Winners announced for ‘Take the Mic’ contest designed to create and share positive messages about COVID-19 safety

June 4, 2021  //  FOUND IN: News

Michigan CEAL is happy to announcing the winners of the Take the Mic contest!

Take the Mic, a contest celebrating everyday heroes saving lives one precautionary measure at a time, launched in January as part of an initiative funded by the NIH to reduce COVID-19 health disparities among Michigan communities.

The winners are:

Written category:

First place: “Wear a Mask,” Elizabeth R.

Second place: “A Part of Me Died Yesterday,” Julie P.

Third place: “Be your Brother’s Keeper,” SJ W.

Other media category:

First place: “Over and Over,” Jeff K.

Second place: “Help Michigan Out, Wear a Mask,” Natsume O.

Third place: “Spread Hope, Not COVID,” Heather W.

All of these submissions were created by community members who are experts in their communities, not by academics or researchers.

View the winners at the Take the Mic website.

Help stop the spread of COVID by participating and sharing these messages with your friends and family.

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