Basic Organization Information
Learning Is For Everyone Inc
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- NTEE Category:
B Educational Institutions
B01 Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
R Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
R01 Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
S Community Improvement, Capacity Building
S01 Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
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- How This Organization Is Funded:
Hillsborough County - $18,500
Jamie Klingman - $4,000
In-Kind Donations - $5,000
LI4E is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports community innovation and entrepreneurship..
Mr. Irv Cohen
Irv Cohen, Board Chairman, is the Managing Director of Innovations Capital Group, a boutique investment bank and advisory firm, located in Tampa, Florida. Mr. Cohen also serves on the Board of Big Brothers and Big Sisters and is a Big Brother himself. An avid education supporter, Mr Cohen has served on numerous Education related boards and is currently a Board member of C2 One Fit Labs. Mr Cohen has also been an enthusiastic supporter of the local entrepreneurial community. Mr Cohen was responsible for building world-class businesses for global financial organizations throughout his career. Mr. Cohen has held numerous senior management positions including serving as President of J.P. Morgan Treasury Technologies Corporation; Managing Director of ABN AMRO, Inc.; Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Lehman Brothers Fixed Income business and Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Barclays Bank, North America.
As we move into the end of our first decade, we're proud of the new ways of thinking and learning that we've brought to our immediate community and into the larger education conversation and look forward to creating more exciting, innovative and economically productive ways to live and learn together.
Officers for Fiscal Year (IRS Form 990)
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Highest Paid Employees & Their Compensation (IRS Form 990)
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Community Innovation Center
Education & Technology
- Population Served:
Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)
Young Adults (20-25 years) -- currently not in use
The LI4E Community Innovation Center at John F. Germany Library in downtown Tampa is a 10,000 square foot state-of-the-art creative space that will bring new functionality to the Library, provide small business support and pioneer new avenues of creative expression, knowledge acquisition and entrepreneurship for people of all ages , backgrounds, abilities and interests.
The mission of the LI4E Community Innovation Center (CIC) is to provide capacity building and commensurate economic development to area residents and other members of the community in cost effective, collaborative ways, utilizing the existing expertise and experience of community members who are professionals in their fields.
Program Long-Term Success:
This is a new program still under development.
Program Short-Term Success:
The space is mostly built out, with collaborative partnerships in place with SCORE and other organizations.
Program Success Monitored by:
We monitor our success by the increasing awareness of the makerspace concept by the general public and community agencies, and a greater willingness to explore the creation of these spaces in existing public facilities.
Program Success Examples:
LI4E has led development of the Community Innovation Center in downtown Tampa, in partnership with the John F. Germany Library and Hillsborough County, Florida.
For more in-depth information about this organization's impact, view their Charting Impact Report