Michelle's Travel/Medical Expenses

On October 7th, my mother, Michelle Eslinger was celebrating her 50th birthday with friends at a bonfire in Marsing, ID. She took a spill and fell into the fire. My father, Kelly Eslinger, drove her to the emergency room in Caldwell, then she was flown to the burn center at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. She sustained second degree burns to her face and right hand and third degree burns on her left hand and forearm.

Michelle is still in Salt Lake and is healing well. She had surgery yesterday to remove the dead skin from her left hand, and tomorrow the doctor will asses her progress and schedule a second surgery to apply skin grafts. Once the surgery is done she'll spend another week or two at the hospital before she's able to return home. 

Insurance is covering the majority of her medical expenses, however there will still be a balance due when everything is said and done. My dad has taken time off work to be with her in the hospital and has also driven back and forth to and stayed in hotels in Salt Lake. Expenses are adding up fast as neither of them are working. I want my parents to be able to focus on my mom's recovery without the added stress of a heavy financial burden.

Every little bit helps, and if you can't donate monetarily, please share so others might have the chance. And please keep my momma in your thoughts and prayers.
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Organizer and beneficiary

Ashley Shae Eastman 
Vancouver, WA
Kelly Eslinger 
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