Tim's Disability Fund

In an effort to catch-up financially from some delinquent accounts, I've worked too hard and caused pinched nerve problems and severe pain in my right arm, and have been unable to work much this past month. I need to raise money to pay rent and utilities by March 4th, and hopefully some extra for osteopathic treatment. 

I don't have any savings as I've been dealing with chronic hip and back pain for 14 years which limits how much I can work per day or per week. 

I'm ashamed to have to ask for help, we all work hard for what we have. I want you to know that I have recognized my old career doing landscape services is no longer sustainable, and I'm currently switching careers and going into financial services. I've recently acquired my state insurance license and I'm in training, but the transition isn't going to be able to help me make ends meet this month. 

So I'm asking for your help this week. You can make a donation, maybe a thanks for my playing at belly dance festivals all these years for free. Or I'm happy to look at your contribution as a pre-payment to come play for your class, or teach you a lesson, or do a workshop for your students. Remember, I teach music and rhythmic concepts to dancers as well as teaching drums. Or, when my arm is better, you may need help around the house with plumbing or electrical needs; or need an irrigation, gardening, landscape, landscape lighting, or outdoor project management consultation. You let me know your preference - I love helping people and will enjoy returning your favor to me. 

Thank you for taking the time to read this!

Donations ()

  • Yolanda Jenks 
    • $50 
    • 24 mos
  • Fred Weed 
    • $300 
    • 26 mos
  • Paul Ohanesian  
    • $75 
    • 26 mos
  • Sabiba Lynnette Schlick 
    • $50 
    • 26 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 27 mos
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Organizer

Tim Bolling 
Organizer
Oakland, CA
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