For Immediate Release:
May 6, 2021
Lisa Wray, 413-536-1441
Holyoke Mall to Host Pop-Up Vaccination Clinic
— In partnership with Holyoke Board of Health, Holyoke Senior Center, Action Ambulance and Holyoke Community College Nursing Program —
Holyoke, MA – In an effort to make vaccines more accessible to the community, Holyoke Mall is partnering with the Holyoke Board of Health, Holyoke Senior Center, Action Ambulance and Holyoke Community College Nursing Program to host a FREE pop-up Moderna vaccine clinic this Saturday, May 8th from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Anyone over the age of 18 is encouraged to utilize the clinic to get vaccinated. Appointments are suggested, but walk-ins are welcome. A clinic for the second dose of the vaccine will be held on Saturday, June 5th.
“This clinic is open to the public and will be particularly helpful for mall staff who would like to stop by on a lunch break,” said Sean Gonsalves, Director of Holyoke’s Board of Health. “They can schedule an appointment and be in and out in less than 30 minutes.”
Location: Upper Level of Holyoke Mall, across from Billy Beez
Date/Time: Saturday, May 8th – 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Eligibility: Anyone over the age of 18 is eligible to receive the Moderna vaccine.
Make an Appointment: Call the Holyoke Senior Center at 413-322-5625
Walk-ins are also welcome
“We are proud to partner with these organizations to make the vaccine more accessible to mall employees and to the community as a whole,” said Bill Rogalski, Holyoke Mall’s General Manager. “We understand the importance and the goal to assist in moving Massachusetts forward.”
Holyoke Mall businesses will also offer discounts and special offers to individuals who have been vaccinated on location in an effort to incentivize the community to receive their COVID-19 vaccine. Upon receipt of the vaccine, individuals will receive a QR code coupon that will link them to a page on Holyoke Mall’s website with a list of participating stores and special offers.
About Holyoke Mall at Ingleside
Holyoke Mall is Western’s New England’s premiere shopping center located in Holyoke’s Ingleside neighborhood and conveniently located near the interchange of I-90 and I-91. Holyoke Mall was built in 1979 and later expanded in 1995- now spanning 1.6 million square feet. The three-level Mall is home to 150 shops, restaurants, entertainment venues, and department stores including: Macy’s, Christmas Tree Shops, Target, Victoria’s Secret, Apple, Round1, DSW, Forever 21, Loft, H&M, Sumo Japanese Steakhouse, 110 Grill, and more.
About Pyramid Management Group, LLC
Pyramid Management Group, owner of Holyoke Mall at Ingleside, is one of the largest, most innovative, privately-held real estate developers in the northeast. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, Pyramid’s portfolio of dynamic shopping, dining and entertainment destinations and expanding hospitality presence dominate the northeast with 16 properties located throughout New York and Massachusetts. For nearly 50 years, Pyramid has built its reputation on being first, fast, ahead of the curve and always what’s next, leading the industry in combining the best elements of traditional retail with world-class dining and entertainment, all under one roof. For more information, visit www.pyramidmg.com.