Lakeland Gives Back: Volunteer Opportunities and Donation Needs at Local Non-Profits

2018-11-02T12:11:49-04:00November 1, 2018|Christmas & Holiday, Volunteer & Donate|

Lakeland Gives Back… as we head towards ThanksGIVING and Christmas, we are highlighting local organizations making a difference in our community that need volunteers and/or donations at the holidays and year round.  Imagine the impact we can make locally if each person reading this can donate just a few extra items or a few hours of their time this holiday season.

Read the posts below to learn more about individual non-profits in our community serving seniors, children, kids in foster care, at-risk teens, and more. Find out about volunteer opportunities, places to take donations in Lakeland, and ways you can make a small difference during the holidays and throughout the year. We hope you’ll decide to be part of LAKELAND GIVES BACK!

Some posts below have details from 2017 and will be updated for 2018 ASAP. 

Interested in having your non-profit featured here? Contact us!

Christmas Giving Opportunities & Toy Donation Needs in the Lakeland Area

December 1, 2019|Christmas & Holiday, Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

Find local opportunities in Lakeland to donate toys for children, food for families, volunteer your time, or make a financial donation to give back to our community this holiday and Christmas season.

Lakeland Gives Back: VISTE – Volunteers In Service To The Elderly

November 2, 2018|Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

Volunteers in Service to the Elderly - VISTE Lakeland - enables frail elderly persons to continue living independently and safely in their own homes. Find out how you can volunteer or donate and support this organization.

Lakeland Gives Back: Florida Baptist Children’s Homes, The Porch Light & Orphan’s Heart

November 20, 2017|Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

A Lakeland-based nonprofit organization on a mission to bring love and compassion to One More Child. FBCH provides safe, stable, Christian homes and services to children and families in need across the state.

Lakeland Gives Back: The Dream Center of Lakeland – Meeting Community Needs

November 8, 2017|Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

The Dream Center of Lakeland is a Christ-centered community center that serves the at-risk neighborhoods throughout our city. Find out how you can volunteer or donate and support this organization.

Lakeland Gives Back: The Salvation Army of Lakeland & West Polk County

November 7, 2017|Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

The Salvation Army provides a safe environment for homeless families and helps them regain their independence. Learn how you can fill an Angel Tree wish list or ring the famous red kettle bell this year!

Lakeland Gives Back: Heartland For Children featuring Rudolph Round Up

November 7, 2017|Lakeland Gives Back, Volunteer & Donate|

Heartland for Children promotes the prevention of child abuse and oversees the provision of services for children who have been abused and/or neglected, including foster care and adoption. Rudolph Round Up info!