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Summit County Plans Vaccination Push with Gift Cards, Outreach in June

vaccination sign at Summit County Public Health
Sarah Taylor
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WKSU
Summit County Public Health administers vaccines at a drive through set up outside its W. Market St. offices in Akron.

Summit County Public Health has been running vaccination clinics ever since the COVID-19 vaccine became readily available in December 2020.

Currently, 43% of Summit County residents have been vaccinated.

During the month of June, the county is stepping up efforts as the Biden Administration pushes to have 70% of Americans vaccinated by the 4th of July.

Health commissioner Donna Skoda says their efforts this month include outreach and incentives.

Summit County Public Health will offer drive-thru vaccines on Wednesdays in June
Additional outreach and incentives planned.
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Skoda hopes increased availability of the vaccine as well as the added incentives will encourage more people to get fully vaccinated.

See below for a complete list of public vaccination clinics SCPH is offering in June.

Summit county public health vaccine clinics in June 2021.
At Bhutanese Akron Community, June 5th, 9am-11am. 1717 Brittain Rd., Suite 107, Akron.

At United Nepali Church
June 5th, 1pm-3pm
1157 Riverside Dr., Akron

At Islamic Society of Akron and Kent
June 6    10am-1pm
June 27    10am-1pm (2nd Dose)
152 E. Steels Corners Rd., Cuyahoga Falls

Juneteenth Festival
June 19    12pm-6pm
825 James Ingram Way, Akron

Summit County Public Health
June 9      9am-11am (Moderna)
June 9     1pm-3:30pm (Pfizer)

June 16    9am-11am (Moderna)
June 16    1pm-3:30pm (Pfizer)

June 23.    9am-11am (Moderna)
June 23    1pm-3:30pm (Pfizer)

June 30    9am-11am (Moderna)
June 30    1pm-3:30pm (Pfizer)
1867 W. Market St. Akron
Rachel Gross
A full list of vaccine clinics by Summit County Public Health in June 2021.