25 Days of Giving 2020

25 Days of Giving

Lerner and Rowe celebrates the season of giving by granting holiday wishes during their semi-annual 25 Days of Giving contest. From November 27 – December 21, residents of Nevada, Illinois, Arizona, New Mexico, Indiana, or Tennessee are invited to share a daily wish for the chance to win.

Previous prizes granted during the 25 Days of Giving include:

  • Set of new tires
  • Washing machine
  • Bunk beds with mattresses
  • Small electronics
  • Car seats
  • Gift cards to help pay for wedding and home remodeling expenses

More information can be found online at LernerAndRowe.com/25-Days-of-Giving, or by sending a message to Lerner and Rowe via their Facebook page (/LernerandRowe).

Ajo Thanksgiving Food Distribution

We are extremely grateful to the Ajo Center for Sustainable Agriculture for providing guidance and assistance to our team in reaching out to families and seniors experiencing need in the Ajo community.

We donated 250 frozen hams and $20 gift cards for side fixings to be handed out during a Thanksgiving food distribution day at the Ajo Food Pantry.  


Photos from Ajo Thanksgiving food distribution:

Merrillville Turkey Giveaway 2020

2020 Merrillville Turkey Giveaway | Check Presentation

During our annual Turkey Giveaway in Merrillville, where turkeys and sides were handed out to over 600 families, Arianna presented a donation of $1500 to the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana to assist in their efforts to provide meals for the people that are food insecure in Lake and Porter counties in Indiana. 

Other services provided that day by volunteers from the Merrillville boys basketball team, Girl Scouts, Project X, and The Bill and Kali Show included the packing of 150 senior grocery boxes, 300 Mobile Market boxes, and sorted hundreds of food drive items.


Photos from 2020 Merrillville Turkey Giveaway:

Las Vegas Turkey Giveaway 2020

Lerner and Rowe Gives Back | Las Vegas Turkey Giveaway

Our Lerner and Rowe team enjoyed serving our neighbors living in East Las Vegas where we hosted a contactless drive-through Thanksgiving event.

We were joined by Clark County School District PD, Behind the Blue NV, Just One Project, and Ruby Thomas Elementary, where we handed out frozen turkeys, boxes of fixings, and other food items.

“It is a beautiful thing to give back to the community that has been such a blessing to me. I am thankful for our wonderful community partners who serve as force multipliers producing greater results than we could ever accomplish independently. I am also thankful for the many faithful community partners who serve along our side to improve the quality of life in Las Vegas.” –Glen Lerner, Esq.


Photos from the 2020 Las Vegas Turkey Giveaway:

Tucson Thanksgiving Food Distribution

Tucson Thanksgiving Food Distribution

It was a pleasure for our team to partner with the Education Enrichment Foundation & TUSD Family Resource Centers in Tucson for a Thanksgiving food distribution.

The two organizations helped coordinate the Thanksgiving food distribution of 250 sets of frozen hams with gift cards for side fixings to low-income families receiving assistance from the resource centers.

Bringing a smile to many families’ faces is what it’s all about!


Photos from 2020 Tucson Thanksgiving food distribution:

Phoenix Turkey Giveaway 2020

Phoenix Turkey Giveaway

With the assistance of our community partners at United Food Bank, we distributed 500 frozen turkeys, plus a $20 gift card for side fixings, during our annual Phoenix Turkey Giveaway to underserved Phoenix families.

We are grateful to the Food Bank for once again assisting us in facilitating a drive-through giveaway that directly benefits underserved local families, as well as the efforts of our team.


Photos from 2020 Phoenix Turkey Giveaway:

Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers 2020

Fiesta Bowl Charities - Wishes for Teachers

Our team is pleased to once again join other local entities and individuals in support of Arizona teachers by partnering with the Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers program. For 2020, dollars raised through sponsorships and donations to Wishes for Teachers were divided between 200 randomly drawn Arizona K-12 public and charter school educators.

Each teacher chosen won a $2,500 grant to be used to enhance their classroom experience. Winners were announced on Tuesday, November 10 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. via a live stream on fiestabowl.org. To learn more about the Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teachers program and how to get involved, visit fiestabowl.org/charities/wishes-for-teachers/.


Photos from 2020 Wishes for Teachers:

2020 Turkey Giveaways

We’re Giving Away 1,600 FREE Frozen Turkeys in Three Cities Across the United States!

Lerner and Rowe helps feed 1,700 families across the country with the support of community partners by hosting FREE contactless drive-through turkey giveaways in Las Vegas, Phoenix, and Merrillville!

Each vehicle* will receive one combined set of a frozen turkey and side fixings to enjoy over the Thanksgiving holiday.

