Friday, July 30, 11:30am – 12:00pm

Celebration of God’s goodness in the Parker Street Neighborhood

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, through proven programs, and through building up others to make possible desirable neighborhoods, lifetime learners, financial sustainability, and healthy communities for all. Please join us!

The Neighborhood By The Numbers



of Academic Enrichment offered each child per year


Healthy Snacks/Meals

served in 2020


High School Students

completed financial course and opened bank accounts



volunteering in programs

Latest News

Welcome to Parker Street Sarah

Welcome to Parker Street Sarah

Parker Street Ministries is thrilled to announce Sarah Breed will be joining our team as Development and Communications Director! Sarah begins her journey with us in July. Welcome, Sarah, we are excited to see what God will do in and through you. You had us at love...

Celebrating Graduates

Celebrating Graduates

Congratulations, Graduate!⁠ ⁠“After graduating I am going to Polk State to study advertising and marketing. I plan to focus on the graphic design part of things but learn tips and tricks to sell. “⁠ Congratulations to this high school graduate who spent many years in...

End of school year party

End of school year party

The end of the school year is in the books! We are so grateful to you – donors, volunteers, praying people – for loving your Parker Street neighbors throughout this school year and for allowing us to be open for students 1,204 hours to offer safe haven and academic...

Upcoming Events

  • Backpacks & Uniforms DUE

    July 26, 2021

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  • Summer Bridge Camp AEP (Academic Enrichment Program)

    July 26, 2021  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Parker Street Ministries, 719 N Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA

    Call for openings/volunteer opportunities! 863.682.4544 Serves K-12th children living within the Parker Street neighborhood as defined by Memorial Boulevard to the In Town bypass and South Florida Ave to Ingraham Ave.

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  • Volunteer - Summer Bridge Camp

    July 26, 2021  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Parker Street Ministries, 719 N Massachusetts Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801, USA

    Sign up to volunteer! 863.682.4544

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