National Minority Health Assn. (NMHA) selects Chavonne Jones as Senior PR Advisor
NMHA Launches "Close the Healthcare Gap" in Minority Communities Go Fund Me™ Campaign
By: National Minority Health Association
To effectively communicate the need to fill the gap in the significant disparities in healthcare among African Americans, Hispanics, Indigenous people, and other underserved communities, NMHA needed the highest caliber of PR professional. Chavonne Jones is the right fit to move the NMHA and its mission forward.
"From interning at the firm of PR guru The Terrie Williams Agency to holding senior-level positions at global PR powerhouses like Weber Shandwick, Chavonne is at the level necessary and ready to craft the brand and message of NMHA and our newly launched "Help Close the Minority Healthcare Gap GoFundMe campaign," said Burgess Harrison, NMHA Executive Director. "We are pleased and excited to add Chavonne to our team as we launch our campaign GoFundMe," continued Harrison.
Today, the public can support NMHA efforts through a new GoFundMe campaign. Follow this link: https://www.gofundme.com/
Healthcare is a basic necessity but unfortunately not readily available to everyone. Minority communities especially have to suffer the brunt of policies that are designed to exclude their needs and challenges when it comes to seeking healthcare. Ironically, the majority of people who contract diseases and die from it, including the recent COVID-19, are people that belong to minority communities. Dr. King told us, "of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane." In the words of Arthur Ashe "do what you can." Go to https://www.gofundme.com/
About Chavonne Jones Chavonne Jones is an award-winning PR pro, with over 15 years of experience in the industry working with some of the world's biggest brands and largest agencies. She develops and executes thought leadership and media relations campaigns for both B2B and consumer companies across industries, including finance, legal, human resources, technology, healthcare, consumer products, automotive, and energy, among others. Chavonne is a 2018 recipient of PRWeek's "40 Under 40" award and The Network Journal's "40 Under Forty" Dynamic Achievers Award. In 2019, Chavonne served as Treasurer and a board member for the Public Relations Society of America's New York Chapter. She's a former member of Chief, a private network for powerful women executives.
About NMHA. The National Minority Health Association, founded in 1988 by Dr. David L. Dalton, Chairman, and CEO of Univec Conglomerate Inc.(UNVC), achieved its initial mission of seeing Offices of Minority Health established in all 50 states. Today the NMHA is adding to its mission and deploying new programs that utilize patient-centered, value-based care, and new ways of enhancing care to patients where they are, lowering costs, and improving outcomes for minority and underserved communities. To help sponsor or for more information visit www.theNMHA.org #CloseTheHealthGap
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