Upcoming Events



COTBHC Golf Tournament FlyerIt’s that time again to prepare for our upcoming 4th Annual Golf Tournament, scheduled for Saturday, April 27th at 8:30 am Rogers Park Golf Course.

The golf committee is looking forward to another great event to support our scholarship program and community outreach. Download and print the registration form by clicking here. 

Learn more about this year’s golf tournament, how it supports educational scholarships, and how you can get involved. More…

Recent COTBHC Event Highlights

31st Annual Celebration

2019STEMIngenuity: STEM’s from the Black Community

This year’s celebration, featuring keynote speaker James Jackson, celebrated and promoted the scholastic and professional achievements of the black community in S.T.E.M.

This year’s celebration was held on February 12 at the Tampa Convention Center.

To learn more about our annual black history celebration and for more information, call 813.814.0331.

2018ScholarshipRecips500Reflecting on our Past, Moving Towards the Future

Each year, rewards students for their scholastic achievements. Students are motivated to dream, achieve and grow while utilizing scholarship funds to obtain a degree from the university of their choice. This year, COTBHC partnered with the Mayor’s African American Advisory Council to create a new scholarship for students residing in the City of Tampa. On May 31, 2018 The City of Tampa Black History Committee, Inc. presented the 2018 Scholarship Awards Ceremony! Learn More About Upcoming Scholarships

30 Years of Service

30thPromoHearnsReflecting on our Past, Moving Towards the Future

The 30th Annual City of Tampa Black History Celebration honored the legacy of service of our community members who are passionate about making our region better.

This years’ celebration was held on Friday, February 2, 2018 at the Tampa Convention Center.

Our Keynote Speaker was historian Charles “Fred” Hearns.