Killeen homeless shelter fundraising tops $90,000

As of today $90,051.86 has been raised towards the efforts of reopening the Friends in Crisis homeless shelter.

Officials told the Herald they received two $500 checks on Wednesday.

The shelter closed on May 18 due to a shortfall of funding.

Officials reported about $180,000 is needed to reopen Friends in Crisis.

The shelter’s board voted this week to reopen the shelter by Aug. 9.

— KILLEEN DAILY HERALD