Cherished Futures News
Cherished Futures Story, Part 2, Featured in Our Health California
Part II of the three-part Cherished Futures story series was released in Our Health California, a grassroots advocacy platform of more than 1 million people. This piece elevates the voices of Cherished Futures collaborative members, Dr. Melissa Franklin (Growth Mindset Communications & AAIMM) and Dr. Sarah Kilpatrick (Cedar's-Sinai)
March 18, 2021
Genesis of Cherished Futures: Health Inequities, part 1
A growing body of research shows exposure to racism increases racial disparities in Black people’s health. Cherished Futures is featured in Our Health California, an advocacy platform with over 1 million readers!
State Sen. Holly Mitchell, MLK CEO Joined Cherished Futures for Black Moms & Babies Workshop for Deep Dive Discussion on Birth Inequities in Los Angeles
Keynote speaker Sen. Holly Mitchell (D—Los Angeles) joined a lineup of visionary leaders to address Black infant mortality and patient experience and safety for Black mothers and birthing people.
April 10, 2020
Black Maternal Health Week: Centering Black Women’s Leadership and Experiences
To bring about real changes in birthing outcomes, we must develop a culture that listens, respects, and protects Black mothers and families, defer to the wisdom of their lived experience, and support grassroots organizations already doing the work.