From the Missouri National Education Association, CARES STL Health and Harvester Christian Church
1810 E. Elm St., Jefferson City, MO 65101
For further information:
Mark Jones, MNEA Communications Director
Phone: (573) 644-9609
Mobile: (573) 508-8528
WHEN: Thursdays (Feb. 18, 25, and March 4,
11, 18, and 25) March 11 canceled, due to weather
TIME: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WHERE: Harvester Christian Church, 2950 Kings Crossing, St. Charles 63303
WHAT: Educators and support staff affiliated with the Missouri National Education Association, concerned with the lack of state and federal resources to ensure every school can take proper steps to mitigate COVID-19’s spread, are partnering with CaresSTL and Harvester Christian Church to host free drive through COVID-19 testing. Participating local unions include the Fort Zumwalt Education Association, Francis Howell Education Association, St. Charles National Education Association and Wentzville National Education Association.
PHOTO AND INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITIES
- Testing - Technicians administering the test to community members.
- Teachers - Teachers volunteering in support of the event and logistics.
- Union leaders and community members – Local teacher union leaders, event staff, and representatives of the partnering organizations.
The 32,000-member Missouri NEA represents teachers, education support professionals, college faculty, retired teachers, and students studying to be teachers in school districts and on college campuses throughout the state. It is the Missouri affiliate of the 3 million-member National Education Association.