One of the most rewarding aspects of our community engagement work is the opportunity to partner with many non-profit organizations and support innovative programs that help advance the diverse communities we serve. In May 2020, we launched our Verizon Community Partnerships Initiative to celebrate community organizations supported by Verizon and highlight their important work.
Today, we feature Jerrica Kirkley, MD, Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer, Plume.
Below we share an inspiring conversation with Jerrica about empowering individuals with gender-affirming care through digital health services.
Curls on the Block is a program designed to engage girls in science, technology engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) while also embracing and encouraging cultural competence. Analise Harris discusses how COVID-19 has changed their program offerings, and how 5G will increase access to programming like Curls on the Block.
STEMBLAZERS inspires girls to visualize themselves in science, technology, engineering, and math professions. Their long term goal is to reach 1 million girls and influence them to pursue a career in stem. And envision a world where women are equally represented in the stem workforce. Hear from Wendy Merchant, Founder and Executive Director of STEMBLAZERS, discuss how her organization is empowering girls to explore opportunities in science, technology, engineering and math.
The fourth industrial revolution is here, ready to transform industry and open doors to new opportunities. But this transformation requires an advanced kind of network—one that’s ready to help businesses innovate.
One Colorado is Colorado’s leading advocacy organization dedicated to advancing equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) Coloradans and their families. One Colorado effectively advocates for LGBTQ Coloradans and their families by lobbying the General Assembly, the executive branch, and local governments on issues like safe schools, transgender equality, relationship recognition, and LGBTQ health and human services.
“One Colorado Connects” is a new program in which One Colorado staff, volunteers, and community partners will participate in phone banks to reach out to a list of nearly 100,000 supporters, prioritizing those who are over the age of 50. Learn more and register.
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The Fourth Industrial Revolution may be one of the most important conversations of our time.
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