Alejandro Vargas Memorial Fund

Alejandro Vargas

January 16, 2019 - Alejandro Vargas Memorial Fund Update
On behalf of Alejandro's family and the entire Boone High School community, thank you for your compassion and genoristy.
$19,613.20 has been raised and every penny distributed to the Vargas family. For those who may still wish to give to the Alejandro Vargas Memorial Fund, the account will be remain active through January 31, 2019.

On December 18, 2018, the Boone High School community was struck by tragedy. Alejandro Vargas, a 15-year-old sophomore, was shot and killed on his walk to school in the early morning hours. Alejandro was a fine young man, with a great sense of humor and a love for life.  Our community is broken and we want to help his family pick up the pieces of their lives in any way possible. 

If you want to help, please make a gift to the Alejandro Vargas Memorial Fund.  You may give online using the form below. If you prefer to give by check, please make it payable to "Foundation for OCPS," write Alejandro Vargas in the memo section, and mail it to the Foundation for OCPS, 445 West Amelia Street, Orlando, FL 32801.  All contributions are tax deductible to the full extent permitted by law. These funds will help the family provide the type of services Alejandro deserves, as well as help them with the many other unexpected costs related to his death. 

Please also share the Crimeline information you see on this page.  Bringing those that are responsible for his senseless death to justice will be crucial to our healing and bring everyone closure.

Our hearts go out to the Vargas family and our community.

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