$75 gift cards offered for COVID-19 vaccines and boosters at certain locations

$75 gift cards offered for COVID-19 vaccines and boosters at certain locations

The Massachusetts  Department of Public Health is offering $75 VISA gift cards to people getting COVID-19 vaccines or boosters at four sites in Springfield. The shots are free, and no proof of health insurance is required. The incentive program across Massachusetts runs until December 31. 

The four Springfield locations participating in the incentive program have scheduled special sessions. You do not need an appointment, but some sites recommend registering ahead of time. Please consider participating to help protect yourself and your loved ones. 

Participating sites in Springfield include

East Springfield Neighborhood Council, 1437 Carew Street

  • Tuesday, Nov. 8 – 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 15 – 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 22 – 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 29 – 3 to 6 p.m.

Indian Orchard Citizens Council, 117 Main Street

  • Thursday, Nov. 3 – 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 10 – 3 to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 17 – 3 to 6 p.m.

Springfield Technology Park, 1 Federal Street

  • Thursday, Nov. 3 – 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 5 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 10 – 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 12 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, Nov. 17 – 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 19 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 26 – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 33 Oak Street

  • Friday, Nov. 11 – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.