Magnificent Maury

Dear Friends,

As you know, our magnificent Maury suffered a cerebral hemorrhage and is recuperating in ICU.  Although her prognosis is very good for a full recovery, the next few months are going to be challenging. Not the least of which will be keeping her away from her laptop, and focused on getting well!

To get her back to her fully buoyant lovable self, she will need to have another neurosurgery, 2-3 cerebral angiograms, days in the ICU, days in the intermediate care unit, weeks of inpatient rehabilitation, and outpatient rehab.

She does, thanks to her job, have very good health care but there are always significant costs when something catastrophic happens. So we put together this "go fund me" campaign in response to the many, many requests to help out and we based it on an estimated portion of out of pocket medical expenses. 

This fund will be given to Maury and Andrew to use as they see fit, to help with medical expenses (and the many other extras), that a long recovery period can bring.  

Please know that what she would most love is to get most your notes and cards - so keep those coming! 

Gretchen Bachman, Matt Mendenhall, and Joanna Alsalam Bloomfield


  • Mark Canavera 
    • $100 
    • 24 mos
  • Caroline M 
    • $100 
    • 24 mos
  • Erin Schelar 
    • $100 
    • 24 mos
  • Liz Pleuss 
    • $100 
    • 25 mos
  • Adrianne Dale 
    • $100 
    • 25 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Gretchen Bachman 
Washington, DC
Andrew Miller 
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