PROGRAM SUMMARY

Here's a brief summary of past and current League Programs.

ILPCCDC Program Summary

Local Economic Dev

LED

Projects include construction of Boys & Girls Club, Bing House Museum, and MLK Rec Multipurpose Building as part of long term MLK expansion and currently houses the Plant City Colts Youth Sports Program.
EPA Clean Up

CORONET

Serving as community liaison to inform residents of the technical details, overall treatment and clean up process for the closed Coronet Mine property. The future use of this property correlates to potential economic opportunities.
SFEA

ILPCCDC SFEA

Striving for Excellence Academy -SFEA- After-School Program (founded by Liesta Sykes), served over 125 youth per day four days a week during it operation at what is now the Simmons Career School @1109 South Gibss Street.
Lets Talk About It

TEEN CONFERENCE

Let's Talk About It Teen Conference provides an format for local teens to engage, and have an active voice with decision makers regarding the overall quality of life here in Plant City. BET (Black Enertainment Television and Time Warner sponsored event).
Serving Elderly

SENIOR CITIZENS

The Annual Senior Citizens Christmas Dinner held in December, Luncheon held in January and providing free meeting space for alumni members of the former Marshall High School are among the progams serving our senior citizens.
Supporting our Parks

XMAS AT MLK

League Executive Board members donating directly to the City of Plant City's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center Annual Christmas at the Park. Bikes, Turkeys, Computer Tablets and other items make up our contributions each year.
Food and Culture

TASTE OF LAURA

The league is currently working on hosting a Taste of Laura Street food festival to highlight the historic character of the former laura street as a mecca for minority businesses during the early 1900s through 1980 consisting of restaurants, shops,etc..
Safe and Sound

SAFE AND SOUND

Safe and Sound Hillsborough is a Violence Prevention Collaborative launched by the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners. This effort seeks to leverage collaborative efforts rather all place solely on the shoulders of law enforcement.
Plant City MLK Fest

MLK FESTIVAL

The Plant City Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Cultural Arts Festival highlights and celebrates the City's diverse culture. Activities include carnival, parade, entertainment, leadership breakfast, spoken word, museum and Days of Community Service..
Computer Lab

CYBER SENIORS

The Cyber Seniors program offered free computer classes to the elderly residents of Plant City. Mr. Henry Wright, the program instructor along with support from the Plant City Police Department served over 250 residents in 4 years.
YLM Mentoring

YLM MENTORING

Young Ladies of the Millennium is a all girls mentoring group that served over 55 participants. Activities includes Mother and Daugther Tea Time, Special Guest speakers, and the Debutante Balls held at HCC Plant City Campus.
Scouts

CUB SCOUTS

The mission of the Boy Scouts of America is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law. Cub Scout Pack 634 offered services to over 50 at risk youth.