NEW YORK CITY $100 VACCINE INCENTIVES – $100 for ANYONE getting their first dose at sites using vax4nyc.nyc.gov
If you get your first vaccine dose at a New York City-run vaccine location, you will be eligible to choose one of the incentives listed below, including a $100 pre-paid debit card as of July 30, 2021. If an individual receives their first dose on July 28 or 29, they should wait until July 30 to go to www.vax4nyc.nyc.gov/incentives to redeem their $100 pre-paid debit card. People ages 18 and older can also enter to win exclusive prizes. Once your first COVID-19 vaccine dose is complete, you will receive an email with instructions on how to select your money or incentive and enter the contest. You can also call 877-VAX4NYC (877-829-4692) to learn more.
Book an appointment at any site listed on the NYC COVID-19 Vax4NYC Appointment Scheduler or call 877-VAX4NYC (877-829-4692) to find a participating site.
City Artist Corps
City Artist Corps Grants is part of City Artist Corps, a new $25 million recovery initiative designed to help artists who were both hard hit by the pandemic and who may have been left out of other local and federal funding opportunities. Follow the Link for More Info
Fall 2021 Academic Recovery Plan
Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Porter Announce Academic Recovery Plan for Pivotal School Year Ahead. Follow the link for Chancellor Porter Message for Families for more info.
2021 Atlantic hurricane season
To mark the beginning of the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season, New York City Emergency Management unveiled the City's revised hurricane evacuation zones. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30.
New Yorkers are encouraged to:
- Visit the Know Your Zone website to find out whether they live in one of the City's six hurricane evacuation zones.
-Take steps to be prepared for coastal storms and hurricanes using the My Emergency Plan + Hurricanes and New York City available in 13 languages and available in an audio format.
- Sign up for Notify NYC, the City's free, official emergency communications program.
- Tune into our Prep Talk podcast on SoundCloud, iTunes, or Spreaker for an outline on the changes of the NYC hurricane evacuation zones.
- Read NYC Emergency Management Commissioner Scrivani's Op-Ed titled "NYC is ready for hurricane season — are you?"
NYC Vaccine Referral Bonus Organization Application
The City is seeking civic groups to perform outreach to encourage New Yorkers to get vaccinated. Approved organizations will receive $100 for every individual they refer that receives their first vaccine dose at a City-run vaccination site. Organizations will be able to earn up to $20,000 (i.e. 200 referrals).