Meet anguish with action by supporting those affected by gun violence

The work we do at the Obama Foundation is guided by President Obama’s belief that our nation lives up to its founding ideals when ordinary people get involved and work to create change and support one another.

Below, you’ll find ways to support those impacted by the latest string of gun violence in California. If you or someone you know needs immediate care, please text CONNECT to 74174 to chat with a counselor at the National Crisis Text Line.

Take Action

Monterey Park Verified Fundraisers – GoFundMe
On January 21, 2023, 11 people were killed in a shooting at a dance studio in Monterey Park following a Lunar New Year celebration. You can donate to help with arrangements for victims’ families, memorials for the site, and more.

Additional Monterey Park Resources – AAPI Equity Alliance
Find additional resources for Californians and residents of Monterey Park in a range of languages.

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