Our Mission

Parker Street Ministries is committed to Gospel-centered community development beginning in Lakeland’s Parker Street neighborhood. We seek to join God’s transformation of our neighborhood through living and working in the neighborhood and through leading others to engage in this good work. Please join us!

The Neighborhood By The Numbers


of Academic Enrichment Offered Each Child Per Year

Healthy Snacks/Meals

served Jan-Aug

High School Students

completed Financial Fitness, Opened Savings Accounts


volunteering in programs

Latest News

Making a Difference

Making a Difference

Our Education Director Christina Allen has been combing over the data from our post-summer camp testing. Summer-Bridge Camp is a blend of academics and enrichments…

Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament

Twenty-two teams of golfers got to love their neighbors in the Parker Street neighborhood in an easy way on Monday, October 8 at the annual Harrell’s Fertilizer Charities Golf Tournament benefiting Parker Street…

Neighborhood Families Help Plan Christmas Store

Neighborhood Families Help Plan Christmas Store

Fourteen Parker Street households signed up to help promote Neighborhood Christmas Store at a family workshop/dinner on October 3. While the kids were making Advent calendars, parents talked about…

Upcoming Events

  1. No AEP – Early Release

    January 16
  2. Neighborhood Family Night

    January 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  3. After-School AEP (Academic Enrichment Program)

    January 17 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  4. Volunteer – Academic Enrichment Program

    January 17 @ 4:00 pm - 5:45 pm
  5. After-School AEP (Academic Enrichment Program)

    January 18 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm