SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas – In wake of the Sutherland Springs church shooting, many are wondering how they can help those affected by the horrific shooting.
Wilson County District Attorney Audrey Louis said canned food and bottled water are not needed. Instead, Louis stressed a need for monetary donations and blood donations.
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Here are ways to help...
Make a monetary donation
You can donate on H-E-B's website. The Texas grocer said 100 percent of donations will go to the victims of the Sutherland Springs shooting. Additionally, the company announced it will donate $150,000 to victims. H-E-B also announced a donation campaign that allows customers to donate at any check out station.
You can also donate directly to the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs on their website. Funds will help the church keep its doors open.