[email protected] is a community forum that brings hot topics as well as major health and wellness issues to the forefront for public conversation.
- Monthly Forums (Every 2nd Friday)
- Annual Mother’s Day Tea (in May)
- Annual Bring a Brotha to Breakfast (in June)
- Annual Garden Party (in August)
Host monthly Sisters @ Eight meetings to inform and educate members, volunteers and our health care community on gender, culture and age implications to health and well-being.
Inform and engage grassroots leadership, health care professionals and advocates with current events, policy and resources impacting African American women and our communities health status.
Recruit & organize a cadre of advocates to interact with media and policy makers regarding gender issues important to eliminating racial health disparity.
Conduct staff trainings with partner organizations on a gender analysis of racial and economic health disparity in South Los Angeles.
Monitor the California state budget as it impacts programs and services for low-income families and underserved African American women and girls.
Monitor health status reports to keep community leadership informed with the big picture of health disparities impacting African American & Black communities.
Monitor the implementation of the Affordable Care and Patient Protection Act as it is developed, implemented and impacts Black women & girls to help empower, mobilize, and organize our members and partner organizations towards advocacy.
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“I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own.”
– audre lorde