GoFundMe account for Orlando massacre tops $5.5 million–a record

Written by Richard Hack

It has been just over seven days since the massacre at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando left 49 dead, and 53 wounded. A GoFundMe account was set up by Equality Florida’s Ida Vishkaee Eskamani, Development Officer with the LGBT Advocacy group.

The fund has raised a record $5,500,000, and continues to grow helping to defray the funeral expenses of the victims and the medical expenses of the wounded. Please join the Florida Agenda’s writers, artists, photographers and sales force by added your own donation to this sad but necessary campaign.  To contribute, go to