On February 24th, 2013, Monique was walking in San Francisco with a friend when they were struck by a car in a hit-and-run incident. Monique's friend is back to their normal routine, but Monique was left in the street severely injured. She was in the hospital for several weeks, and in and out of ICU several times, before she was transported by ambulance from San Francisco General Hospital to an inpatient rehab facility near Santa Barbara to be closer to family.
During the last week of May, Monique was able to stand for the first time since the accident:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDZnwS2r2d0.Currently, Monique is now in an intensive, comprehensive rehab facility relearning basic tasks, like walking:
Since the accident was a hit-and-run, and the driver has not been caught, Monique needs help paying her medical bills.
You can learn more or make a donation here: http://www.youcaring.com/medical-fundraiser/i-m-monique-porsandeh-please-help-me-recover/65185
JAIME JAMES (Divine Style) & TREY COURTNEY (Sound Advice)
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STAR KOMMAND (Forward SF)
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