Fort Hood Mass Shooting, 2014
On April 2, the military base at Fort Hood in Texas was torn apart by the second mass casualty shooting in five years. Three people, plus the shooter, died and 16 people sustained injuries, some of which remain critical.
These victims and their families deserve the best care and support that America can give them. If you want to donate directly to the victims of this horrific crime, you can do so via our secure online facility with a credit or debit card (Click on “Donate Now” on this page).
The National Center has partnered with Citibank to accept donations at a secure lock box. Please make checks payable to the “National Center for Victims of Crime” and put ‘Fort Hood” in the memo field, and mail to:
National Center for Victims of Crime
Mail Code 77
PO Box 11839
Newark, NJ 07101-8138
Note that donations to this lock box will go to the National Compassion Fund. This money is held separately from the general donation fund of the National Center for Victims of Crime.
Donations of $10 can also be made via text message. Text “SURVIVOR” to 84465. The $10 will be added to your phone bill.
For more information on how the National Compassion Fund allows the public to give directly to victims of mass casualty crimes, visit our FAQ page.