Howard University Receives Major Gift to Assist In COVID-19 Vaccination Rollout

College of Medicine Receives $1.59 Million Grant From Bloomberg Philanthropies

By Kayla Hill, NewsVision

Howard University gets a major boost in the fight against COVID-19. The Howard University College of Medicine received a $1.59 million gift from Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Greenwood Initiative to expand its mobile unit vaccine operations. The gift is crucial to the university, which provides a critical service to those in need, including Black communities in areas with low vaccination rates. NewsVision’s Kayla Hill reports.