As the community struggles to deal with the tragedy, a number of funds are providing assistance. Here’s a look at the GoFundMe verified campaigns.
The Santa Fe Texas Education Foundation
The foundation has currently met its food needs, for the time being, but is encouraging monetary donations to assist families directly impacted by Friday’s school shooting.
Santa Fe High School Victims’ Fund
A fund launched by Houston philanthropist Jim “Mattress Mack” Mcingvale and Gallery Furniture.
Love for Santa Fe
Moms With a Mission is working directly with the Santa Fe ISD to distribute funds to families for upcoming expenses.
Support the Victims of Santa Fe
Santa Fe High School alumnus Christy Smith Landriault is helping raise money for the Santa Fe Texas Education Foundation.
J.J. Watt Paying for Santa Fe Victims’ Funerals
The Houston Texans player has offered to pay for the victims of the tragic shooting funeral services.
The Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center
Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center has 17 donor centers available for donations everyday.
Santa Fe Cruise for a Cause
Those interested will meet at Cabela’s at 2421 S. Gulf Freeway in League City on Sunday, June 3 at 10:30 a.m. There will be a meet-and-greet until 12 p.m. Participants will also go to the Galveston County Fair Grounds at 12:30 p.m. to join the BBQ Fundraiser.
Santa Fe High School Shooting Victims’ Benefit
On Saturday, May 26, a barbecue benefit and bike ride will be held at the Galveston County Fair Grounds from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The address is #10 Jack Brooks Park, Hwy 6, Hitchcock, Texas 77563.
Here’s a look at businesses in the surrounding areas who are donating part of their proceeds to the Santa Fe community:
Grazia Italian Kitchen is donating 100 percent of their proceeds Saturday morning.