Latinx Leaders: Tanya Lozano on Healthy Hood Chicago

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This nonprofit organization is helping communities of color prioritize their health and wellness to help bridge the largest life expectancy gap in the U.S.
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Healthy Hood Chicago is a nonprofit organization founded by CEO Tanya Lozano. Lozano says Healthy Hood Chicago's focus is on bettering the health and wellness of communities of color in Chicago. There is a 20-year life expectancy gap among communities of color and affluent communities due to many factors, including systemic racism and discrimination and a long history of segregation in the city. Through education and fitness programs Lozano aims to help close the life expectantly gap among Chicagoans.

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