A Celebration of History

Highlighting the City's Cultural Legacy

The legacy of our history is as deep as the value of our community. COTBHC is committed to sharing culturally rich and diverse programs that honor the traditions of our past whilst helping to shape the generations of our future.

Family Unity

Rooted in Wisdom

The 36th Annual City of Tampa Black History Celebration, held on February 16, 2024, celebrated organizations and figures who protect and illuminate revered family traditions.

Annual Scholarship Awards

The annual Scholarship Awards Ceremony takes place on May 7, 2024 and grants parents, city officials, and supporters like you the opportunity to celebrate what is best about our youth while awarding scholarships to outstanding high school graduates.

Learn more about annual scholarship opportunities.

Each year, COTBHC rewards students for their scholastic achievements. Applications for the upcoming season are now available for download.

Annual Golf Tournament

The COTBHC Golf Tournament is an annual fundraiser that supports our educational and academic initiatives to provide scholarships to students in Hillsborough County. Held at Rogers Park Golf Course, a COTBHC community partner, proceeds from the golf scramble go toward the annual scholarship fund. The upcoming golf tournament will take place on April 27, 2024!

Ways to Contribute

Elevate the Value of Your Impact.

Inspire Future Generations.

Get Involved & Stay Connected.

Interested in sponsorship or donorship? From scholarship awards to our annual Black History Celebration, partner with us in honoring the dedication, collaboration, and achievements of our community.