HOUSTON (FOX 26) - The 100 Club, announces its assistance for the dependent family of Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Darren Goforth who was tragically killed in the line of duty, on Friday evening, August 28, 2015.
Deputy Goforth was shot to death, in what appears to be an assassination style homicide, at a gas station in Northwest Harris County. The 100 Club is a 62 year old Houston based non-profit organization, which supports the dependents of Firefighters and Law Enforcement officers killed in the line of duty,
Deputy Goforth, 47, was a ten year veteran with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office and is survived by his wife and a 12 year old daughter and a 5 year old son. A $20,000 check will be given to Deputy Gosforth’s wife to help with any immediate financial needs. Additional financial support for the dependent family, which averages $300,000 per tragedy, will be made after an assessment of their needs is conducted.
Donations are being accepted to “The 100 Club Survivors Fund”, that provides benefits to the dependents of Law Enforcement Officers and Firefighters who lose their life in the line of duty
Contributions are being accepted at:
100 Club Survivors Fund
5555 San Felipe Street Suite 1750
Houston TX 77056-5527
Or at The 100 Club website: www.the100club.org.