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First Statewide Meeting for Latin Health Promoters

On June 30, 2022, the First State Meeting for Latino Health Promoters was held for the first time in Maryland, sponsored by the city of Annapolis.

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Yuliana Macey: A Voice for Her People

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, Yuliana started doing outreach to the Latino community. She would help give resources to Latino families, providing any information about the virus and being a resource to anyone she could.

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Gabriela Gamez: An Advocate for Latino Education and Well-being

It is clear that there is an emphasis on education for Gabriela. To her, education is the key to success. The Latino community will only become stronger through education and creating further opportunities for ourselves.

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Ivan Mejia: The Educator and Lifeguard

Working with immigrants has been something that Ivan has done since the moment he came to the United States. He initially started working with immigrants dealing with domestic violence, then transitioned to being a bilingual navigator for Maryland Health Connections.

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Meet Lilliam Rivera-Mendoza, Baltimore County Community Worker.

Lilliam is an example we should all follow when it comes to working for the people we care about most. Their passion and generosity never go unnoticed, and it’s people like Lilliam who make MALVEC so proud of the work we all do to better our Latino community.

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Meet Madelín Martínez, MALVEC Community Worker.

Given that Madelín had been able to look through the lens of an immigrant, she knew the difficulties that this entailed. This was a great influence for Madelín to enter the labor field in which she finds herself today.

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Meet Jhoselyn Rodríguez, MALVEC Community Worker

Jhoselyn’s service during the COVID-19 pandemic has been of great help to the Latino community. Jhoselyn has not only been working with Latinos to get them vaccinated, but she has also expressed how her work has made her feel more connected to her Latino community.

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MALVEC is the trusted and free source of information on COVID-19 prevention for the Latino community in Maryland.

CONTACT US

  • Maryland Nonprofits 1500 Union Avenue, Suite 2500 Baltimore, MD 21211.
  • malvec@mdlatinosunidos.org
  • (410) 727-6367