South Shore Works partnered with South Shore Hospital, Lost Boyz Inc., a sports-based youth development program, and Healthy Chicago 2025, a five-year pro-Black health initiative, and the Chicago Department of Public Health, to present a vaccination event on Saturday, February 26th. The event provided vaccinations for adults and children, booster shots, flu shots, and COVID-19 tests. Chase, from Paw Patrol also made a special guest appearance for the children.
All attendees above the age of five were also eligible to receive a gift card for a Moderna or Pfizer dose. South Shore Works aims to continue to increase their turnouts to these vaccination events in hopes of creating a safe, vaccinated community in South Shore. For more information on future events, check us out on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter!