Third Federal Government Hosts Drive-In / Walk-In COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic
CLEVELAND – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Third Federal is opening its Corporate Campus parking lot to support a drive / walk COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Thursday, May 6, with additional clinics scheduled for Thursday, May 13 and Thursday, May 20. in Cleveland’s Slavic Village neighborhood, the clinic is open to the public with pre-registration and caters to people living in the city of Cleveland’s most vulnerable zip codes.
Area code 44105, in the Slavic Village neighborhood, has the third lowest vaccination rate in town, with the adjacent area code, 44104, having the lowest rate.
The aim of the clinic is to provide a large-scale opportunity in the center of the neighborhood and on accessible bus lines to vaccinate as many residents as possible. Hundreds of vaccines can be delivered on each of the clinic dates to bring vaccines to as many residents as possible.
“We are committed to the communities we serve, especially our own neighborhood of Slavic Village,” said President and CEO Marc A. Stefanski. “Knowing about the health disparities in the Slavic village, and in particular with the COVID-19 vaccine, made the partnership with MetroHealth and hosting these clinics for the community even more important.”
MetroHealth staff will administer the Pfizer vaccine from noon to 7 p.m. beginning with the clinic on Thursday, May 6 to people 16 years of age and older. 16 and 17 year olds must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Registration is strongly encouraged, although a number of walk-in visits will be permitted. Those interested can subscribe to https://www.metrohealth.org/covid-19/covid-vaccine, or by calling 216-778-6100. People can either drive for their vaccine using the Fleet Avenue front door (7409 Fleet Avenue) or walk, as the Third Federal Campus on Broadway Avenue is located along several RTA bus routes.
The Third Federal Savings and Loan Association is a leading provider of savings and mortgage products and operates under the values of love, trust, respect, commitment to excellence, and pleasure. Founded in Cleveland in 1938 as a mutual association by Ben and Gerome Stefanski, Third Federal’s mission is to help people realize the dream of home ownership and financial security. It became a public company in 2007 (Nasdaq: TFSL). Third Federal, which lends in 25 states and the District of Columbia, is dedicated to serving consumers with competitive rates and exceptional service. Third Federal, an Equal Housing Lender, has 21 full-service branches in Northeast Ohio, seven loan offices in central and southern Ohio, and 16 full-service branches across Florida . As of September 30, 2020, the company’s assets totaled $ 14.6 billion.