The Adversity 2 Advocacy Alliance is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and fostering the power of turning personal challenges into service to others with similar challenges.
Diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2001
Became national speaker & trainer for The National Alliance on Mental Illness
Lost son, Michael, to peer abuse-driven suicide
Created nonprofit organization to combat peer abuse
Diagnosed with ALS in 2007
Founded "Corey's Crusade" to give voice to ALS sufferers
What We Do
Network and Support
Showcase the Power of
Turning Adversity into Advocacy
Why A2A Works
Check out our weekly conversations with absolutely inspiring people!
Our allies support the A2A mission and our courageous advocates who are leading the way from adversity to advocacy.
A2A and You: What We Do
Network and Support Adversity-Driven Advocates
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Showcase the Power of Turning Adversity into Advocacy
At the core of A2A’s mission is a commitment to showcasing the experiential AND empirical evidence supporting the age-old adage that we help ourselves by helping others.
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others became part of the healing process”
Meet our A2A advocates. Their stories of turning adversity into advocacy will inspire you!