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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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