Bridging the Gap

Enterprises Inc.

Bridging the Gap Enterprises is committed to strengthening Memphis’ communities plagued by societal issues and generational obstacles for far too long. Our organization aims to close gaps within our community by creating unique programs that foster inclusivity, economic growth and youth career and character development.   

To address the most pressing needs within the community, particularly those affected by the pandemic’s aftermath, we have designed strategic programs for 2024-2026. Our programs will provide K-12 tutoring, youth workplace, career preparedness expos, youth self-efficacy improvement, and life skills training. The primary objective at hand is to address the disparity existing within our community by means of bridging the gap and preparing the young generation for the future. We strive to inculcate robust and inclusive programs aimed at equipping the youth with the requisite skills and competencies that would be paramount for their success and growth in the coming years. It is our unwavering commitment to empower the youth and enable them to become the torchbearers of tomorrow.

Our organization actively engages with other non-profit entities through advocacy and strategic partnerships to achieve our objectives. We understand that achieving our goals requires concerted efforts and collaboration with like-minded organizations. By advocating for our causes, we aim to increase awareness and educate the public on the importance of our mission.




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Our Founder

Schevonda Hunt, Founder and President

From a desire to ensure that actions speak louder than words, Bridging the Gap Enterprises Inc. (BTGINC) was founded in 2020 by Schevonda Hunt.  In her current position as a Memphis-Shelby County Schools Senior Advisor, she recognizes the need for community involvement to strengthen our community and to ensure our children are educated in a way that ensures they reach their full potential.        

A Memphis native, Mrs. Hunt received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from LeMoyne-Owen College in 1989, an MBA in General Management from Dowling College in 2002 and an Ed. S. degree from Union University in 2013.  She is highly recognized as a visionary leader and held in high regard as an accomplished counselor, educational leader and grant writer.    

She is credited with initiating and securing the a grant for the FEMA SafeSpace Gymnasium which is housed on the campus of Belle Forest Community School in Memphis, TN.  She was recognized by TEMA and Congressman Steve Cohen for her leading efforts on this project which is the first of its kind in West TN.

Our Programs

Camp Connect the Dots

To address the impact the pandemic and other societal ills which have adversely affected our children's mental health, we will provide our Camp Connect the Dots program which focuses on strengthening children’s social emotional well-being while simultaneously raising awareness about adverse childhood experiences in an effort for citizens to become a trauma-informed, responsive society.


Future Forward

Workplace and Career Readiness Program

Our Future Forward Workplace and Career Readiness Program aims to prepare youth for workplace readiness and help them pursue fulfilling post-secondary education and career pathways. We provide mentoring, academic support, career exploration, and leadership development opportunities to equip students with the skills, experiences, and self-confidence to smoothly transition into college and rewarding careers that align with the local workforce needs. We believe in promoting equal access and inclusion to increase college completion and career readiness, especially among disadvantaged youth.

Tutoring Programs

Student learning loss has impacted our children’s academic growth tremendously. We provide researched based, targeted intervention programs in reading and math for children in grades K-5.    

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2020 Bridging the Gap Enterprises Inc., is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

All donations are tax deductible.   


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