On Saturday, May 6th, 2023, eight people were tragically killed and another seven were wounded while shopping at the Allen Premium Outlets in Allen, Texas. Victims range in age from 61 to as young as 5. Many of the injured remain hospitalized at local trauma facilities, with several in critical condition.
In the coming days and weeks, families of victims and those impacted will require support for medical and funeral expenses, as well as grief and trauma counseling.
Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT) has established the Support for Allen Fund to collect funds that provide support for those who have been impacted by this senseless tragedy.
Gifts to CFT’s Support for Allen Fund will be directed to local nonprofit agencies that are providing much needed resources and services in response to this tragedy. This includes agencies providing mental health, grief, and trauma support for the victims and their families, as well as first responders who may also have been impacted by this event. Note: this fund will not provide direct payments to individuals.
Credit Card Donations can be made here