Walgreens wins 2020 Citizens Award for "Get a Shot. Give a Shot" program

Walgreens has won the "Health and Wellness" category in the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2020 Citizens Awards. Walgreens was recognized for its "Get a Shot. Give a Shot" campaign, the company's 8-year collaboration with the United Nations, which has helped provide 60 million vaccines to children in need around the world.

Walgreens has won the "Health and Wellness" category in the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2020 Citizens Awards. Walgreens was recognized for its "Get a Shot. Give a Shot" campaign, the company's 8-year collaboration with the United Nations, which has helped provide 60 million vaccines to children in need around the world. For each immunization given at a Walgreens or Duane Reade store or clinic, Walgreens donates the value of an immunization to the UN Foundation's Shot@Life campaign. Walgreens has pledged to help provide an accumulated total of 100 million vaccines by 2024 through the program. Funds from the program are donated to Shot@Life to help provide vaccines for children in countries around the world.