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Greater New York Asian Women For Health


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Published 14 days ago

Recurring
Weekends
A few hours per month

     Nonprofit Seeks Committee Members (with Possibility of Joining its Board)

Greater New York Asian Women for Health, Inc. is a 501(c)(3), membership driven, community-based network based in the Greater New York City area dedicated to advancing Asian women's health and wellness through education, advocacy and support.

 AWFHNYC will

co-organized educational and collaborative programming with these partners:

Annual State of Asian Women's Health in NYC Conference with the NYC Department of Health

AAPI Mental Health Forum with NYU, and Department of Health

Transform ASIANS: Asian Women's Cancer Education Conference with American Cancel Society, and Diabetes Conference with American Diabetes Association.

Annual Celebr ASIANS Benefit Fashion Show, featuring survivors modeling creations by area Asian American fashion designers

These events have served to bring together stakeholders from healthcare, research, community

centers, policy-making, and also interested individuals to learn from experts presenting data and trends on specific health disparities, to collaborate as partners in collecting and sharing disaggregated health data, to explore best practices to target gender, language and cultural barriers that lead to knowledge gaps, and to inform policymakers on the most pressing health issues

among Asian women. Moving forward, we plan to continue holding conferences, engaging communities and stakeholders, and training groups and individuals in order to: Establish a coalition to address important and emerging health issues in the Asian community Elicit input for further program development. Develop a pipeline of Asian female leaders as peer health educators, advocates, and community researchers. Connect and inform community members, service providers, and policy makers. If you are an experienced and committed professional with the desire to reduce, and ultimately eliminate, Asian women's health disparities, join us by serving on one of these Committees (in order of greatest need), and potentially joining our Board:

1.   Communications & Resource Development: Focus include individual and

corporate fundraising appeals, long-term fund development strategy, social

media, membership & volunteer engagement

2.    Governance & Finance: Focus include operational structure and

processes, documentation, legal compliance, financial management

3.   Programming & Advocacy: Focus include developing community focus group contents, collecting and analyzing qualitative and quantitative data, and relationship building with

stakeholders and sponsors

Please send an email with your contact info and your interests to:

Corinne Chen Ph.D/President

corinne@asianwomenforhealthnyc.com

Tell: 347 399 4616

     Nonprofit Seeks Committee Members (with Possibility of Joining its Board)

Greater New York Asian Women for Health, Inc. is a 501(c)(3), membership driven, community-based network based in the Greater New York City area dedicated to advancing…

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