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ICYMI: The LIBRE Initiative – GA Hosts Spanish  

ICYMI: The LIBRE Initiative – GA Hosts Spanish  

Facebook Live on COVID-19’s
impact on the Latino Community

PRESS RELEASE 03/26/2020
(Atlanta, GA) – Yesterday, The LIBRE Initiative – GA, an organization committed to empowering the Hispanic community, hosted a Facebook Live to discuss COVID-19 and its impact on the Latino community in Georgia and across the country.

 

Watch replay of Facebook Live here.

 

David Casas, P.h.D, community engagement director for the Georgia chapter of The LIBRE Initiative, moderated a Spanish language conversation with Dr. Antonio V. Baute, a physician with more than three decades of clinical experience, to discuss the unique challenges the Latino community is facing as a result of COVID 19.

 

The conversation was in Spanish and allowed participants to submit questions to the panel.

 

The LIBRE Initiative, is a national organization with a presence in more than thirteen states, and has plans to continue informing the Latino community about best practices to contain this global pandemic and how public policies that are being enacted will impact their daily lives.

 

For interviews with a representative from The LIBRE Initiative, please contact Wadi Gaitan at (301) 356-2911 or Israel Ortega, (202) 345-9130

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