Flex for Checks

Music Executive And Author Dr. Mathew Knowles Partners With National Minority Health Association To Increase COVID-19 Vaccinations

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cancer survivor, accomplished author, professor, lecturer, activist, music executive and founder of Music World Entertainment Corporation (MWEC), Dr. Mathew Knowles is lending his voice, support and influence to a new National Minority Health Association (NMHA) program that aims to increase COVID-19 vaccinations among those living in medically underserved communities.

Flex for Checks is a new, community-based program that was developed as part of an $11.1 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) that seeks to mobilize homecare workers to increase vaccination confidence and vaccination rates in underserved communities as part of the fight against COVID-19.

“It is an absolute honor to partner with someone as prestigious and talented as Mathew Knowles, who is a pioneer for African-American success throughout our communities,” said Burgess Harrison executive director of the NMHA. “Much like a previously unknown musical talent, the Flex for Checks program has recently been discovered by Dr. Knowles and is now prominently featured in the spotlight as we are all in the fight of our lives against COVID-19.”

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