PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – The City of Portland is setting up new vaccine clinics for both kids and adults. Two clinics will be placed at different Boys & Girls Clubs for anyone who’s at least 12-years-old.

City of Portland setting up new vaccine clinics at Boys & Girls Clubs

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One is at the Regence Club location at North Trenton Street. That one is for this Sunday and will go from 12-4 p.m. The other will be at the club on Southeast Harold Street. It will open Sunday, June 20, and will also go from 12-4 p.m.

Terry Johnson, CEO of Boys & Girls Club Portland, says it’s important marginalized communities have access to the care others do. “There’s a need for access, spaces where they feel more comfortable,” Johnson said.

Organizers say their first clinic this past Sunday at the Rockwood Club was a success. Second doses from that clinic will be given out June 27. For more information go to bgcportland.org.

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Lexx Luthor

HEY!!!! I thought that the media agreed with the comrades ....we may not refer to "boys & girls" any more.... that would be racist, according to BLM and Hysterical Race Theorists... but to us non-determininative nouns, Ebonix like "they-uns", "they", "them-uns"

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