Out of respect for our friends, family members and community leaders, we made the difficult decision to postpone our 10th Annual Chili Cook-Off originally scheduled for February 28, 2020 to Thursday, March 12, 2020. The United Way of Central Florida receives all funds collected through this annual event. We made this difficult decision in the wake of deep losses to our community, including Sheriff Grady Judd’s father, Grady Sr., and long-time community leader and volunteer Jerry Miller with Duke Energy.
Dream Center of Lakeland Partners with Office Furniture DepotSeptember 11, 2019Announcements In June, the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce shared in its e-newsletter a request from the Dream Center of Lakeland for 16 for-profit businesses to partner with them in purchasing one commercial-grade picnic table each to outfit the Dream Center’s Community Cafe pavilion. This pavilion provides more than 200 youth and adult guests with a place to enjoy a meal, weekly. The Dream Center is excited to announce that