Myrla Parrish
Takes Action

For most of us, life slowed down after the coronavirus hit. But some of us were called to action. These are the stories of those who stepped up when their communities were down. Myrla Parrish is a Senior Counselor of the Employee Assistance Program at Mount Sinai in NYC. Despite concerns for her own health, Myrla has not stopped providing compassionate support for hospital workers during their grief, stress, and uncertainty. See her story, and watch more of our Love Takes Action stories below. 

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EP 1: COACH JORDAN TAKES ACTION

EP 2: CEDRIC DEW TAKES ACTION

EP 3: JAZMIN HOOKS TAKES ACTION

EP 4: TERRI JONES TAKES ACTION

EP 5: MAY-LING BEN TAKES ACTION

EP 6: CHRISSY DESIMONE TAKES ACTION

EP 7: MYRLA PARRISH TAKES ACTION


175 years of acting on our love.


The concept of agápē has always been at the heart of New York Life. Since 1845, we've been helping people put their love into action for their families and loved ones. It's what our 12,000 agents and 9,000 employees have been doing, every day, for the past 175 years.