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Zappos offers to cover funeral cost for all 58 mass shooting victims

Las Vegas-based online retailer Zappos is offering to cover the cost of the funerals for all 58 victims that died in the Route 91 mass shooting.

This comes after Zappos has already pledged to match up to $1 million dollars donated to their fundraiser.

Zappos made Las Vegas their home several years ago and they’re showing that they will go above and beyond the call of duty to help victims gain peace after this tragedy.

Read more at: http://www.abc15.com/news/national/zappos-offers-to-cover-funeral-cost-for-all-58-mass-shooting-victims

A Las Vegas Hospital Is Waiving Medical Costs for Mass Shooting Victims

After the October 1 mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest music festival left approximately 500 people injured, Las Vegas hospitals almost looked like “a war zone,” one on-call doctor told NPR. The wounds caused by both gunshots and shrapnel left facilities rushing to treat the onslaught of victims, whether or not they had insurance.

But despite the serious and expensive procedures they required, patients at one area hospital will see one potential burden lifted from their shoulders. Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican told the Las Vegas Sun yesterday that victims who received care at their facilities won’t have to pay out of pocket for their treatments.

“Our focus remains on the immediate medical and supportive care needs of the injured as well as

Read more at: http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/news/a46464/las-vegas-hospital-waives-medical-costs/

Las Vegas mass shooting victim volunteering to help wildfire victims …

A Rohnert Park woman, after witnessing the wildfire fire danger close to home, has decided to help efforts even though she still has a bullet lodged in her back from the Las Vegas mass shooting.

Read more at: http://www.abc10.com/news/local/las-vegas-mass-shooting-victim-volunteering-to-help-wildfire-victims/482690437

Lakers, Kings to donate game proceeds to victims of Las Vegas mass shooting tragedy

The Los Angeles Lakers organization announced today that, along with the Sacramento Kings, T-Mobile Arena, AEG, and MGM Resorts International, it will donate the proceeds from Sunday night’s preseason game vs. Sacramento in Las Vegas to aid those affected by the tragic incident on October 1.

The donation will be made through the MGM Resorts Foundation and all of the money raised will go directly to benefit victims, their families and first responders.

“Our thoughts are with all those affected by this evil and senseless crime,” said Lakers governor and controlling owner Jeanie Buss. “While no one can erase the horrific actions of last Sunday, we are committed to doing everything we can to help the people of Las Vegas who were affected by this tragedy.”

Read more at: https://www.cbssports.com/nba/news/lakers-kings-to-donate-game-proceeds-to-victims-of-las-vegas-mass-shooting-tragedy/

Las Vegas Mass Shooting Victims Identified, Including More Than 30 From California

One was a man who died shielding his wife from gunfire on their wedding anniversary. Another was a city of Las Vegas employee who died in his boyfriend’s arms. And two others were a veteran corrections officer and his girlfriend who died on the trip they had planned for weeks.

These are the images of 24 of the 58 victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting. Top: Hannah Ahlers, Lisa Patterson, Jordan McIldoon, Kurt von Tillow, Erick Silva, Heather Warino Alvarado, Derrick Taylor and Melissa Ramirez. Middle: Calla Medig, Stacee Etcheber, John Phippin, Candice Bower, Denise Salmon Burditus, Tara Roe, Christopher Roybal and Quinton Robbins. Bottom: Jack Beaton, Susan Smith, Rachael Parker, Angela Angie Gomez, Neysa Tonks, Bailey Schweitzer, Sonny Melton and Cameron Robinson.

These are the images of 24 of the 58 victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting.
Top: Hannah Ahlers, Lisa

Read more at: http://ktla.com/2017/10/04/55-of-58-las-vegas-mass-shooting-victims-identified-including-30-from-socal/