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Please Join Us Tomorrow (Saturday, Aug. 21, 2021)
from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Spaulding Resource Fair
Free @ The Corner Ballpark
Please join us Saturday, Aug. 21 at the Spaulding Resource Fair. Presented in partnership with Detroit PAL (Police Athletic League) and sponsored by BrassCraft, a MASCO Company, the Resource Fair will be held at The Corner Ballpark in Detroit from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The fair is free and open to the public of all communities.
Free and open to the public, the Resource Fair will present a broad array of information, resources, and services for protecting health and improving the quality of life of families and children. The Resource Fair also is intended to inform the public and to raise awareness of the opportunities available at Spaulding and our community partners. Services and resources at the fair are provided by various community organizations and local businesses, free of charge.
The Detroit Equity Coalition will offer COVID-19 vaccinations to eligible people at the event through their mobile vaccination unit. Ascension Healthcare will provide blood pressure and glucose monitoring to serve those who may be suffering from diabetes and other medical conditions. Wayne Health will provide lead testing, childhood immunizations among other tests.
The Corner Ballpark is the site of the old Tiger Stadium. It is located at 1680 Michigan Avenue, Detroit, Michigan, 48216.
Participating organizations and individuals include:
• Affirmations LGBTQ+ Community Center
• Ascension Health
• Kid’s First Initiative - Dr. Richard Bell
• Breathe Again
• Brilliant Detroit
• Detroit Fire Department
• Detroit PAL
• Detroit Police Department
• First Baptist Institutional Church
• Detroit Equity Coalition
• Michigan United Public Health
• Ruth Ellis Center
• Shenominal Ink / The Reading Corner
• Sound Advice Audiology
• The Student Connection
• Wayne Health.
Information, services and resources include:
• STEAM Activities for Kids (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics)
• COVID-19 Vaccinations
• Free Hearing Tests
• Blood Pressure Tests
• Diabetes Monitoring
• Free Lead Testing
• Free Smoke Detector (for Detroit residents, through Detroit Fire Department)
• Foster and Adoption Opportunities.
The Resource Fair also offers interesting and fun activities to children and families. Those who attend and sign the Registration Sign-In Sheets will be eligible for a number of “Giveaways for Back-to-School” and Raffle Baskets.
In partnership with families, communities, organizations, states and the nation, Spaulding for Children’s mission is to assure that all children grow up in safe, permanent families and have the help they need to be successful in life.