Drive-through turkey giveaway highlights include:

  • FREE frozen turkeys!*
  • FREE side fixings!*
*Free turkeys and side fixings will be given away while supplies last. As items are limited for 2020, only one set of turkey and side fixings per vehicle.

Please note that Lerner and Rowe is committed to looking out for the overall safety of our community members, volunteers, and team members by adhering to social distancing standards.

As such, we are logistically limited to where and how we host our turkey giveaways and to the number of people that can gather in one location. We thank you for your understanding and for helping keep our community stay safe.


November 20, 2020 — Phoenix, AZ from 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. hosted by United Food Bank at the Mesa Convention Center (263 N. Center St., Mesa, AZ 85201)

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Phoenix Turkey Giveaway Highlights

In partnership with United Food Bank, 500 frozen turkeys, plus a $20 gift card for side fixings, will be given away! We are grateful to United Food Bank for their assistance in handing out the turkeys and gift cards that our team is providing for this contactless drive-through turkey giveaway in Phoenix.

As the event is contactless, families are asked to remain in their vehicles after parking and then opening their trunk or a side door to allow volunteers to easily place items inside. Please note that only one turkey and gift card for side fixings will be hand out per vehicleNo exceptions will be made. We appreciate your understanding in advance.

For more information about the Phoenix Turkey Giveaway, visit our Facebook page, call 602-977-1900, or email Cindy Ernst at cernst@lernerandrowe.com.


November 21, 2020 — Las Vegas, NV from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Ruby Thomas Elementary School (1560 Cherokee Ln., Las Vegas, NV. 89169)

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Las Vegas Turkey Giveaway Highlights

In partnership with Clark County School District Police, Back the Blue Nevada, and the Just One Project, Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys hosts a contactless drive-through giveaway to hand out 600 frozen turkeysplus food boxes (will feed a family of five), at Ruby Thomas Elementary School. Turkeys and food boxes will be given away on a first come, first served basis and only one per family.

The contactless drive-through will proceed through the Ruby Thomas Elementary School parking lot. As the event is contactless, families are asked to remain in their vehicles after parking and then opening their trunk or a side door to allow volunteers to easily place items inside. Please note that only one turkey and food box will be hand out per vehicleNo exceptions will be made. We appreciate your understanding in advance.

For more information about the Las Vegas drive-through turkey giveaway, visit our Facebook page, call 702-877-1500, or email Guy Williams at gwilliams@lernerandrowe.com.


November 21, 2020 — Merrillville, IN from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. hosted by Food Bank of Northwest Indiana (6490 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410)

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Merrillville Turkey Giveaway Highlights

In collaboration with the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana, Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys will be handing out 600 frozen turkeys and side fixings during a contactless drive-through event. Turkeys will be given away on a first come, first served basis and only one per family. 

The contactless drive-through will be clearly marked with staff providing further direction to assist with the flow of traffic. Families are asked to wear a mask and not exit their vehicle when it comes time to stop their vehicle to accept items. Additionally since the event is contactless, families are asked to remain in their vehicles after parking and then opening their trunk or a side door to allow volunteers to easily place turkeys and sides inside. Please note that only one set of turkey and side fixings will be hand out per vehicleNo exceptions will be made. We appreciate your understanding in advance.

For more information about our contactless driver-through turkey giveaway in Merrillville, visit our Facebook page, call 312-590-2634, or email Arianna Baiz at abaiz@lernerandrowe.com

Inspirational Notes of Gratitude

Our Chicago and Merrillville teams spent time last week making inspirational cards for students and thank you cards for our frontline healthcare workers, first responders, and deployed troops.

Cards will be distributed to local students through Back to School America and the others will be sent to Operation Gratitude to be included in their care packages.

A big thank you to our staff for their time, creativity, and kind words!


Lerner and Rowe Announces College Scholarship Program

college scholarship program

Lerner and Rowe is now accepting applications for their 2021 Scholarship Program. Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded to a total of 21 eligible high school seniors who demonstrate financial need. The funds must be applied directly toward tuition expenses.

The Lerner and Rowe Injury Attorneys Scholarships will be awarded to students in the cities of Phoenix, Chicago, Las Vegas, Albuquerque, Tucson, and Merrillville as a way to help high school seniors overcome financial obstacles and reach their post-secondary educational goals.  

Scholarships will also be awarded based on need, as well as each student’s proven level of dedication to changing the world for the better through acts of respect, courage, kindness, academic achievement, and leadership.   

Application deadline is January 1, 2021. Learn more and apply today at lernerandrowe.com/scholarships.