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Detroit Sets Sights On Turning Black Churches Into COVID-19 Vaccination Sites

Detroit is 79% Black, but only 13% of residents have gotten a COVID-19 vaccine shot. In surrounding areas, the rate is nearly double that.

As Kate Wells of Michigan Radio reports, the city has turned to Black churches to be vaccination sites.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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