Good Neighbor Program

Save A Life. Make $50.


How it Works - Starts Monday, May 3

Call 313 230-0505 

  1. Pre-Register as a Good Neighbor and make first-dose appointments for your friends and neighbors.
  2. Bring your friends and neighbors to their scheduled appointments.
  3. Good Neighbors will get $50 per shot for each appointment. 


  • You MUST pre-register as a Good Neighbor and help patients schedule their first-dose appointments or you will not be reimbursed.
  • No walk-ups 
  • Appointments can’t start with the second dose.
  • The friends and neighbors you transport MUST be Detroiters.
  • No Good Neighbor reimbursement will be made for anyone under the age of 18.
  • Limit of 3 residents per car per appointment trip.
  • The Good Neighbor is reimbursed $50 per patient per shot.
  • Good Neighbors can make unlimited trips if they can find Detroiters to transport to get vaccinated. If you make more than $600 you will be required to complete a W-9 form and will receive a 1099 from the City of Detroit to file with your 2021 tax return. 

Where Good Neighbors Can Make Appointments

TCF Center

  • Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM
  • Drive-Thru
    • 89 Steve Yzerman Drive

Northwest Activities Center

  • Monday - Friday 9AM - 7PM
  • 18100 Meyers

Straight Gate International Church

  • Monday - Friday 9AM - 7PM
  • 10100 Grand River Ave.

Community Saturdays

  • Saturdays 9AM - 1PM
  • Locations and dates available when calling for appointments.

Reward is a Pre Paid Debit Card

  • You will get a new $50 pre-paid debit card for each vaccine recipient for each dose.
  • This is funded by a State of Michigan grant for COVID vaccine programs.
  • The City cannot replace lost, stolen, or damaged cards.
  • The program is for appointments beginning May 3