Goodwin House Alexandria Residents and Staff Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

Goodwin House Alexandria resident and retired RN Peg King receives her first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. (Photo courtesy of Finn Partners/Used with permission of Goodwin House Alexandria)

ALEXANDRIA, VA – For the last few months, people across the country have followed the development of the COVID-19 vaccine closely. In recent weeks, news of a vaccine rollout has given hope that an end to the pandemic is in sight.

Earlier today, some residents and staff at Goodwin House Alexandria received the vaccine. Before the end of 2020, it is estimated that 125 residents and employees will be vaccinated.

The CVS vaccine team administered the first of two doses to Peg King, a retired RN, one of the first to get the shot in her arm

Goodwin House Alexandria is one of the first locations in the region to have a medical team administer the vaccine.

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Kevin Dauray

Kevin is Publisher's Assistant with The Zebra Press. He has been working for Alexandria's "Good News" newspaper since 2019. A graduate of George Mason University, he earned a bachelor's in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. He also studied at the Columbia School of Broadcasting and holds a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Marymount University. He is an alumnus of T.C. Williams High School. Go Titans!

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