Pedro Ventura was standing outside an LGBTQ nightclub in North Carolina earlier this month when someone shot at the club from their car.
He was left paralyzed, and people from all over the world have pulled together to raise money for his care.
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Ventura is from Los Angeles and he was in Asheville to attend a wedding. At 2 a.m. […]
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while in North Carolina just over a week ago, celebrating a wedding, my sister-in-law's best friend, Pedro Ventura, was shot and suffered a severe spinal injury. his family is raising money for treatment and other costs. you can read more & help here: https://t.co/Tj88TDNn31
— Vinson Cunningham (@vcunningham) October 17, 2019
he is one of the smartest, sweetest, funniest and most caring people I know and he needs our support. please consider contributing and support getting him get the care he needs for hospital and rehabilitation stays.
— Audrey Gelman (@audreygelman) October 17, 2019
After someone fired shots from a car into a crowd leaving Scandals – a gay nightclub in Asheville, NC – Pedro Ventura, visiting from Los Angeles for a wedding, was hit by a bullet that shattered his spine, leaving him paralyzed from the shoulders down. https://t.co/nBFTSe03bu
— Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) October 24, 2019
I don't know Pedro Ventura but he's loved by many & this random act of violence, yet another senseless shooting, is too awful for words. Donate to his gofundme if you can… https://t.co/NaklOZ0tbR
— Kim Taylor Bennett (@theKTB) October 23, 2019