Latinos have become the second-most vaccinated in Virginia. Community clinics are a major reason why

“The word “vacunas” was shouted across the patches of grass in the South Richmond neighborhood like a newspaper carrier yelling “Extra! Extra!” in the days when the internet didn’t exist.

In droves, children stomped in front of Health Brigade’s makeshift vaccination table on a recent Saturday afternoon before scoring a goal in a pick-up soccer game. Trusted community outreach workers tapped a few with an important task.”

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