ibl University Partners
IBL Community Partners:
The Ivory Club of Tampa Bay is an organization of African professionals. The Ivory Club of Tampa Bay has an enduring partnership with the University of South Florida and supports educational programs through a scholarship and international student exchange program.
The Black Leadership Network is a partnership based group focused on enhancing the educational and leadership opportunities of USF African American students and African American student initiatives through the support of scholarships and programmatic initiatives throughout USF and in our communities.
Kitchen Table Literary Arts Center builds awareness, appreciation, and support for women of color and black women writers, poets, and their work. In addition to our arts education outreach across communities, we also offer creative writing retreats and beginner, intermediate, and master level writing courses exclusively for Black women and women writers of color.
Brain Expansions Scholastic Training (B.E.S.T.) focuses on engaging middle school and high school students in health care careers, while enhancing their academics using memory skill and chess. The program's primary goal is to ignite interest and allow exposure in science technology and health.