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Best of the Best Nominations are open!

Nominations are now open for Polk County’s Best of the Best! Please take a moment and nominate LVIM now for this year’s Best of the Best nonprofit. Find the nonprofit category under People and Places. Thank you for your participation in this fun and exciting event.

Thank you Greta Dupuy

Greta is a current LVIM Board Member, a past Leaders of Polk participant, she held the title of Mama Swan at the 2016 and 2017 Lakeland Derby and she loves our community. Recently, Greta was awarded the George Jenkins Community Service Award for her active community involvement, personal integrity and passionate volunteerism in our community. […]

LVIM Welcomes Melissa Kham

LVIM would like to welcome our new, full-time ARNP, Melissa Kham. Melissa was born and raised in Lakeland and lives here with her husband and two daughters. She started her medical career in 1995 as a surgical technologist and then decided to return to school at Polk Community College to become a nurse in 2004. […]

LVIM Partners with Impower to provide Mental Health Services to our patients

LAKELAND — Free mental health services, including medications, are now available to an estimated 84,000 low-income, uninsured Polk County residents, courtesy of the voter-approved half-cent sales tax for indigent health care. Polk County has signed a contract with the behavioral health provider IMPOWER to bring tele-health services to uninsured Polk County residents ages 18 and […]

Derby Success

The 2018 Lakeland Derby was held this past Friday on April 27th and we want to thank everyone that participated, donated, sponsored, and came out to enjoy the event. It was a beautiful evening overlooking Lake Mirror and downtown Lakeland and to say the event was a success would be an understatement. We are so […]

2018 Lakeland Derby Mama Swan

AND THE 2018-2019 MAMA SWAN IS … Kathryn is a Lakeland native who maintains an active involvement in not only the Lakeland community but also its surrounding communities. She is employed with MADE in Lakeland as an Account Executive and Business Developer, and she is a 2012 graduate of the University of South Florida with […]