ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (WJZ) — A pair of Howard County churches helped get people vaccinated Wednesday.COVID-19 In Maryland: 1.5K New Cases & 17 Deaths Reported Saturday
The Kim family all got their first shots Wednesday with the grandmother on their mind. She died from the coronavirus last May.
“She was taken away so quickly from us,” said Sarah Kim.READ MORE: People In Baltimore Protest In Solidarity, Mourning Daunte Wright's Death After He Was Fatally Shot By Police During Traffic Stop In Minnesota
“It’s a huge relief to see we have this light on the horizon,” said Timothy Kim, “Like, wow, this pandemic might be over soon.”
Dozens of Maryland National guardsman administered and organized logistics for the mobile clinics.
“Don’t focus on the fear factor,” said Jonathan Ahn, of the Bethel Korean Presbyterian Church. “Get the vaccination and let’s get back to worship.”MORE NEWS: Pause In Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Could Delay Maryland's Goals As Baltimore City Emerges As Potential New Hotspot