Free Tax Preparation

Maximize your refund and learn how you can create an additional $300 in savings! Free income tax preparation will be provided by IRS-certified preparers at Parker Street Ministries on Friday, January 30, from 6pm to 9pm. This service is provided through the United Way of Central Florida Financial Stability Partnership and is applicable for households with [...]

Chamber Provides Grant

A BIG thank you goes out to the Lakeland Area Chamber Foundation Board for approving a grant supporting our 2015 Academic Enrichment Program. Funds were spent to help measure and narrow the digital divide between our students and their public school peers by providing diagnostic tools that align with state and Common Core standards.
The software is [...]

Job Openings

PSM Young Adult Programs Director Job Opportunity
PSM Volunteer and Neighborhood Event Coordinator Job Opportunity
There are currently two full-time job openings at Parker Street Ministries: Young Adult Program Director and Volunteer and Neighborhood Event Coordinator. If you are interested, please don’t call the office but do check out the job opportunity links for each position. Help us spread [...]

Christmas Store Numbers

Thank you to ALL who made Neighborhood Christmas Store 2014 happen. A tremendous team of donors, including the George W. Jenkins Fund within the GiveWell Community Foundation, and many, many volunteers were our support from toy collection to set-up to tear-down. Below is the story in numbers:
2353+ gifts were sold at 75% off
315 kids were shopped for
112 [...]

Christmas Store Giving

Christmas Store is coming FAST! Plan your family’s Christmas with a Parker Street family in mind.
But first you should know our holiday ministries run a little differently. There are no sponsored families, no used toys, no well-intentioned strangers appearing at the door laden with gifts and food…Instead, we host a fully functioning neighborhood store for [...]

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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