We Need Your Help.
Providing hope and healing for those in need of mental health services and substance abuse is ever more critical during these difficult times as the number of people who need help continues to escalate. Help The Nord Center today!
Make A Donation!
Funding for mental health services and substance abuse is more critical than ever during these difficult times, as the number of people who need help continues to escalate.
- 1 in 4 adults experience mental illness each year.
- About 9.2 million adults in the United States experience mental health and addiction disorders simultaneously.
- 70% of youth in the justice system have at least one mental health condition, and at least 20% live with severe mental illness.
- Adults living with mental illness die on average 25 years earlier than other Americans, largely due to treatable medical conditions.
Your gift to The Nord Center will help sustain and grow our programs and services, as well as immediately impact the lives of people we serve. It is our goal to help each and every one of our patients reach their full potential and become productive members of the community through quality, accessible, cost-effective behavioral healthcare. But we can’t do it without you. Your contribution, no matter the amount, will make a difference to someone in need. Thank you for making a tax-deductible gift to The Nord Center.
To make a donation to The Nord Center, you can use our online donation form, or you may send a check or money order (made payable to The Nord Center) to the address below, or you can call 440.204.4185 and we can take your donation over the phone. Your donations are tax deductible as provided by law.
Express your sympathy or honor the memory of a loved one with memorial giving. A memorial gift is a thoughtful way to honor the memory of a family member or friend. A personalized letter will be sent to the honoree or family acknowledging your gift.
For more information on memorial giving, contact Betsey Kamm, Chief of Institutional Advancement at 440.204.4185.
You can give the gift of hope in various ways that will also benefit you and your family. Examples of Planned Giving include: • Gifts from your will or trust • Gifts of stock or appreciated assets • Charitable gift annuity • Retirement accounts • Life insurance policies.
For more information on planned giving, contact Betsey Kamm, Chief of Institutional Advancement, at 440.204.4185.
DONOR BILL OF RIGHTS
The Nord Center operates under the guidelines of the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ Donor Bill of Rights. To learn more about what that entails, click here.
The Nord Center has also earned Candid’s Platinum Seal of Transparency.
EMPLOYER MATCHING GIFTS
You can make your gift go further with employer matching gifts. Matching gift programs can double or sometimes triple your contribution. Eligible supporters for corporate matching gift programs may include: Full-time or part-time employees; Retired employees; Spouse of an employee To find out if your company has a matching gift program, contact the human resources department at your company. If eligible, you will need to request a matching gift form from your employer and send it completed and signed with your gift.
For more information on employer matching gifts, contact Betsey Kamm, Chief of Institutional Advancement, at 440.204.4185.
GIFTS IN KIND
You can directly donate items needed by The Nord Center and its programs. Click here to see what’s needed!
DONOR WALL RECOGNITION PROGRAM
Individual sponsors or businesses may choose to have their names / messages engraved on a 2.5″ x 9″ zinc plaque, which will affix to the wall in our first floor hallway / waiting room area of our South Broadway location. There are 4 levels of memorial brick sponsorship:
- Gold Sponsor: $1,000 donation
- Silver Sponsor: $750 donation
- Bronze Sponsor: $500 donation
- Copper Sponsor: $250 donation
To purchase a brick for our donor wall recognition program, print and complete the order form found here. You can send a check or money order (made payable to The Nord Center) to the address below. Or you can call 440.204.4185 and we can take your donation over the phone. As a non-profit organization, your donations are tax deductible. The Nord Center Attn: Betsey Kamm / Chief of Institutional Advancement 6140 South Broadway Lorain, Oh 44053
Thank you for supporting The Nord Center. Your gift will make a difference in helping to change the lives of those we serve. Please take a moment to tell us what inspired your gift – we would love to know!
Donate Your Car
You can donate your car, truck, trailer, boat, RV, off road vehicle or heavy equipment to The Nord Center. It does not have to be running but must be in one piece, have an engine and be towable.