID -19,” said Hill ... Connie Elkins, co-chair of Common Ground, said Outreach East is looking for another building, something with about 4,000 square feet.