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June 22, 2020 in Blog, Resources & Reports

COVID-19 Case, Hospitalization and Death Rates: State of Florida and Pinellas Counties as of June 22, 2020

Written by: Stephanie Z. Reed, PhD, MPH The data in the following graphs represent rates of COVID cases, hospitalizations and deaths by race/ethnicity for each group that the data are collected…
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June 19, 2020 in Blog

Accountability and Action During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Tim Dutton, UNITE Pinellas, Carl R. Lavender, Jr., Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg The rates of COVID-19 infection in Pinellas County are very different if you are Black…
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May 26, 2020 in Blog

A Rent and Eviction Crisis is Looming Next Week

By Tim Dutton and Randall H. Russell  On June 2, the moratorium on evictions issued by Gov. Ron DeSantis expires, and a rent crisis that could impact thousands of local…
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June 27, 2019 in Event

Tiger Bay: The Legacy of Race & Racism in the ‘Burg

On June 27, 2019 Tiger Bay welcomed a carefully selected panel of community members and experts to discuss race and the legacy of racism in the St. Petersburg. The panel included Gwendolyn…
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June 22, 2019 in Event

A Vision for Equity in Pinellas County, FL

The Pinellas County Equity Index, produced in April 2019 by UNITE Pinellas and PolicyLink, tells us where our community stands on a variety of important indicators. A growing number of local…
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April 18, 2019 in Event

UNITE Pinellas Equity Profile Event

On April 18, 2019, over 350 community leaders, elected officials, nonprofit heads and equity advocates came together to share the results of the first Pinellas Equity Profile, a countywide assessment…
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