COVID-19 Vaccine and Safety Updates

FREE COVID Vaccine Clinic Tomorrow Saturday, August 28th 8am-12pm at Pomona High School in the gym. Park near the football stadium outside the gym. Pfizer for ages 12 & older. Bring your ID. Open to all PUSD staff, students, parents and the community. Please click on the flier below for more information. rmd.me/6i7YpCdxoAV
FREE COVID vaccine clinic tomorrow Saturday, August 21 at Diamond Ranch High in the gym 8am-12pm. Get your 1st or 2nd Pfizer vaccine for ages 12 and older. Open to all PUSD staff, students, parents and the community. A limited number of the T-dap and the Varicella immunizations will also be available for FREE for those entering 7th grade. Parents must be present with ID for children to receive their vaccine or immunizations.
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For updates regarding vaccination and resident and business resources, please see the City of Pomona's COVID-19 section at COVID-19 resources page
 
Every Friday @ WesternU Campus 550 E. Second St. Free walk-in clinics, no appointment required. Minors 12 years and older can receive a Pfizer vaccine. Details here. For questions, contact Yolanda Fuquay at yfuquay@projectcaring.net
 
Pharmacy Vaccination Sites
Provider  Registration Details
CVS Pharmacy cvs.com or call (800) 746-7287
Pomona Location: 150 W. Willow Street
Rite Aid ritea.id/california or call (800) 748-3243
Pomona Location: 2059 S. Garey Avenue
Walgreens  walgreens.com or call (909) 469-9534 (press “1”)
Must be a Walgreens Account Holder (can be created online)
Albertsons, Vons, Pavilions
Pharmacies
Vons: www.vons.com/pharmacy/covid-19.html
Albertsons: www.albertsons.com/pharmacy/covid-19.html
Ralphs Pharmacy
(Kroger)
www.kroger.com/rx/guest/get-vaccinate
  Details from LA Times on 2/20/21.
 
UPDATE – CURRENT HEALTH ORDER/GUIDANCE SUMMARY (publichealth.lacounty.gov)
6/15/21 – Reopening Safer at Work and in the Community
 
WATCH & SHARE! – VACCINATE WITH CONFIDENCE – Q&A w/ DR. M. HELLEN RODRIGUEZ
The Pomona COVID-19 Action Committee invites the public to watch an informative recorded session, answering many questions regarding myths and doubts that the public may have about the COVID-19 vaccine. Dr. Rodriguez from the Pomona Valley Hospital and Medical Center share fact-based information to help everyone make an informed and confident decision regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. Watch on YouTube in English and Spanish and share with your community!
 
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At-Home & Food Resources
Sowing Seeds for Life – July Drive-Thru Food Pantry
-FREE At-Home Activities (DIY & Foodie Friday Recipes) - bit.ly/cityofpomonayoutube 
-FREE Virtual Community Center Classes – bit.ly/virtualcommunitycenterclasses
-FREE Food Resources - Pomona Resources | County Resources (CalFresh) & at 2-1-1.
-FREE Wi-Fi Locator - Dial 2-1-1- or visit findwifi.lacounty.gov
 
Back-to-School Shoe Drive – PROJECT PERFECT PAIR
The Pomona COVID-19 Action Committee’s Basic Needs, in partnership with Brown Memorial Temple, BMT CDC, PCS Family Services, and the Pitzer College Community Engagement Center, presents a shoe drive and fundraiser to support our Pomona students as they head back to school! We have 150+ Pomona families who have requested new shoes for back to school and we are committed to reaching our 400+-pair goal! Let’s help them look and feel their best while they go through this transition. If you pomonabasicneedscommittee@gmail.com.
 
Upcoming Pomona Community Events
Date Event Time Details Location
Community Resource Center Free On-Demand Classes   Fitness and Exercise (Yoga, Zumba, etc.), Nutrition and Healthy Cooking, Health Education, and Children’s Classes. New classes will be available each week. https://www.youtube.com/activehealthyinformed 
Fri, July 9 – Sun, July 11 Wellness Weekend
Vaccination Event
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. No appointments necessary! Free swap meet vouchers until supplies last. Saturday only free Gas cards to the first 50 people receiving their first vaccination. Pomona Valley Swap Meet
1600 E Holt Ave.
 
4/22 Vaccination Event at Washington Senior Center. Visit http://bit.ly/vaccines4-22 for appointments and details. #pomona #VaccinesSaveLives
4/22 Vaccination Event at Washington Senior Center. Visit http://bit.ly/vaccines4-22 for appointments and details. #pomona #VaccinesSaveLives
 
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Webinar Zoom Meetings

District Communication
COVID-19 Safety Updates - Sunday Letter to Parents and Community 3.15.20 1 PM https://4.files.edl.io/70af/03/15/20/210124-b02f4a95-30e5-4999-b1e0-c0068a066739.pdf 
 
COVID-19 Safety Updates March 13, 2020 12:30 PM

Please be advised that Pomona Unified School District will initiate an emergency closure of all district school and work sites starting Monday, March 16, 2020 through Friday, March 27, 2020 out of an abundance of caution as strongly recommended by Los Angeles County Office of Education. Additionally, all PUSD students and staff will begin Spring Break on Monday, March 30, 2020 and return back to PUSD school and work locations on Monday, April 6, 2020. Should you have any further questions, concerns and/or comments, please contact the Public Information Office via https://proudtobe.pusd.org/COVID19safetyupdates/.  We will also provide additional information and details via this page as well. 

COVID-19 Safety Updates March 13, 2020 12:30 PM
Por favor note que el Distrito Escolar Unificado de Pomona iniciará un cierre de emergencia en todas las escuelas y sitios de trabajo del distrito a partir del lunes 16 de marzo de 2020 hasta el 27 de marzo de 2020 por precaución y como lo recomiendó la Oficina de Educación del Condado de Los Ángeles. Además, todos los estudiantes y el personal de PUSD comenzarán las vacaciones de primavera el lunes 30 de marzo de 2020 y regresarán a la escuela y a los lugares de trabajo el lunes 6 de abril de 2020. Si tiene más preguntas, inquietudes y/o comentarios, comuníquese con la Oficina de Información Pública Vía https://proudtobe.pusd.org/COVID19safetyupdates/ . También proporcionaremos información y detalles adicionales a través de esta página.

March 12, 2020 4:40 PM: Social Media Post Our schools are open and we welcome all PUSD students and staff. As of now, there are no planned closures for any of Pomona Unified School District campuses.  Protocols are in place to continue to ensure maximum safety for students and staff during academic testing and in-class instruction.  For continuous updates, please visit https://proudtobe.pusd.org/apps/pages/covid19safetyupdates

 
March 4, 2020 10:00 AM: COVID-19 Safety Updates https://proudtobe.pusd.org/apps/news/article/1176766
 
February 27, 2020: Cold and Flu Season Information and Tips https://proudtobe.pusd.org/apps/news/article/1153838