HR174: Commending the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic.


HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 174
Commending the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic.

 

Agreed to by the House of Delegates, March 11, 2022

 

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic, a state-of-the-art COVID-19 testing and vaccination station, was unveiled at the historic Emancipation Oak on the campus of Hampton University on February 25, 2021; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic is an upgraded recreational vehicle equipped with pharmacy-grade freezers capable of preserving the COVID-19 vaccine that distributes vaccinations to underserved communities in Hampton Roads; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic is an extension of Hampton University’s commitment to the local community and has been focused particularly on serving areas where the virus is disproportionally affecting people of color; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic benefits from the expertise at Hampton University’s Schools of Nursing, Pharmacy, and Science, Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications, and Proton Therapy Institute, which enhances its ability to provide lifesaving services to underserved communities; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic can hold up to 500 shots and has provided its services throughout the Hampton Roads region since its unveiling; and

WHEREAS, the accomplishments of the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic are the result of the generous support of donors and the tireless efforts of Hampton University’s leadership and the clinic’s staff; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic hereby be commended for promoting public health and wellness in the Hampton Roads community; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for the clinic’s contributions to the Commonwealth.

HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 174

Offered March 10, 2022
Commending the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic.
Patron-- Jenkins

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic, a state-of-the-art COVID-19 testing and vaccination station, was unveiled at the historic Emancipation Oak on the campus of Hampton University on February 25, 2021; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic is an upgraded recreational vehicle equipped with pharmacy-grade freezers capable of preserving the COVID-19 vaccine that distributes vaccinations to underserved communities in Hampton Roads; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic is an extension of Hampton University’s commitment to the local community and has been focused particularly on serving areas where the virus is disproportionally affecting people of color; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic benefits from the expertise at Hampton University’s Schools of Nursing, Pharmacy, and Science, Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communications, and Proton Therapy Institute, which enhances its ability to provide lifesaving services to underserved communities; and

WHEREAS, the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic can hold up to 500 shots and has provided its services throughout the Hampton Roads region since its unveiling; and

WHEREAS, the accomplishments of the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic are the result of the generous support of donors and the tireless efforts of Hampton University’s leadership and the clinic’s staff; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, That the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic hereby be commended for promoting public health and wellness in the Hampton Roads community; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to the Hampton University Mobile Vaccination Clinic as an expression of the House of Delegates’ admiration for the clinic’s contributions to the Commonwealth.