THE welcomes friendships with organizations, academic institutions/programs, and other entities that advocate for positive sexual expression and healthy relationships. Becoming a “Friend” of JBSR allows for an enhanced visibility for our scholars, clinicians, students, and other constituents to advance critical discourse, best practices, and policy formation about Black sexuality and relationships. Because the JBSR has already impacted individuals and entities around the world, we hope that you consider our friendship to increase or improve your marketability and branding. If your organization would like to expand its regional, national, and international presence by becoming a friend of JBSR, please send an email to Below is a list of our best friends and some of the host institutions of our members: