NABA Tampa Bay offers our chapter members and community a variety of chapter programs. These programs include the following:Professional Development
Community Service Programs
- Continuing Professional Education
- Financial Literacy
- Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
- Black History Month Programming
- Metropolitan Ministries
- Tampa Bay Chapter Annual Scholarship Program
- Fall Day & Regional Day – one day professional development workshops with interactive sessions including interviewing & resume writing
To prepare college students for a professional career through engagement, mentoring, personal development, exposure to the work place through internships, scholarships through our scholarship program and public speaking/presentation skills through case competitions. These initiatives also aim at identifying and nurturing exceptional leaders in higher institutions. The chapter participates in the Southern Region Student Conference held annually. This yearly event demonstrates NABA's motto "Lifting as we climb" by enabling students across the region with invaluable learning and networking opportunities through a career fair, a scholarship banquet, classes and mock interviews. The event is attended by more than 300 college students. To learn more about college-based programs, Click Here.
Partnership packages with NABA Tampa bay gives you access to our members in the area with opportunities for business development, recruiting, employee networking and diversity development. Packages are developed to meet your goals through interactive discussions with chapter leadership. Learn More
NABA strives to promote and develop personal and professional skills of our members through our general quarterly meetings. By offering a wide variety of topics, we are able to keep our members business savvy and ready for any challenge. NABA is an organization dedicated to improving the financial education among African Americans in the Tampa bay communities, by providing basic financial tools that allow individuals to establish realistic goals and reach them. Learn More
Holding true to NABA's motto of "Lifting As We Climb," community service is a vital component of NABA Tampa bay success. Our chapter's objective is: (1) to provide outreach to the community through grassroots efforts and partnering with other community-based organizations; (2) to increase attendance and membership participation by both professionals and students at community service events; and (3) to work with NABA sponsors to assist in providing volunteer opportunities for members. Our current volunteer opportunities include:
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)
NABA volunteers annually coordinate with the IRS to provide Income Tax preparation assistance to local community members of need. NABA set’s criteria to assist those with incomes below $50,000 who may be eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit but are not aware of the credit. NABA’s volunteers hold weekend sessions from February to April at area libraries to support the local communities. NABA Tampa bay volunteers typically prepares returns at no charge. Tax assistance is offered at numerous sites in Tampa bay and surrounding areas during tax filing season (generally February 1 through the middle of April). Training begins within the first two weeks of January. Learn More
NABA Tampa bay posts job opportunities to our members by direct e-mail. Postings are contributed by our corporate partners or by our members who hear of available listings at their employers. NABA membership is a premier method to learn of organizations focused on minority individuals. In addition, chapter members have access to regional and national job postings through the parent organization. Visit our Jobs Board.