Summer-Bridge Camp Funding

Parker Street Ministries gratefully acknowledges a $50,000 grant from the George W. Jenkins Fund within the GiveWell Community Foundation to support our Summer-Bridge Camp 2014.
During the summer, students received concentrated academic reinforcement delivered in an engaging way, using methods different than the annual after-school program. Summer-Bridge Camp provided a structure that broke up eight weeks [...]

Printer Smash is Team Bonding

One of Lakeland’s oldest businesses is benefiting one of Lakeland’s oldest neighborhoods. Boring Business Systems is sponsoring a Printer/Copier Smash to benefit Parker Street Ministries on Wednesday, September 24 from 4:30 to 8:30pm. Printer Smash is just one part of Boring’s 90th Birthday Bash, but a very exciting part. It all happens onsite at [...]

Lakeland Chamber Grant

The Lakeland Area Chamber Foundation provided funding for our after school program’s diagnostic software tools that align with state standards. Using this software helps Education Director Christina Allen create individualized learning plans for 100 students in grades K-8. The software tests students upon entry into the program, monitors student progress during the year, evaluates learning [...]

Golf Scramble in July

Save the Tee-Time for the Third Annual Woodmen of the World Scramble benefiting Parker Street Ministries on Saturday, July 26. You probably won’t be able to beat the heat (although it will be mitigated by cool towels soaked in lemon), but you can beat the day-of price increase by registering early. Form your teams now! [...]

Summer Bridge Camp Funding

We are thankful for funding designated for the summer academic enrichment program from the George W. Jenkins Fund and the Hazel Haley Fund, both within the GiveWell Community Foundation. Their generous, sustaining partner level gifts helped underwrite the costs of our Summer-Bridge Camp.  Well Fargo Foundation, Lakeland Kiwanis, and Camp Rotary also committed funds to help with this [...]

Mission Statement
Parker Street Ministries, Inc, is a Christ-centered nonprofit 501c3 organization committed to individual, family and community restoration, reconciliation and revitalization beginning in Lakeland's Parker Street Community.

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