The family of Cracker Barrel shooting victim Kayla Allen may start a foundation to help victims of domestic violence.
The Kayla Allen Benefit Fund Facebook page hints today that the Allen family's tragedy could ultimately avert a similar situation for others.
"I hope to announce a new foundation, in the next few days, that we are putting together, to raise awareness and money for victims of domestic violence," wrote Mark Karr, a family friend who runs the Facebook page.
Kayla, 10, . Her mother , were killed April 12 at the Brooklyn Cracker Barrel at the hands of Kevin Allen, .
The final fundraiser for the Kayla Allen Benefit Fund is set for Thursday at Barbarino's Restaurant in Columbia Station. A buffet will be served from 7-9 p.m., with live music from 7-11 p.m.
An announcement has not yet been made on how the money raised at previous fundraisers will be used. The money had been intended to go to Kayla.