The money has been raised on LaunchGood – a global Muslim crowdfunding platform
In the same week that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump responded to the San Bernadino shooting by calling for a complete ban on Muslims entering the United States, a fundraising campaign created by American Muslims has raised more than $100,000 for the families of the victims - in just four days.
Fourteen people were killed and 21 wounded when married couple Syed Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen walked into a social services centre in San Bernadino, California, and began shooting. The couple are believed to have been radicalised and Isis has claimed couple were its supporters.
The project, “Muslims United for San Bernadino”, has raised $112,332 (£74,512) for the victims’ families in a bid to “respond to evil with good”. Read more...