Not wanting to feel helpless in the wake of Sterling’s fatal shooting, Rae announced on Twitter that she would be taking action. “Here it is,” she tweeted. “Donate to the #AltonSterling Family Scholarship Fund.”
The #AltonSterlingFamily Scholarship page implores, “If you feel helpless, but want to play a small part in easing the burden of #AltonSterling’s family, consider donating to this scholarship fund for his 15-year old son (and his other kids). All funds raised will go to Alton Sterling’s family.”
The page has surpassed its goal of $200,000 and has currently raised $285,455 in funds.
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