COVID-19 vaccines, boosters available at Jackson State University on Tuesday, May 17

(JACKSON, Miss.) — Jackson State University and Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center will provide free Pfizer and Moderna vaccines and boosters to students, faculty, staff and community members from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17, at One University Place, Suite 6, 1100 John R. Lynch Street, Jackson, Mississippi 39217. Also, the vaccine/booster will be available for children ages 12 and above, while the regular Pfizer will be available for ages 5 to 11. 

The Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center will provide first and second doses and boosters of Moderna and Pfizer. Participants will receive $25 gift cards while supplies last.

Insurance is not needed, and vaccines are provided at no cost by the Mississippi State Department of Health. Jackson-Hinds Comprehensive Health Center is one of two Federally Qualified Health Centers in Mississippi designated as a federally approved vaccination site.