Community organizers will hold a fundraiser Saturday for the victim of a home invasion, burglary and brutal rape that occurred Jan. 4. on Pecan Drive.
The fundraiser is slated to take place 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 1 on the west side of Peter Piper Pizza, 2601 N. Main St.
Event coordinator Nicole Vargas said the goal of the event is “to give her [the victim] closure and a new beginning.”
“A fresh start,” added fellow coordinator Angel Guevara, who is a founding member of local activist organization N.M. Revolution EYES.
The event will include a bake sale and sale of t-shirts created by Revolution. Proceeds will go Login to read more