Entries by sbrowning@lvim.net

Empower Polk 2022

We are excited to announce that Lakeland Volunteers In Medicine has been awarded a grant for our Empower Polk 2022 application. With these grant monies LVIM has the opportunity to cut expenses from outsourcing bookkeeping and accounting services, and to have financial information readily available by having an LVIM staff member take over these responsibilities. […]

Impact Polk 2022 Grant

LAKELAND, FL (May 11, 2022) – GiveWell Community Foundation (GWCF) is pleased to announce that a total of $835,509 has been awarded to 83 nonprofit organizations through the Impact Polk 2022 grant cycle. For more information about the Impact Polk 2022 funding and to see a list of all the non-profits awarded grants, click the […]

2022 Swansorship Opportunities Now Available!

LVIM supporters! We are excited to announce that the 2022 Swansorship opportunities are now available for the 2022 Swan Derby. Follow the link below to review the Swansorship Package. https://www.lvim.net/2021-sponsors/ If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Sonia Glisson, Director of Development at 863-606-1552 or sglisson@lvim.net.     

Donations Accepted

LVIM will accept donations of unused diabetic supplies and inhalers ONLY. If you have other medical supplies or medications, that you would like to donate, please try contacting Lighthouse Ministries or The Talbot House. Thank you.

We Are Now Members with NAFC

About NAFC.. Welcome to the NAFC, a national voice promoting quality health care for all. Building a Healthy America One Person at a Time. Support Free and Charitable Clinics Where Medical Care for the Underserved Isn’t a Dream, It’s Reality. The National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) is the only nonprofit 501c(3) organization […]

Welcome Alyssa!

Please join us in welcoming Alyssa Piccari to our team!   Alyssa will begin her journey as LVIM’s Executive Assistant on Monday, July 26th.  In this role, she will be supporting LVIM’s executive team in many ways.  Alyssa is a recent graduate of Florida Gulf Coast University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in […]

Where is she now….

In January Laura started PA school at South University in Tampa. (A little birdy told us that she is making straight A’s, of course!) She spends most of her time studying, but when she’s not, she likes to take walks in the park and when she finds some inspiration, she likes to do embroidery. We […]

A Letter From Our CEO

Above the front door of my sister’s house hangs a sign that reads, “Gratitude is our dialect.” This turn of phrase by which my sister’s family lives has become a mantra for me as well over the years. In fact, through the challenges of last year and into this year, it has been my saving […]

Consecutive 4-Star Rating

On behalf of Charity Navigator, I wish to congratulate Lakeland Volunteers In Medicine on attaining the coveted 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. The nonprofit sector is advancing and expanding. As our organizations evolve, so do the desires and interests of our supporters. Astute donors are yearning for […]