The Lacek Group
The Lacek Group: Community Engagement Partner
Hammer & NER are celebrating a combined 150 years of walking alongside people with intellectual disabilities. With you as our partner, we provide residential services to over 360 individuals and support an additional 1300 people through case management and care coordination.
Ogilvy Direct Donation Matching Instructions
Once you have completed your Hammer & NER donation, locate your emailed donation receipt from Hammer & NER
- Visit Ogilvy.Brightfunds.org
- Log in using SSO (Okta Verify)
- Click on Donate in the header
- Search for Hammer Residences in the search box
- Select Hammer Residences Inc (EIN 410841103)
- Click “Request a match” if you’ve already donated, and upload your donation receipt
- If you haven’t already donated and would like to receive a match on a new donation, click the “Donate” button and follow the prompts to improve the lives of people right here in our community.
Make a Gift Online
Your monthly gift enables the people we support to live in homes throughout the community. People with disabilities flourish when they can live a full life experiencing the things they enjoy. As people age and their needs change. Monthly sustainable gifts of support help to provide the increased care and adaptive resources needed in accessible homes.
To get started, choose an amount that meets your monthly budget. Fill in the electronic donation form and check “Make this a monthly gift”. Each month, your gift will be automatically billed to your credit card or debited from your checking account.
Your financial support will help us continue to strengthen and expand the ways we support people in the home they know as their own, surrounded by the people who know and care for them. Your consistent investment now and into the future will help us provide quality, trusted care, and safe, accessible homes.
Your Gifts in Action
$5 monthly/$60 annually
$5 each month allows us to purchase stamps for our new pen-pal project.
$10 monthly/$120 annually
$10 monthly provides craft supplies for someone in our homes.
$25 monthly/$300 annually
$25 monthly means one of our programs can order take-out food for a change of pace (and a bit of relief to our direct care staff).
$50 monthly/$600 annually
$50 monthly will ensure that our homes have the PPE equipment they need.
How to set up a Facebook Fundraiser
Setting up a Facebook Fundraiser is the easiest way to help support people with intellectual and other disabilities. The most successful efforts include a photograph of you with someone who has a disability. If you don’t have one take one and then simply upload it to Facebook.
How to Set Up a Facebook Fundraiser
(step-by-step instructions to guide you)
To set up a Facebook Fundraiser visit our Facebook page at:
Dare to be Different
There are many other ways to raise funds for people with
intellectual and other disabilities:
- Run a 10K in honor of our organization.
- Add us to your wedding gift registry.
- Dedicate your garage sale to our organization.
- Host a fundraising party in your home.
- Add a donate button to your next Evite.
We are approved, or could be, by every fundraising tool you might be considering. If you have a different idea, please contact Ginger@Hammer.org
Realize the Power of a Gift – Create Your Legacy at Hammer
Chart your Charitable Path – Take a look at all the different options that you think may work best.
Start here by learning the different gift options available to you. We will work with you to find a charitable plan that lets you provide for your family and support Hammer.
Information contained herein was accurate at the time of posting. The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in any examples are for illustrative purposes only. References to tax rates include federal taxes only and are subject to change. State law may further impact your individual results.