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Young Nepali Volunteers Bring New Ideas to the Fight Against COVID-19
Volunteers and staff at the Nepal Seattle Society have been working to educate Nepalese communities in the Pacific Northwest about how to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 
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All Kings Day Celebration Brings Joy and Better Health to Communities in Idaho’s Magic Valley
Christmas is both a sacred religious occasion and a worldwide commercial juggernaut, but for many Christians, December 25th marks only the beginning of the celebration. 
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Playful Characters Teach Kids and Parents
Asian Services in Action (ASIA), a comprehensive health and social service organization in Northeast Ohio, was searching for more effective ways to communicate vital information about COVID-19 vaccines to newly arrived immigrants and refugees from the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities they serve. 
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Success at a Glance
Making Shopping Trips Healthier
At a pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic situated outside a grocery store in Philadelphia, the organization ACHIEVEability worried they weren’t reaching enough people. The team decided to take their outreach a step further and began inviting grocery shoppers inside the store to come out and have a conversation with the team. One team member even assisted a man in finding the perfect chorizo for a gumbo recipe in exchange for five minutes of his time talking about the vaccine. The man, as well as...
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Bingo as a Game Changer in Beating COVID-19 & Flu
At Cleveland Minority Organ Tissue Transplant Education Program (MOTTEP), helping dialysis patients to get vaccinated against infectious diseases is a top priority. The group came up with a creative solution to inform and educate their clientele: two full days of Bingo games at the Centers for Dialysis Care West facility. The Bingo cards included information about COVID-19 and flu vaccines in each square. The games were a hit, with patients not only brushing up on their scientific knowledge, but...
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Let It Snow
Since February 2020, The Pui Tak Center, a Chicago-based community partner of the Asian Health Coalition, has hosted over 150 vaccination clinics and vaccinated over 16,500 people. One winter morning, the vaccine clinic’s team felt certain that they wouldn’t get much traffic due to a big snowstorm that was creating icy, treacherous roads. But despite the weather, several people showed up for their booster shots before the clinic even opened. Ultimately close to 30 people were vaccinated that day...
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