On Friday, March 15, a gunman entered two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, killing at least 49 people and wounding many others. In the wake of the deadly shooting, many are searching for answers and ways to show support for the victims. If you're ready to lend a helping hand, here's how to help victims of the Christchurch shooting, because anything counts.
The shootings reportedly happened during Friday prayer at Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Mosque, which are about three miles apart, according to The New York Times. The attack has been described as a potential terrorist attack, with New Zealand's Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, saying in a press conference that the suspects held "extremist views," per CNN. Three people have since been arrested, per CNN, and one man has been charged with murder.