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Bring your family to Bristol Community College’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic; Giving away $20,000 in scholarships and free classes

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Bristol Community College will be hosting a family-focused community event on Tuesday, June 22, from 2 to 6 p.m. to keep your family safe by receiving the COVID-19 vaccine – Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine available for ages 12 and up.

The family-focused event will feature incentives for everyone receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, including a $25 Stop & Shop gift card and entry into drawings for a laptop computer, $100 Stop & Shop gift cards and $20,000 in scholarships and free classes from Bristol Community College.

Join Gazelle from FUN107 from 2 to 4 p.m. Everyone who attends can enjoy free giveaways, food, ice cream and more!

Bristol’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic kicks off the U.S. Department of Education and White House’s COVID-19 College Vaccination Challenge, in partnership with Stop and Shop Pharmacy, on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, from 2 to 6 p.m., in the Commonwealth College Center (G building), on the Bristol Fall River Campus, for community members and families with children, ages 12 and up, to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.

The vaccination clinic will be accepting walk-ins. Preregistration is encouraged at www.bristolcc.edu/VaxUp beginning Saturday, June 12.

“We are proud to support the U.S. Department of Education and White House’s COVID-19 College Vaccination Challenge,” said Laura L. Douglas, Ph.D., President, Bristol Community College. “We encourage our community to join us for this family event. COVID-19 vaccinations will be available to all individuals, ages 12 and up, and family members of all ages are welcome to attend.”

Who can get vaccinated at the COVID-19 vaccination clinic?
All individuals ages 12 and up, who have not yet been vaccinated.

How does it work?
Walk-ins are welcome at Bristol’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic at the Bristol Fall River Campus, 777 Elsbree Street, Fall River, MA 02720. No appointments are necessary.

Preregistration is encouraged at www.bristolcc.edu/VaxUp beginning Saturday, June 12.

The Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine will be administered by Stop & Shop Pharmacy, at Bristol’s Fall River Campus, free of charge. Please present a valid ID and health insurance card.

Second Vaccine: Individuals receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 at Bristol’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, will also be scheduled to receive their second dose of the vaccine.

For more information or to preregister for Bristol Community College’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic on Tuesday, June 22, please visit www.bristolcc.edu/VaxUp.

Bristol’s COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic, on June 22, is the latest effort of the college’s participation in the U.S. Department of Education and White House’s COVID-19 College Vaccination Challenge, supporting President Biden’s goal of administering at least one vaccine shot to at least 70 percent of adult Americans and to get to 160 million Americans being fully vaccinated by July 4. Participating colleges and universities in the challenge have committed to taking three key actions to help get their campus communities vaccinated: engaging every student, faculty and staff member; organizing their college communities; and delivering vaccine access for all.

Bristol Community College is proud to join colleges and universities across the nation in committing to taking these three key actions to help get their campus communities vaccinated.

About Michael Silvia

Served 20 years in the United States Air Force. Owner of New Bedford Guide.

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