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Holistic Learning Center

Holistic Learning Center Park Meetings The residents in San Bernardino can help El Sol plan and design the Holistic Learning Center by giving us your input.  The center will be a safe place for you and your family to enjoy

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Since the Onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the largely Spanish speaking communities of San Bernardino County in Southern California have experienced high rates of COVID-related illness and death. Yet, these communities have also faced vaccine hesitancy and low rates of vaccination.

It has never been more critical to document and amplify lessons learned from out nation’s pandemic response in order to shift how we perceive, value and fund CBOs and CBWs.

It was a typical weekday at the Cardenas Market in Rialto, a small suburb of the city of San Bernardino, but with one exception: Customers were greeted just inside the entrance by two masked faces behind a folding table stacked with pamphlets. This is now the work of superheroes.

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The Decision to Wear a Cape

Community health workers(CHWs)/Promotores de salud(Ps) have proven to be the key in the fight against COVID-19 in underserved communities of color. To get a better understanding of the role CHWs/Ps have played during the pandemic, I interviewed Kenneth Artry, a CHW/P

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A Faceless Number

As of writing this blog there have been over 584,337 COVID-19 related deaths in the United States. This is a large number to say the least, yet it underscores the great impact COVID-19 has had on families and on the

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No Rest for the Essential Worker

Every month during the COVID-19 pandemic, the news would report the unemployment numbers of the past month. So much focus was put on those losing their jobs that the work and sacrifice of essential workers became a passing thought to

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