PLEASE STANDBY...

Your Plumfund has been created!

To accept credit cards, you'll just need to setup a PayPal Business account.
(Don't worry, we help!)

Your contributions will be available immediately, with no withdrawal fees, @ 2.9% + $0.30/transaction. Most US-to-US transactions are actually 2.8% + $0.30/transaction.

Wait a minute...

Are you sure you want to skip setting up credit card payments?

Without it, your fundraising potential is limited.

SKIP FOR NOW

Setup a PayPal Business Account

Make it awesome...

Your title says a lot...state your
cause or goal clearly!

/35

We recommend your title contains 10 to 35 characters

We suggest a single sentence about your campaign with 35 character max. Speak to your audience.

Make it awesome...

#StandOut

The campaign title displays in all e-mails and posts about your campaign...make it resonate with potential contributors.

Plumfund organizers who thoughtfully present their story, experience much higher contribution rates.

SKIP FOR NOW

Campaign Updated!

Great work...you are on your way to to being a professional fundraiser!

Make it awesome...

An image is worth 1000 contributions...

We recommend your title contains 10 to 35 characters

Images should be at least 850x550 and 100KB in size. Please only use images that you have the rights to.

Make it awesome...

#Worth1000Words

A compelling photo really grabs potential contributors.

Plumfund campaigns with a clear photo of the goal or beneficary get higher contribution rates.

SKIP FOR NOW

Campaign Updated!

Great work...you are on your way to to being a professional fundraiser!

Make it awesome...

Write a thoughtful message.

/500

We recommend your title contains 10 to 35 characters

We suggest at least three sentences about your campaign, with 500 characters max. Speak to your audience.

Make it awesome...

#TellYourStory

A clearly written message really grabs your audience.

Plumfund campaigns that tell a compelling story experience much higher contribution rates.

SKIP FOR NOW

Campaign Updated!

Great work...you are on your way to a successful campaign!

Invite Supporters...

Invite 10 of your most influential contacts to jump-start your campaign (separated by commas)

Invite Supporters...

#Important

Wait...this is seriously important...

Invite 10 of your most influential contacts to jump-start your campaign.

SKIP FOR NOW

Invites Sent

SEE A PREVIEW OF THE EMAIL

Share On Facebook

HELP Steve Schenkenberger!
PLUMFUND.COM

Share On Facebook

#RecipeForSuccess

Sharing on Facebook is a great way to jump-start your campaign. It appeals to friends and family, and they can share with their networks, which in turn can help your campaign go "viral."

Trust us...you should do it!

SKIP FOR NOW

Shared to your
Facebook Friends!

Smart move...keep sharing this out to your Facebook network with updates and progress.

Share the link...

#GoTime

Great...now its time to share it with the world!

Use this link to paste into e-mails or share on social networks anywhere!

You can also print out a poster of your campaign:

Close

A medical fund forSteve Schenkenberger

$133,247 given of $250,000 goal

HELP Steve Schenkenberger!

Started by: Melanie Smith

10K shares

  • Website
    Post Campaign to a Blog/Website

The amazing Steve Schenkenberger is in need of our help! Steve was riding his mountain bike on Super Bowl Sunday around 8pm on Niguel & Ridgeway Avenue when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver. Thankfully, someone saw what happened and he made it to the ER. Steve has sustained injuries throughout the left side of his body, but the most severe are in his brain. He had emergency surgery the same night where they removed a piece of skull where he had a blood clot, which relieved pressure. He continues to have brain swelling and the medical bills are starting to pile up, quickly. Most importantly, PRAY...secondly, if you can help support financially it would be greatly appreciated. Steve is a Father of 5 young boys, ages 9 years-4 months old, and married to his incredible wife Lori. He is the sole provider for the family. They are an amazing, selfless, loving, wonderful family and they need our help NOW!

For donations made by check, please make them out to Lori Schenkenberger and mail them to:

The Schenkenberger Family

30155 Hillside Terrace

San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Latest Update

Thank you everyone for the insanely generous donations for the Schenkenberger's! We are all speechless of how incredible it is that the community has rallied around their family through this hard time. As you can see, I have just upped the goal number amount. The bills are coming out to be much higher than we originally anticipated. Again, thank you to every person that has donated; every penny makes a difference. Let's keep praying and spreading the word! xx

Posted by Melanie

February 10 at 1:15pm

First Last (Not First? Sign Out)

Noelle Richardson — 7 weeks ago

Sending prayers for your families strength and your healing. You got this Steve πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’–

Ida Dailey — 12 weeks ago

Steve you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers everyday. I am praying for complete healing from head to toe and continued strength for your beautiful wife, Lori and boys. πŸ™β€οΈοΈπŸ™

Kristel Namimatsu — 14 weeks ago

Heard about this thru our wonderful friend and contractor Rocky. Our prayers are with Steve and his family for recovery.

Jennifer Kirkman — 14 weeks ago

I don't know you but am following your journey on Facebook. I am praying for you and your beautiful family! Love from New Jersey!

Jennifer Kirkman — 14 weeks ago

I don't know you but am following your journey on Facebook. I am praying for you and your beautiful family! Love from New Jersey!

Jennifer Kirkman — 14 weeks ago

I don't know you but am following your journey on Facebook. I am praying for you and your beautiful family! Love from New Jersey!

