Community And Charitable Relationships
Lakeland Automall and our brands have been part of the Lakeland Community for 70 years and through the years and owners, a commitment to the growth of our community has been at the forefront of our business. Working closely with the Chamber of Commerce, Lakeland Economic Development Council, the Lakeland Rotary Club, SPCA, Humane Society, Lighthouse Ministries and hundreds of other charities and events, Lakeland Automall has been a fixture of our community and continues to be a vital part of the city’s growth.
Please find links to some of our sponsored charities:
Polk Education Foundation
The Polk Education Foundation was created in 1988, as a 501(C)(3) direct-support organization for the Polk County School Board. The Foundation serves as the fiscal agent and manager of many educational programs for Polk County Public Schools. Lakeland Automall supports the Teacher of the Year annual event promoting excellence in Polk County Education.
Lakeland Chamber of Commerce
The Lakeland Chamber of Commerce is your one-stop resource for those living, working and playing in Lakeland, FL and the surrounding areas. Our web site contains information for individuals visiting our attractions, relocating to our lakeshores, attending our institutions of higher education and working in our vibrant business community.
Lakeland Economic Development Council
Promoting our members, providing insider information to them and identifying and addressing their needs is priority one for us. Our members count on us to excel at recruiting and retaining business. We do this by marketing Lakeland and its assets. This leads to the creation of jobs, square footage absorption and capital investment in our community.
Founded in 1979, SPCA Florida is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization headquartered in Lakeland. Dedicated to improving the lives of pets and people in the community, SPCA Florida provides caring, compassion and hope to more than 6,000 homeless animals entering our doors each year.
The Lakeland Rotary Club was founded February 15, 1918, the sixth club in the state of Florida. For the past 99 years, this club has served its community and others throughout the world in need; growing to its current membership of more than 160, one of the largest in the state.
United Way of Central Florida (UWCF)
was established in 1980 with the merger of United Ways of Greater Lakeland, Bartow and Winter Haven. Originally, the United Way served the Greater Lakeland area beginning in 1944, Winter Haven in 1958 and Bartow in 1966.
American Heart Association
The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s premiere event that brings communities together to raise funds and celebrate progress in the fight against this country’s No. 1 and No. 5 killers, heart diseases and stroke.
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Humane Society of Tampa Bay
For more than 100 years, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay has been dedicated to ending animal homelessness and providing care and comfort for companion animals in need.
Lakeland Automall, Lakeland Ford and Lakeland Hyundai makes donations to local organizations, groups and events. All donation requests can be submitted by clicking on the “Talk to the Owner” link on any of our websites or by clicking here: Talk to the Owner.