Asian Pacific Islander Initiative holding COVID-19 vaccine pop-up events countywide

NATIONAL CITY (KUSI) – The Asian Pacific Islander Initiative is moving forward with COVID-19 vaccine pop-ups across the county, focusing on Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities.

One Moderna COVID-19 vaccine pop-up is taking place April 24 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Mary’s Ortmann Center located at 707 E. 7th St. National City, CA, 91950.

Walk-ins are welcome, though appointments can be made by emailing and must be made before April 23 at noon.

All attendees must be 18 or older and must bring photo ID.

Another vaccine pop-up will take place the same Saturday, April 24, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at La Quinta de Guadalupe Catholic Retreat Center located at 938 18th St., San Diego, CA 92154 for the first dose.

The second dose can be completed on May 22 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Charles Catholic Church, located at 990 Saturn Blvd., San Diego, CA, 92154.

KUSI’s Teresa Sardina is live in National City with more on the new efforts.

Categories: Coronavirus, Health, Local San Diego News