ABATE of Lexington
A Brotherhood Against Totalitarian Enactments
Ride Free

(Down Riders Assistance Fund)

D.R.A.F. is for current A.B.A.T.E. of Lexington members who have had the misfortune of a motorcycle accident and need some monetary assistance for basic necessities.
ABATE DRAF RequirementsII-2018

The following is the list of requirements that need to be met to be considered for assistance from ABATE of Lexington DRAF Committee.  

  • Must be a member in good standing(dues paid in full) of A.B.A.T.E. of Lexington at the time of the incident.
  • Illegal activity of any nature will result in disqualification of payout. Police report required in the event of a motorcycle accident.
  • Payouts are limited to availability of funds, needs of member to be approved by the board of directors (elected officers).
  • The maximum payout per member/incident is $300.00
  • No self inflicted incidents will be considered for payout.
  • If two members go down on one motorcycle, each will be considered for payout.
  • The board of directors must be notified of members in need of assistance.

As we progress, there is a possibility of requirement changes. Changes will be posted and will not to affect applicants already under consideration.

 Respectfully submitted,
Your D.R.A.F. Committee Members

Help Us Help You!

This is not an insurance policy & ABATE of Lexington shall be held harmless if no funds are available. Disbursement of funds shall be on first come first served basis.

Click here for ADOBE File: ---> DRAF RequirementsII-2018.pdf
ABATE DRAF Application-2009


Application for Assistance for DRAF (Down Riders Assistance Fund)

Name: ________________________________________________________________________



Are you employed & where____________________________________________

Is your spouse employed & where_______________________________________

Are you able to work _________________________________________________

List the age and name of dependants living with you: ________________________



List any sources of income: _____________________________________________


Date of accident: ______________________________________________________

Was your motorcycle involved____________________________________________

On a separate piece of paper give a description of the circumstances and list the type of assistance you are looking for. If it is to be a bill or bills to be paid, you must include a copy of the bill with account numbers. There are no cash awards. You must meet all qualifications as stated

Please return completed application to:

D.R.A.F care of
ABATE of Lexington
P.O. Box 85304
Lexington , SC 29073

Click here for ADOBE File: ---> DRAF Application-2009.pdf