Vigils, Benefits and Other Ways You Can Help those Affected by the Sutherland Springs Shooting

Vigils, Benefits and Other Ways You Can Help those Affected by the Sutherland Springs Shooting
In light of the recent tragedy in Sutherland Springs, many are wondering how to help those in need. Here are a few ways we have found that include financial or blood donations, vigils and benefit events.

If you'd like us to add your benefit, event or fundraiser, please email Sarah at [email protected]


Prayer Vigil for First Baptist Church in Sutherland

6-9p.m. Monday, November 6

First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs
216 4th St., Sutherland Springs, Texas 78161

Hosted by Muslim Children Education and Civic Center (MCECC)

General Donations

First Baptist Church Sutherland Springs
Direct church donation page here.

First Baptist Church in Corpus Christi
All donations will help with funeral expenses.
Donate here

Hope Heroes NFP
Donate here or send a check payable to the Hardest hit Family Relief Fund Note "Sutherland Springs" in the memo field, and mail to:


ATTN: Sutherland Springs Victim Fund

1546 Dogwood Drive

Crystal Lake, IL 60014

H-E-B Helping Here Campaign
Add $1, $3, $5, $50 or $100 to your grocery bill at any H-E-B location throughout Texas to donate to First Baptist Church.

GoFundMe for First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, by Kori Crow
Donate here

GoFundMe account by families directly impacted by 18 years of mass shootings for Sutherland Springs Victims & their families
Donate here

GoFundMe account by Cristopher Foster for Holcombe Family
Donate here

GoFundMe account by John Alexander for Ward Family
Donate here

GoFundMe account by Rob Smith for Ward Family
Donate here

GoFundMe account by Heather Bradley for Rylan Ward
Donate here

GoFundMe account by Tasha Niemann Wiatrek for Haley Krueger
Donate here

GoFundMe account by Amy Woodall for Tara Elyse McNulty
Donate here

GoFundMe account by Linda Perez for Annabelle Pomeroy
Donate here

A centralized list of all GoFundMe accounts can be found here

Commerce Bank via Sutherland Springs Community Association

Send by mail to:
112 Fordtran Drive

Stockdale, TX 78169

112 Fordtran Dr, Stockdale, TX 78160

(830) 996-3125

Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union via The Sutherland Springs Community Association
Account # 201412174
Routing # 314089681

Benefit Events

Sutherland Springs First Baptist Church Fundraiser
Hosted by Living Waters Church
$6 grilled burger plates
Wilson County Courthouse and Jail
1420 3rd St, Floresville, TX
(830) 393-5758
More info here

Sutherland Springs Benefit BBQ

Hosted by Smokin' Angels BBQ Ministry
11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Saturday, November 11
St. Mark Lutheran
10595 US Hwy 87 S, Adkins, TX
(210) 649-1370

More info here

Sutherland Springs FBC Benefit

4 p.m. - 1 a.m. Saturday, November 18

Double Diamond Saloon and Dancehall
839 FM 467 Seguin, TX

More info here

Trading Post Fundraiser
Noon - 10 p.m. Sunday, November 12
$10 chicken and sausage barbecue plate sale
China Grove Trading Post Bar & Wendy and Moe's Kitchen
7393 US Hwy. 87 E., China Grove, TX
More info here

Benefit for Tara McNulty Funeral Expenses
Hosted by The Aumont Saloon
Noon, Sunday, November 12
The Aumont Saloon
301 N. Austin, Seguin, TX
(830) 433-4024
More info here

Hip-Hop Benefit at Ventura
8pm-1 a.m. Sunday, November 12
1011 Avenue B, San Antonio, TX, more info here

Bubba's 33
4pm-midnight, Tuesday, November 21
7518 NW Loop 410
10 percent of all food sales

Blood Donations

Any South Texas Blood and Tissue Center donor room or mobile blood drive throughout South Texas. Find a location at or call (210) 731-5590.

Connally Memorial Medical Center
Monday, November 6 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
499 10th St., Floresville, (830) 393-1311
More info here
University Hospital
4502 Medical Drive, Rio Tower 3rd floor. Blood drive starts Monday, 8 a.m. Call (210) 358-2812 to schedule an appointment.

For military members:
Akeroyd Blood Donor Center at Fort Sam Houston
1240 Harney Path (Building 1240)
Call (210) 295-4989 for more info.

Lackland AFB Blood Donor Center
2200 Berquist Drive (Building 3425)
Call (210) 292-8116 for more info.

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