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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Planned for MLK Day

Four Grand Rapids organizations are joining forces on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day to deliver free COVID-19 vaccinations to residents in our community.

The Grand Rapids African American Health Institute (GRAAHI), an organization devoted to achieving healthcare parity for African Americans, is leading the coordination and public awareness efforts for this event. Health care professionals from University of Michigan Health-West will provide vaccination services. Brown-Hutcherson Ministries has generously provided space to host the clinic. The Grand Rapids MLK Community Worship Celebration Committee is providing marketing support.

The goal of this event is to increase the vaccination rate among African Americans in our community, while building greater awareness about the positive impact of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Residents five (5) years old and up can receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine at the event. Simply walk in and register on-site the day of the event.

COVID safety protocols will be enforced including mask mandates and social distancing.

When:              Monday, January 17, 2022 – 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Where:             Brown-Hutcherson Ministries, 618 Jefferson Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

Who:                Grand Rapids African American Health Institute, in collaboration with University of Michigan Health-West, Brown-Hutcherson Ministries and the Grand Rapids MLK Community Worship Celebration Committee.

Click here to learn more information about GRAAHI or the upcoming clinic.