Reverend Jacques Andre DeGraff has served on the pastoral staff at Canaan Baptist Church in Harlem under the Reverend Wyatt Tee Walker, Pastor Emeritus since 1998; now under Reverend Dr. Thomas D. Johnson, Sr.
Rev. DeGraff is an active member of the One Hundred Black Men of New York, past Vice President, and a member of the founding chapter of the international organization.
Rev. DeGraff serves as the Chair and President of Friends of Harlem Hospital Center. For more information about the Friends of Harlem Hospital Center call .
Rev. DeGraff alongside the nation’s leading local Black church ministers focuses on strategies to address health disparities through the Black church. He serves with co-chairs Rev. Al Sharpton and Rev. Calvin O. Butts; and Senator Rev. Raphael Warnock who leads the initiative in Atlanta. learn more here.