Wallace Community College offering students $100 gift card to get COVID vaccine

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DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — On Wednesday, Wallace Community College held their first vaccination clinic but with students incentives.

Students who are fully-vaccinated receive a $100 gift card, along with being entered in a $250 gift card raffle.

Wallace College held the clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the Dean of Business Affairs, Marc Nicholas explained that the purpose is to encourage vaccinations throughout the campus.

“We want to say that we care about our students, we want to make sure they’re all healthy and able to come to class and have productive lives,” Nicholas said.

The next vaccine clinic will be held on September 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. In addition, the deadline for students to show proof of being fully vaccinated will be that day as well.

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