‘Race and Coronavirus: A Bay Area Conversation’ virtual town hall addressing COVID-19 impact on Latino community.
May 7th at 4-5pm.
Where: Live stream on ABCTV7 & Facebook page.
Join the conversation as ABC7 and the Latino Community Foundation address how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted Latinos and what’s being done to help the community.
The novel coronavirus has significantly impacted several communities across the world, however, recent studies have shown one of the groups hardest hit by the pandemic is the Latino community.
In April, San Francisco city officials announced 25% of positive COVID-19 cases in the city were among the Latino community.
In an effort to provide those with the information they need, ABC7 has partnered with the Latino Community Foundation to present, “Race and Coronavirus: A Bay Area Conversation” a virtual and interactive town hall.
Here’s one way to watch: https://abc7ne.ws/35E0vY2
Here are some of panelists that will be included in this town hall:
- David Campos, County of Santa Clara Deputy County Executive
- Rep. Joaquin Castro, TX-20th District, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Chair
- Jacqueline Martinez Garcel, CEO, Latino Community Foundation
- Sandra R. Hernández, MD, California Health Care Foundation President & CEO.