Maui residents win in vaccine contest


Two Maui residents have won grand prizes as part of the statewide COVID-19 vaccination incentive contest.

Leah Hairston of Kihei won a $1,000 Merriman’s gift card, and Lois Nakamura of Lahaina won Zippy’s for a year. The 15 grand prize winners announced Monday also included 11 winners from Honolulu, one from Hawaii island and one from Kauai.

Hawaii residents 18 and older who receive at least one shot by Aug. 30 can enter to win Round 2 prizes at HIGotVaccinated.com.

Those who registered in June will be automatically entered to win in July.

Residents without internet access can enter by calling the Aloha United Way 211 hotline or sending a self-addressed and stamped postcard or letter to: HIGOTVACCINATED Rewards c/o H&B Marketing, 1164 Bishop St., Suite 1201, Honolulu, HI 96813. Mail entries must be received no later than Aug. 28 to be added for the drawing on Sept. 1.


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