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We are one of the fastest growing organizations for young black men in the Tampa Bay area.

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We are The Crescent Foundation

Training. Mentoring. Education. Scholarships.

Welcome to our newly revamped website

My name is Daniel Smith and I am the current President and CEO of The Crescent Foundation. I hope that you will take this opportunity to browse through our site and learn more about our mission and how we continue to impact the lives of young minority men in the Tampa Bay Area.

Daniel Smith

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Founded in March 2005

The Crescent Foundation, Inc., was created by the Tampa Alumni Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., a professional civic and service organization, in March 2005. The Foundation promotes education and social programs targeting young males between 13 – 18 designed to instill positive reinforcement, scholastic standards along with a broad exposure to professional career choices. 

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Our Mission

The Foundation’s mission is to promote programs and activities that target a focus group of young men between the ages of 10 – 18.   

Our Vision

The Foundation’s vision is geared toward providing educational programs that will dramatically increase the ability of the Focus Group in Hillsborough County to make healthy physical, emotional and social decisions.

The Sigma Beta Club had a major impact on my life. It gave the opportunity to talk to professionals that are actually in the workplace. It helped me with my leadership and my organization. It helped me come up with a plan for my life. It helped me to better my community and give back.

Ulysses GillsFormer Member

Since 2005, The Crescent Foundation has awarded over


in scholarships to local male students.