Racial Equity & Inclusion

Meet staff, clients and Board members who are leading this work. 


Staff REI Committee Board REI Subcommittee

And enjoy featured interviews and articles that touch on racial equity and inclusion at Health Care for the Homeless and beyond. 

Pass the Mic with Woodrow McCoy

Introducing "Pass the Mic," a new storytelling space featuring the voices and stories of people with the lived experience of homelessness. In this inaugural edition, Woodrow McCoy takes a closer look at the power of empathy and what it means to be a good neighbor in the community.

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Making Racial Equity & Inclusion a Reality

In 2021, we created two new positions to support racial equity and inclusion (REI) work across the agency. REI Project Manager II Adedoyin Eisape, MPH and REI Health Specialist Arie Hayre-Somuah, LMSW, MPH reflect on the challenges, opportunities and progress in their roles so far.
 
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If we don't talk about race, why are we here?

Chief Strategy Officer Keiren Havens sits down with Board leaders Chelsea N. Arthur, MS (right) and Cheryl Matricciani, CPA, Esq. to discuss representation, racial equity and their hope for the work ahead.

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