Tom Merkt Medical Fund

Tom Merkt was seriously injured in a cycling accident on August 29th when he was hit and briefly pinned by a truck in Jackson, WY at the corner of Snow King and Rodeo Drive.  He is currently in ICU at St. John's Medical Center. Tom's injuries are quite serious but he is expected to make a full recovery. He has a fractured wrist, 8 broken ribs, 2 fractures in his pelvis, a compression fracture in his spine, a slightly collapsed lunge, and a laceration on his liver. He feels very lucky to survive the accident and is in good spirits. All of Tom's friends  want to support him as much as possible during his recovery which is expected to take 8 weeks. Many people have asked how to contribute, and this fund has been established to help him meet expenses while he is out of work.  Thank you for your support!
  • marialice ferguson 
    • $100 
    • 35 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $225 
    • 37 mos
  • Bonnie and Nick Hopkins 
    • $200 
    • 37 mos
  • John and Mary Jane Becker 
    • $100 
    • 37 mos
  • Sandra & Bob Williamson 
    • $50 
    • 37 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Jenny Baker 
Organizer
Jackson, WY
Thomas Merkt 
Beneficiary
  • #1 fundraising platform

    More people start fundraisers on GoFundMe than on any other platform. Learn more

  • GoFundMe Guarantee

    In the rare case something isn’t right, we will work with you to determine if misuse occurred. Learn more

  • Expert advice, 24/7

    Contact us with your questions and we’ll answer, day or night. Learn more