Extra enterprise leaders have stepped as much as present one other 100 individuals with $100 every once they register and get the two-dose Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination at North Oaks Medical Middle.
Ponchatoula businessman Tom Enmon got here up with the thought for the Covid-100 initiative after studying that the pandemic is surging once more in Tangipahoa Parish the place just some 70 p.c of the inhabitants is vaccinated.
The Enmon household launched the initiative Monday by donating $5,000, and Jani-King Gulf Coast matched with a $5,000 reward.
By early Tuesday afternoon, 100 individuals had registered for all of the slots.
Quickly after assembly that purpose, North Oaks spokeswoman Melanie Zaffuto mentioned one other enterprise will present $10,000 for a second spherical, which suggests 100 extra individuals can signal as much as get money for getting the vaccination.
The Covid-100 mass vaccination occasions can be held on the North Oaks Immunization Clinic, 15790 Paul Vega, MD, Drive, on July 31 and Aug. 21.
The registered contributors will obtain $50 money instantly after getting the primary vaccine and should return for his or her Aug. 21 appointment and get the second dose to get the opposite $50.