San Diego (KUSI) -Latin Americans make up the majority of San Diego’s population, accounting for 55% of San Diego’s COVID cases, but vaccination rates remain disproportionate.
Although many vaccination sites have been set up in San Diego’s South Bay area, technology, language, and transportation disparities still claim to prevent many Latino Americans from being vaccinated.
The Chicano Federation is addressing this issue head-on through a grassroots approach.
Roberto Alcantar, Chief Strategy Officer of Chicano Federation, joined KUSI to discuss how their organization is vaccination of poorly serviced communities.
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