The Tour of the Gila has set up a Donation Fund for Fausto Munoz Esparza who was seriously injured on the last stage of the 2008 race. Esparza 33, a former Mexican Nation Champion and father of three children, is in critical but stable condition in the intensive care unit of El Paso’s Thomason Hospital in Texas with a broken back which has left him paralyzed from the waist down.
Donations can be sent to:
Wells Fargo Bank
Attn: Fausto Munoz Esparza Donation Fund
1201 N Pope St.
Silver City NM, 88061
You may send cards to Fausto but please do not send flowers or plants, his address is:
C/O patient Fausto Esparza
4815 Alameda Ave.
El Paso, TX, 79905
Best wishes to Fausto Esparza, his family and teammates