“Maybe I went big. But my son was big. And this is his last spending amount.”
Even in the midst of grieving, raising funds, parenting her four children, and starting a new job, Amapola has also become a fierce advocate. She has bravely shared her story in the continued fight for justice in her son’s case and in the broader community, speaking out about the costs of gun violence. You can learn more here:
- KC Hispanic News: https://www.
- KC Star: https://www.
- KMBC: https://www.kmbc.com/
article/kansas-city-kansas- family-mourns-carlos-ambriz- garcia/38624051
- National Gun Violence Memorial Page: http://gunmemorial.org/
- Univision Kansas City: https://youtu.be/
How Can We Help?
The community rallied around Amapola to help cover funeral expenses. We can do it again by supporting the cost of Carlos’s gravestone and increasing the reward money for tips leading to justice. You can learn more about how to support here.