Links Mentioned On Jan. 27, 2021

Wednesday, January 27th 2021, 3:23 am
By: News 9


Children's Hospital Nutrition Center

The Oklahoma Children's Hospital is opening a Comprehensive Nutrition Center.

The center is a $1.5 million gift from the Le Norman family of Oklahoma City.

The virtual ribbon curring ceremony is at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Click here for a link to watch.

Red Cross Virtual CPR Training

The American Red Cross is preparing for the start of American Heart Month, by holding an information session on in-person and virtual CPR classes.

The event will be on zoom starting at 9 a.n. Wednesday.

Click here for a link to the discussion.

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Shields 616 Donations

The Oklahoma City Fire Department is raising money to buy 224 sets of body armor for metro firefighters.

Each set of Shield 616 Rifle Armor cost $2,200 but will protect firefighter in hostile situations.

Click here to donate.

State Of Tobacco Control

The American Lung Association says tobacco use remains a major health threat and can cause more severe symptoms of COVID-19.

The "State of Tobacco Control" report grades the state on prevention programs and touches on the youth vaping epidemic.

Click here to view the results of the report.

Oklahoma Man Creates Website To Notify Residents Of Available Vaccine Appointments

As COVID-19 vaccine appointments continue to fill up quickly across the state, one local resident is making it a little easier for people. 

He created a website which will alert you once an appointment becomes available.

Wright has also started a GoFundMe to help pay for website and texting costs. You can find the link to the GoFundMe here.