Host: Alejandra Y. Castillo, CEO of YWCA USA
Guests: Dr. Meg Doherty, who is the Director at the Department of Global HIV, Hepatitis and STIs Programmes at the World Health Organization
COVID-19 (coronavirus) has rapidly taken mainstage in the United States. As the country navigates the best management of virus, Alejandra Castillo, CEO of YWCA USA, chats with Dr. Meg Doherty, who is the Director at the Department of Global HIV, Hepatitis and STIs Programmes at the World Health Organization. Dr. Doherty is a specialist on infectious diseases and epidemiology, and has the inside scoop on what you need to know about COVID-19 to keep you, your family, and your community safe. Dr. Doherty emphasizes the importance of social distancing, the integral role that young and healthy people must play to prevent the spread of the virus, and the deep sense of community that COVID-19 has instilled globally. Tim Delaney, President & CEO of the National Council of Nonprofits, also joins us to discuss the impact COVID-19 has on the nonprofit sector in terms of fundraising, resources, and support. Tim and Alejandra also examine how the government, private corporations, and individuals can help nonprofits during this unusual time.