Building a Community of Immunity

We need your help to spread the word about COVID-19 vaccines in SLO County. Here are some easy ways you can be a Vaccine Champion and Advocate for your community:  

Keep reading to find additional resources, ways to help and inspiration from community members just like you. Thank you for helping us build a community of immunity on the Central Coast! 

SLO County Vaccine Champions and Advocates


More Vaccine Testimonies 
  • “You have done a FANTASTIC job scheduling and organizing Covid-19 vaccines. I've taken my Mother, myself, and my two daughters to the Paso Robles event center for vaccines, and this endeavor is very well organized and so welcoming that any anxiety about the vaccine and the pandemic was lightened.”
  • “I, my husband, and our son got our first vaccine today at the Cuesta College location. I cannot tell you how impressed we were with the process! Everyone working there was so kind, friendly, and efficient. The process was quick and easy. All of our friends and relatives have said their experience was the same!"
  • "I recently received my first dose of the Pfizer vaccine and was impressed with the whole system, from signing up for an appointment through the very organized vaccine distribution at Cuesta College. Thank you!" 
  • "I get my jab today at 2:30. I feel like it’s my birthday and I am going to get my present👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 "  
  • "Our appointments went off without a hitch. Everything was very well organized and everyone could not have been more pleasant.”  
  • "I had my 2nd vaccine injection on Wed 2/23 & it went smoothly just as the first one did. The weather was perfect & all the employees were helpful & pleasant. Could not have been more efficient. I feel greatly at ease though not out of the woods. I will continue to observe the protocol for protecting myself & others as recommended. Please convey my thanks to all who helped make the event a success. At my age (91 yrs of age) I am grateful for all the help I receive from others. This pandemic has brought us together & we realize that helping each other is good for us all."  
  • "We must congratulate you on an outstanding job of organizing the Cuesta College vaccination clinic. My wife and I both appreciated the fast-moving and good-natured process we enjoyed in getting our shots."   
  • "My husband and I had our first COVID vaccine shot today at Cuesta College. We are so impressed with how organized the event was, how friendly and helpful every single person there was. Congratulations on a job well done! Thank you for providing this necessary vaccine."  
  • "I did get my second shot today and want to say thank you to everyone involved in making this a positive experience. The whole process is well organized. Please relay this message."  
  • I want to thank all the workers at AGHS. I went for my second shot yesterday and it couldn’t have been smoother.Thank you all for making this so easy.”  
  • My husband and I have just returned from receiving our 2nd virus vaccination given at the Arroyo Grande High School. We were so impressed by the way the CPH department had organized the immunization process. Thank you and all your staff for giving us a chance to stay virus free.  
  • "I just wanted to say thank you for being so organized. I scheduled my mom last Thursday morning after 9am for an appointment today (2/4). Our appt. was at 11:15 and the entire process took 20 minutes and that includes the 15 minutes we had to sit after the shot. Every person we encountered was smiling and happy. Congrats for making an unpleasant experience, pleasant. Other areas can definitely learn from SLO county. Great job team! I'm so proud of our county."

Vaccine Incentives 

Are you a SLO County Business offering vaccine incentives? 

Email Public Health at so we can help spread the word!

 More COVID-19 Vaccine Incentives


  • Target: Get $5 off your purchase after you get vaccinated at Target’s in-store CVS pharmacy. 


Food and Beverage:

  • Albertsons/Vons/Safeway: Get 10% off your purchase after you get vaccinated at one of their locations.
  • Krispy Kreme: The doughnut chain is offering one free donut per day for the rest of 2021 upon showing your vaccination record card.
  • Anheuser-Busch: Is pledging to buy Americans 21 and older one round of beer once the U.S. reaches the 70% vaccination milestone. Those over age 21 can get their incentive by submitting a photo of themselves at their favorite spot to grab a drink, back yard included. 


Past incentives:


Vaccine Fact Sheets and Resources

Browse through our collection of vaccine resources and find something you can share with a friend, family member, or coworker who needs more information before making the decision to get vaccinated.  We also suggest visiting the main Vaccine FAQ page to get more facts about the vaccine. 

Vaccine Facts 

For the Workplace 

For Parents and Adolescents 

For Pregnant People  

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