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Experience Life to its Fullest

Since opening its doors in 1923, Hammer has stayed true to its mission to provide adults and children with developmental disabilities the opportunity to live life to its fullest. Hammer’s passion toward this goal has helped thousands of individuals experience life to its fullest.


Join us Sunday, March 8 for a fundriaser at Buffalo Wild Wings! In support of his sister Kelly, who lives at one of our 46 Hammer homes and to promote Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, KFAN’s Paul “Meatsauce” Lambert, with support from his wife Falen from KDWB, will be hosting this event at Buffalo Wild Wings in Roseville from 9am-1pm. Everyone is welcome and all proceeds go directly to Hammer!

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The 2014 Winter edition of our Discoveries magazine is hot off the press! The full version is available here. We hope you enjoy the amazing stories of those we serve and the wonderful men and women who support them.






It happened again … We are five for five in being named a Star Tribune “Top Workplace”! Hammer is one of only 14 organizations statewide that has won in all five years of the award’s history. We strive to create a values-driven, collaborative culture, and receiving this award for the fifth straight year validates the collective belief in our mission!





Our 2013 Annual Report is now online. Please enjoy reading about highlights and updates from this past year. You may also view our 990 Public Inspection Form here. As always, thank you to our generous donors and volunteers – we couldn’t do it without all of your support!

Respecting Abilities. Reaching for Opportunities. Realizing Dreams.