Derek Phiffer Medical Fund

While at work on Saturday, January 17, 2015, my dad, Derek Phiffer, was injured outside The Lone Star Bar.  He was taken by ambulance to Midland Memorial Hospital and placed in ICU with a skull fracture and brain injury.  He has remained there since then.   During this time, he has undergone an MRI and several CT Scans to access the level of damage he sustained.

As soon as he is well enough to be discharged from Midland Memorial Hospital, his doctors are recommending that we move him to Lubbock where he can receive Neurological Therapy.  As far as we know, this is the closest facility for his type of brain injury.  The therapy center requires a large sum of money to be paid up front before they will accept my dad as a patient, because he doesn't have medical coverage.   He needs to be transported as soon as possible to begin treatment because timing is critical.

We are asking for your help to raise enough money to move him to a rehabilitation center as soon as possible and help with the medical fees.  We have a benefit in the works for sometime in March, and a few other fundraising ideas but this is the most important right now. 

No amount is too small, and everything is greatly appreciated!  Please keep us in your prayers as well!

Donations

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  • bruce smith 
    • $25 
    • 75 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $200 
    • 76 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $2,500 
    • 76 mos
  • Shannon Luna 
    • $10 
    • 76 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $50 
    • 76 mos
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Organizer

Martin Phiffer 
Organizer
Midland, TX
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