JCRC Talks

Health Disparities in the African American Community

Wednesday, May 6, 2020



Our first JCRC Talks program was held on May 6, 2020 and discussed “Health Disparities in the African American Community”.  We were pleased to be joined by State Representatives Robin Shackleford and Greg Porter, Tony Mason of the Indianapolis Urban League, and Marshawn Wolley of the O’Neil School of Public and Environmental Affairs at IUPUI and the African American Coalition of Indianapolis.  The program was moderated by JCRC Vice President Jamie Ratner Rich.  Information on organizations discussed during the program can be found linked below the video.



Suggested Organizations to Check Out!

United Way of Central Indiana

Gleaners Food Bank

Second Helpings

Children’s Bureau, Inc

 Eastern Star Church

 IPS Foundation (E-Learning Fund)

African American Legacy Fund

Indiana Minority Health Coalition

Indianapolis Urban League

African American Coalition of Indianapolis

United Neighborhood Community Center (a multiorganizational coalition)