APPLETON, Wis. (WFRV) – Wilson Middle School is going to act as a vaccine clinic for two days during a free COVID-19 vaccine event that also includes activities and resources for families.
According to a release, people who are 12 and older will be able to receive the Pfizer vaccine, which requires a second dose planned for Sunday, August 1, at the same location – Wilson Middle School. (Access the building by using the front entrance and go to the school’s gymnasium).
The family-friendly occasion for the first dose is planned for Sunday, July 11, from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Organizers say the goal of the event is to increase access to COVID-19 vaccinations to diverse students and families in the Fox Valley area.
Hosts say walk-ins are welcome and interpreters will be available. Food vouchers at local eateries will also be provided.
To register, call (920) 204-6729 for English or Spanish, and (920) 328-5170 for Hmong between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The event will be hosted by multiple community partners including:
|Appleton Area School District||Ascension|
|African Heritage, Inc.||Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley|
|Calumet County||CAP Services|
|Casa Hispana||Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region|
|Fox Valley Literacy||LexMax African Caribbean Market & More|
|Kundinger||Northeast Wisconsin Hmong Professionals|
|Partnership Community Health Center||People of Progression|
|Red Shoes Inc and the Multicultural Communications Committee|
The hosts say no identification and/or health insurance is required to register or receive a vaccine.