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Beyoncé Launches COVID-19 Testing Campaign in Houston

 

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@beyonce BEYGOOD TEAMS UP WITH @mstinalawson TO SUPPORT COVID-19 MOBILE TESTING RELIEF IN #IDIDMYPART CAMPAIGN IN #houstontx #IDIDMYPART Mobile Testing Relief Scheduled for Friday, May 8th and Saturday, May 9th, In Houston, Texas 🔥 Participants receiving a test will also receive a grocery gift card from BeyGOOD, purchased from @heb who will match BeyGOOD’s contribution. ❤️ 🔥 A voucher for a hot meal, also compliments of BeyGOOD, will be provided to participants and the medical staff administering the test, to two local favorite restaurants, Frenchy’s Chicken and Burns Original Bar-B-Q. Participants will also receive written materials with all the up-to-date information on how to stay safe. In observance of social distancing measures, supplies will be placed in vehicle trunks as participants exit the testing sites. 🔥 On Friday, May 8th, #unitedmemorialmedicalcenter #ummc Healthcare staff will administer 500 #covid19 tests in Houston’s #3rdward at Cullen Middle School, located at 6900 Scott Street, Houston, Texas 77021. Testing will take place from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. On Saturday, May 9th, an additional 500 tests will be administered again by UMMC, this time in North Houston at Forest Brook Middle School, 7525 Tidwell, Houston, Texas 77016. Testing will also take place from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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Beyoncé and her mom Tina Knowles Lawson will join forces to give back for Mother’s Day weekend.

Beyoncé’s BeyGOOD will show love to residents in her hometown of Houston with face masks, gloves, 1,000 testing kits, and more!

This new mobile COVID-19 testing campaign called The #IDIDMYPART Mobile Testing kicks off on May 8 and 9.

Knowles-Lawson said in a statement, The virus is wreaking havoc on the Black community so we need a movement to prioritize our health. It is critical that we stay vigilant with social distancing, wearing a mask, and most of all getting tested.


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