Maryland Latinos Unidos
As we progress through the COVID-19 pandemic, more lives continue to be affected. Yes, we have made major advancements as a country to get vaccines developed and sent out, but that resource is not available to anyone. More specifically, Latino immigrants. That is where MALVEC and our workers come in. We hold ourselves to the […]
The Mid-Atlantic Latinx Vaccine Equity Coalition, or (MALVEC), has a mission. That mission is to get all Latinos in Maryland the COVID-19 vaccine. Our efforts to accomplish this goal have been done through sharing accurate information via social media platforms. Though this has been affective, our real work is being done on the ground. From […]
Events of 2020-2021 dramatized and exacerbated the issues and policy challenges that Maryland continues to face in 2022.
The link between hosting vaccine clinics at an elementary school and having a great community turnout is the eminently important connection that these institutions have with community members.
The 2020 Census demonstrated how community representation has not kept up with the rapid growth of Latinos nationwide, particularly here in the State of Maryland where we lag in every area of representation. It could be said that Latinos are almost invisible.
September is an important month for Maryland Latinos Unidos (MLU). It marks many important milestones: the beginning of the fall season, Hispanic Heritage Month, and for MLU specifically, our one-year anniversary.