On Sunday June 6th, 2021 Salman Afzaal, 46, his wife Madiha, 44, their 15-year-old daughter Yumnah, their 9 year old son Fayez, and Salman's 74-year-old mother were struck by a pickup truck while out for a walk in London, Ontario (about two hours west of Toronto). The only survivor is Fayez, who was brought to the hospital with serious injuries. This was a premeditated attack by a 20 year old terrorist.
ALL proceeds from this fundraiser will go directly to Naseeha, a mental health hotline. They provide workshops to youth across North America, web therapy sessions, and offer texting mental health support 7 days a week. To learn more about them, visit their website, https://naseeha.org/
To donate, select any of the items below, choose a donation amount that works for you and complete checkout. Shipping for all of these items is FREE, so please disregard the "free shipping over $24". Your initials and donation amount will be included on the donor list - if you wish to be listed as anonymous, include a quick note in the "notes" section
(Questions that need answers)
Q: How was the charity chosen?
A: By asking around. I connected with a few people from the Muslim community and we settled on
Q: What is the meaning of the designs?
A: Simply, love. The past year and a half has been an emotional roller coaster for so many people, emotional exhaust is a thing. While "love" won't bring anyone back, force "justice", or fix the systems in place, if "love" can make even one person smile or experience feelings of support... I mean..
Q: What if I want to donate directly to the family?
A: To donate directly, you can go to https://ca.gofundme.com/f/salman-family-accident-relief
Q: When are you planning on making the donation?
A: June 20th, 2021 - 9pm EST
Q: How will you guarantee transparency?
A: All donor initials will be listed on the website and social media, along with your donation amount
Q: Your website is charging me tax, is that money included in the donation?
A: Yup, every penny you pay will go to the family (including the tax)
Q: Your website says "free shipping over $24", is this still the case?
A: No, not for anything you see on this page. Shipping is FREE
Q: What are you donating?
A: I'll be donating all supplies, printing fees, shipping fees, and design time (for the illustrations)
Q: How can I connect with you if I have suggestions, recommendations, or questions?
A: Email is ALWAYS best, firstname.lastname@example.org