Linda Surkin — 15 weeks ago

I heard about Steve's horrible accident through my sister, Laura Maule. I am so sorry to hear what you, your wife and family are going through. I have been praying that you will be completely healed Steve. May God's continue to comfort you and your family. God is good and the power of prayer is incredible. Wishing you only the best. Linda Surkin

Please visit Steve's Facebook page for updates. We'll be updating you here when we get news about Steve: https://m.facebook.com/prayforSteveSchenkenberger/?ref=bookmarks

Posted by Melanie

February 7 at 10:09am

First Last (Not First? Sign Out)

Joanne Klausing — 11 weeks ago

Nancy, I met you at the hospital. I am a volunteer on Friday.My heart goes out to you and your family. I have been praying for Steve and I want to help in a monetary way. My email is kmimi@cox.net. God Bless all of you.

Rick Toohey — 15 weeks ago

Praying for you Steve

Evi Rosen — 15 weeks ago

I went to the prayer meeting last night in the Chapel at Mission Hospital tower 2. It was incredible and they prayers are heart wrenching and beautiful. It was optional to pray out loud for the group and those that did so were very effective and raw. I will continue to pray daily, boldly and I am sure the outcome will be complete health restored, God needs Steve on earth to do what he does best, being Steve.

Nuhnuh Chortan — 15 weeks ago

So sad, will pray & put him on the prayer chain πŸ™

Mark Kojac — 15 weeks ago

Steve has always been a great friend to me and has always kept me safe in the surf. I wish I could have kept him safe from the driver that hit him. I will do my best to keep him safe in my prayers. We all love you and miss your free spirit. I can't wait to surf with you again.

Vicki Faraca — 15 weeks ago

Prayers for Steve and his family. πŸ™πŸΌ

Scott Arnott — 15 weeks ago

Wishing Steve the very best. My prayers are with you my brotha. We worked at First Team together for many years, did transactions from time to time. Steve you are quality. Pulling for you

Dillan Moriarty — 15 weeks ago

Prayers to Steve and his family. We are all here for you one way or another. Godspeed!

Gina Freem — 15 weeks ago

Sending prayers to your family and friends for peace and comfort during this difficult and sad time as well as complete healing for Steve. God is good and He is watching over Steve and taking care of him as only He can.

Sepideh Tehrani — 15 weeks ago

Oh, I am so sorry. Not again. We just lost a great teacher due to an accident in Alicia, not again. What is wrong with people😯. Dear lori, I have a daycare in laguna Niguel, please if you need someone to watch your babies while you are busy taking care of your husband contact me. I will make sure to make them comfortable. My number is : 909-900-9522 Sepideh. Praying for a speedy and full recovery for Steve.

Sherry Harper — 15 weeks ago

My prayers for total & complete healing for Steve. Also for his family to be comforted. May God provide many miracles.

Cristy Russum — 15 weeks ago

We have been down that long and winding road. Our son suffered a devastating TBI 5 years ago and made a miraculous recovery! Sending prayers for you and your families miracle and total healing! Recovery is slow..........never give up and if you need to talk or have questions just send me a PM on FB.

Natasha Wetzel Shumate — 15 weeks ago

I am praying for you, the whole family. Our God is an awesome God and He will carry you through this. Sometimes we have to walk through it, not around it but with God, you will be carried through. He will provide, He will comfort, He will heal. Much love and prayers_Natasha Shumate

Garrett Erickson — 15 weeks ago

I wish and pray for you and your family peace, comfort and health.

Lauren Mezick — 15 weeks ago

Although I only knew of you in high school and didn't know you personally all of this has been weighing so heavily on my heart. My family and I are praying hard for you! Blessings to you and your beautiful family!! Keep fighting!

Shelley Kendall Revetta — 15 weeks ago

Friends of the Koopman's. We've been lifting your family up in prayer! Sending love your way.

Marta Kowalewicz — 15 weeks ago

Prayers πŸ™Lord we gather in your holy name and lift up Steve to be restored from his injuries in Jesus name Amen

John Kalvi — 15 weeks ago

My heart and prayers goes out to Steve's family.

Mfk Kirkpatrick — 15 weeks ago

Our prayer group is praying for you Steve for a full recovery and healing. May God, give your wife and sons strength during this time. Please let us know how we can further help.

Shaun Hurley — 15 weeks ago

We are praying for you Steve. You are young and strong and by your sheer will can make a speedy recovery.

Sue Spitznagel — 15 weeks ago

Praying for a speedy and full recovery Steve. Prayers and blessings to your family for strength as they all live through your pain.

Show 1 more updates

920 Supporters

  • First Last (Not First? Sign Out)

  • Anonymous20 hours ago
  • Brandon Turner1 day ago
  • Christopher Lee Hendricks2 days ago Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Wishing you and your family the best in all aspects of your recovery.
  • Michelle Mercier Ramelot4 days ago My thoughts and prayers are with you & your family. Sending you healing energy.
  • Cean Berges5 days ago I don't know you personally but the family shops at the TJs I work at. My heart goes out to you. Sending healing energy your way.
  • Suzanne5 days ago
  • Sandra Pourcho5 days ago Praying everyday Steve. Hang in there . You will get through this ! Blessings to you and your family my friend😍
  • Becky Coppes5 days ago Praying for you!
  • Mary Pinto6 days ago
  • Carl Collins6 days ago Best wishes.
  • Show 910 more supporters