Covid-19 News


Mayor Bowser Announces Additional $22 Million to Support DCPS COVID-19 Mitigation

The funding will allow DCPS to strengthen its layered mitigation strategy over the school year and hire an additional staff person for every school to support COVID-19 responses operations.


Why Many Black Americans Changed Their Minds About COVID Shots

Black Americans were once far less likely that white Americans to be vaccinated. But a wave of pro-vaccine campaigns and a surge of virus deaths have narrowed that gap, experts say.


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Racial Disparities of COVID-19 in America

A look at at the unique set of challenges faced by the black community during  the pandemic.

Racial Disparities of COVID-19 by US County

A geographic study of how COVID-19 has disproportionately affected African American communities throughout the United States.

The Pandemic Could Put Your Doctor Out of Business.

What the Coronavirus Pandemic means for  primary care physicians.

COVID-19 Resource Center

BCAC and BlackDoctor.org have partnered together to create this space to help the Black Community fight back against the coronavirus. Throughout this resource center are tools to help Blacks locate the vaccine in their communities, keep them informed of rollout phases and eligibility state-by-state, and share information from the top Black COVID experts.

Contact Us to Join the Fight Against COVID-19!

If you are a community leader or want to be a member of the coalition, we would love to hear from you! Let's team up in the fight against Coronavirus!