CORPUS CHRISTI - Brightwood College in Corpus Christi will host a Community Health Fair Wednesday, June 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the campus located at 1620 S. Padre Island Drive, Suite 600.
The event is free and open to the public and will feature refreshments, a variety of health-related checks and activities for all ages, including free dental cleanings, blood pressure checks, blood sugar checks, campus tours and immunizations and STD testing by various community partners. Several community medical facilities will be present to share about available services and offerings. Additionally, the campus will hold a blood drive on site for those interested in and able to give blood. Attendees 18 and older can enter to win a pair of Jabra Elite 65t True Wireless Earbuds headphones in addition to other prizes.
“With summertime often comes a reminder to get outside and a renewed motivation for healthy living,” says Campus President Jeriann Hix. “We are always grateful for the opportunity to support our Corpus Christi community, and this June, we're excited to host the community while promoting something we are all passionate about here at Brightwood—personal health. As a campus, we are dedicated to encouraging one another as well as our neighbors toward healthy choices, and we hope everyone will join us to take a step toward a healthy lifestyle.”