Anthony Crawford, 23, of D.C., has been charged with killing her.
Martinez’s family and friends — including her fiancé, Daniel Hincapie — will run the fund, which is being run in partnership with the Greater Washington Community Foundation. FiscalNote is donating $500,000 and stock shares.
“This is a great city, we love it, and all of us … we’re going to keep running, we’re going to keep going on, we’re going to keep thinking of Washington, D.C., as a great place to live. This is just who we are,” Hincapie said at the announcement of the fund, Roll Call reported. The two had been engaged for a week.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser added: “We know that Wendy was an incredible, vibrant light not only in your company but in our city. She is truly, truly missed. I am grateful to her entire family for focusing on how they can help others even during their own grief.”
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