Our Community. Our Future. Our Vision.

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Our Community. Our Future. Our Vision.

View the new community vision!

Vision Now Lakeland Branch NAACP

September’s Listen Lakeland Show shares a historical perspective of the Lakeland Branch NAACP (National Association of the Advancement of Colored People) and more importantly, what the organization is doing today to help build bridges within our community.  With a mission of ensuring the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and eliminating race-based discrimination, Rick Maxey, Lakeland Vision, and Terry Coney, President of the Lakeland Branch NAACP, spend time discussing how the organization and its members are fulfilling their goal in the Lakeland community.   Join us today to hear Rick and Terry’s discussion!

Related Vision Focus Areas & Goals:

  • Activities for a Diverse Community
    • Diversity
      Lakeland will support and celebrate diversity and inclusiveness in leadership, business, and civic engagement throughout the community.

  • Strong and Safe Neighborhoods
    • Sense of Community
      Institutions, organizations, and neighborhoods will create and support a cohesive and engaged community that fosters intergenerational and geographic unity.

What We Do

Lakeland Vision collaborates with a broad range of community stakeholders to implement a comprehensive action plan shaped by the community’s own vision of its future.

Our Vision Lakeland – a vibrant community of opportunities for a lifetime.

Strong and Safe Neighborhoods

Lakeland will have neighborhoods where residents enjoys their quality of life.

Jobs for a Vibrant Economy

Lakeland will have jobs for all to support a vibrant economy.

Lifelong Education

Lakeland will have quality educational opportunities for all.

Activities for a Diverse Community

Lakeland will offer activities for all community members.

Strong and Safe Neighborhoods

Lakeland will have neighborhoods where residents enjoys their quality of life.

Jobs for a Vibrant Economy

Lakeland will have jobs for all to support a vibrant economy.

Lifelong Education

Lakeland will have quality educational opportunities for all.

Activities for a Diverse Community

Lakeland will offer activities for all community members.

We Heard From You, And We Listened.

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