Faith-Based Leaders Toolkit
You can download, print, and share the materials in this toolkit however you like.
This toolkit has resources for faith-based leaders who want to help increase confidence in and uptake of COVID-19 vaccines in their communities and among their congregations. It includes information from CDC and new, culturally tailored materials from the HHS COVID-19 public education campaign and its team of multicultural experts.
We’ll regularly update this toolkit, so please check back for new materials.
Answers to frequently asked questions, talking points, tips, and other science-based information about COVID-19 and the vaccines to use in your conversations and share in-person and through direct mailings, newsletters, emails, and social media accounts.
Facts About COVID-19 and the Vaccines
Facts about vaccine safety, side effects, effectiveness, variants, cost, and availability.
COVID-19 Vaccine Talking Points for Faith-Based Leaders
Key messages about COVID-19 prevention and vaccination for faith-based communities.
Facebook Live Events for Faith-Based Leaders
How faith leaders can use Facebook Live events to encourage vaccination, with sample suggestions.
Ways to Protect Our Health – Bulletin for Faith-Based Leaders
Information for congregants about preventive measures and a reminder to get vaccinated.
Text, images, and animations, optimized to share on your social media accounts, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Faith-Based Social Media Graphic Posts
Four social media posts that encourage preventive measures and vaccination for faith-based communities.
Informational videos available on YouTube to watch and share online and on your social media accounts.
Trusted Voices on COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptance: Reverend Walter Kim
Reverend Walter Kim shares his belief that the COVID-19 vaccines are gifts from God, and that the Christian perspective of "loving thy neighbor" is an important reason to get vaccinated. Reverend Kim is President of the National Association of Evangelicals, and serves as Pastor for Leadership for the Trinity Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville, Virginia.