In West Virginia, people will receive a savings bond of $100. It is for people between the ages of 16 to 35 years. The savings bond is for residents who take doses of the vaccine. The COVID-19 Stimulus fund is for the financing. This is according to the plan of the West Virginia government.
On Monday, the governor Jim Justice announced the plan. He stated that the plan was to use the stimulus funds to execute this project. Justice made it known that the plan was to move the needle at once. The governor stated that it was time to get rid of the virus among the residents.
Jim Justice disclosed other things during the news conference. He believes that savings bonds is for residents between the ages of 16 to 35. He also hopes that the state will be able to consider savings bond in the nearest future.
The governor gave an estimation of $27.5 million for the project as it would be a great accomplishment. If there is no surplus savings bond for financing the project, the state gives out cash. This was further disclosed by the governor.
It is a plan to increase the numbers of residents receiving the vaccine. The governor talked about the several plans launching out soon. Justice stated that the state authorities receive many ideas. It was time for the execution of these plans. The execution would start in big platform.
Yet, he wants Virginians to beat the virus. He urged the young Virginians to accept the vaccine. People receive the vaccine at Charleston through the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department. The Savings Bond of $100 is for the young people. This will give them the opportunity to venture in productive things.