Skip to content

Adam Abelson

Adam Abelson
Ithaca , NY United States
Stuff About Me:

Hi Friends,

Last year I sustained serious injuries as a result of a fall.  Due to those injuries, my 25 year career as an attorney, primarily serving those without financial means, came to an abrupt end.  I've spent months in physical therapy, with a long way to go.  I'll be moving into a one story, handicapped accessible apartment this summer.  Still unable to drive, I rely on the kindness of friends and taxi services to get where I need to go.

I now find myself in a financial bind, perhaps similar to many of those people I counseled over the years.

I am no longer able to pay my way.  I have no income; bills are collecting, and I can't meet my financial obligations.

While it is embarrassing to admit this publicly, I need financial assistance beyond that which my family can afford to provide.  Some very dear friends have already provided help, but now I must reach out to my larger commmuniy of friends.  The goal of $22,000.00 is designed to help underwrite my life for the next 18 months.  If you are curious about my budget or why I chose an 18 month time frame, please send me a message.  I will happily address any questions or concerns.

Anything you can provide will be gratefully appreciated.

Thank you all.




CR Impact Points

Click the VOTE button to give Adam 100 CrowdRise Impact Points (CIPs). Vote for the Volunteers and Fundraisers that are answering the call to service, raising money for charity, and making an impact for their causes. Come back and Vote every months. CIPs can earn you the highly coveted, highly respected CrowdRise Royalty Status.

CR Impact Points

If you're seeing the grey VOTE button, you should feel great about yourself. It means you already voted for Adam this month. Come back next month and vote again if you still love Adam. Thanks to your vote, Adam earned 100 CrowdRise Impact Points (CIPs). CIPs can earn you the highly coveted, highly respected CrowdRise Royalty Status.


Total Impact Points

Adam Abelson's Fundraisers

I'm working on creating my first super compelling Fundraiser so please keep hitting refresh over and over until my first Fundraiser shows up. Or just wait for me to email you about it.