This undated photograph made available by WDBJ-TV shows reporter Alison Parker, left, and cameraman Adam Ward. Parker and Ward were fatally shot during an on-air interview Wednesday in Moneta, Va. Authorities identified the suspect as fellow journalist Vester Lee Flanagan II, who appeared on WDBJ-TV as Bryce Williams. Flanagan was fired from the station.
According to WDBJ, James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia, where Parker graduated in 2012, is accepting donations for the Alison Parker Memorial Scholarship. Those who wish to contribute can send a check to JMU Advancement Gifts and Records, ATTN: Alison Parker Memorial Scholarship, MSC 3603, Harrisonburg, VA 22807. Checks should be written to the JMU Foundation.
In addition, Patrick Henry Community College in Martinsville, Virginia, where Parker, 24, received an associate's degree in 2009, is accepting contributions for the Alison Bailey Parker Memorial Scholarship. Donations can be made online or by mailing cash or checks to the Patrick Henry Community College Foundation, 645 Patriot Ave., Martinsville, VA 24112.