Winston-Salem extends cash cards for vaccinations through mid-September

Piedmont Triad News

FILE: $100 bills. (NEXSTAR)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (WGHP) — The program giving out cash cards to adults receiving their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination has been extended.

The cards will now be available through September 13 at the Forsyth County Department of Public Health on Highland Avenue and at community vaccination events hosted by Forsyth Public Health.

The state decided to extend the cash card program offered by the NC Department of Health and Human Services.

Vaccinations are available at the Winston-Salem Health Department on Wednesday, and then from September 7-11 and on Monday, September 13.  

Randolph County is also continuing to hand out cash cards. They will be available at their first dose clinic on Thursday.

$100 cash cards are available for adults who receive their first dose of any COVID-19 vaccine, and $25 cash cards are available for people who take someone to receive their first dose. 

Cards will be available while supplies last. 

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