FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Media Contact: Chloe Hsia, Director of Strategic Initiatives | Chloe@acdcnv.org | 702-496-9186
Reno, Nevada (July 5, 2021): The Asian Community Development Council (ACDC) is hosting its first ever pop-up vaccination clinic in Sparks, Nevada on Sunday July 24th from 10AM – 1PM at the Wat Buddhapradeep Thai Temple of Reno. The address is 1100 12th St. in Sparks, Nevada. A Thai food fair will also be taking place during the clinic.
ACDC is holding the vaccination clinic in collaboration with Immunize Nevada and OptimuMedicine. Pfizer-BioNTec and Moderna vaccines will be available for first, second and booster COVID-19 shots. Second boosters will be available for people age 50 and older who received their first booster four months prior. Pediatric doses of Pfizer will be offered for kids 5-11 as well as boosters for those children who received their second dose at least five months prior. Mandarin, Malaysian, Tagalog, Thai, and Indonesian speakers will be available to assist with non-English speaking clients.
For more information on vaccines, visit www.acdcnv.org or www.immunizenevada.org.
ABOUT THE ASIAN COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL:
The Asian Community Development Council (ACDC) is a nonprofit and non-partisan organization dedicated to building, connecting, and educating the Asian and Pacific Islander community in Nevada. ACDC was officially chartered in 2015 in Las Vegas and opened their Reno location in 2022. The mission of ACDC is to improve the general well-being and education of the Asian American Pacific Island and other ethnic communities in Nevada. Among the services ACDC offers includes: voter education, health insurance enrollment assistance, citizenship application assistance, vaccination clinics (Influenza and COVID-19), food distribution, College Readiness Bootcamp, GraduAsian, Asian Night Market and the Run for Rice and Walk for Wellness 5k.