PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — In North Philadelphia, the Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium held a free testing clinic Saturday. Eyewitness News was at Miller Memorial Baptist Church, where health care professionals provided testing for people with coronavirus symptoms.
According to city officials, African Americans are being diagnosed at a disproportionately higher rate than other groups.READ MORE: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Large Group Of Noisy Dirt Bikes, ATVs Take Over Radnor Streets Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. William Hite Will Not Seek Contract Renewal After School Year
The Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium is hoping to change that.
They’re raising money to help them test more people.MORE NEWS: Jalen Hurts, Eagles No Match For Cowboys In 41-21 Loss In Dallas
To contribute to their GoFundMe, click here.