Current news and updates regarding the Lakeland Volunteers in Medicine Community.


Would you like FREE assistance in personal finance education?


In partnership with the Personal Finance Center of Polk County, LVIM is offering FREE classes in October to our patients, volunteers, staff and now, OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

Register now for the upcoming classes in October. Call Kim Taylor at 863-688-5846 x114.



It’s A Party for LVIM

Join us for this fantastic event on October 19th! Live entertainment by Claire Petrie, raffles, food trucks and a silent auction, all benefiting LVIM. See you on October 19th.

SMILE when you shop!

When you shop Amazon Smile for LVIM, you are making a contribution to the programs and services we are able to provide. Shop today at… and don’t forget to SMILE!

Join Us Next Week!

You are invited to join us next week for some United Way Campaign fun. We will be running our annual United Way Campaign all next week, with special events happening on Monday and Friday. Everyone is invited to stop by and share in our campaign activities. The ice cream truck will be available on Monday from 11am-1:00pm, in the LVIM parking lot. You can but tickets now for the chance drawings and the grilled cheese lunch on Friday from Kathy Guin or Sonia Browning. Hope you can join us next week!

Happy Birthday!

Wishing all of volunteers with August birthdays a happy and healthy month.

Welcome Mary Terry

Mary Terry is our new Clinical Trainer here at LVIM with over a decade of training experience in Healthcare. She has her Bachelor of Science in both Psychology and Healthcare Management. Mary’s specialized training is in EHR, child development, mental health, and community resource and referrals. She has served on Polk County’s Domestic Violence Task Force bringing education and awareness to our community, as well as volunteering for the Lakeland Derby as the HS race coordinator. A strong believer in the power of education and serving others, she often says no one is never too old to learn something new and grow. Mary enjoys traveling with her family, visiting historic sites or just relaxing on the beach. Her greatest pride and joy is her family.

Prime Day

Prime Day is a two-day parade of epic deals and it’s coming soon! Prime members can shop deals starting Monday, July 15 at 12:01am PT through Tuesday, July 16 at 11:59pm PT.  You can make a difference while you shop Amazon Prime Day deals on July 15 & 16. Simply shop at and AmazonSmile donates to Lakeland Volunteers in Medicine.

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