Republican National Convention

Donations to the Tampa Bay Host Committee

The nonpartisan, nonprofit Tampa Bay Host Committee took in nearly $55.9 million to support the Aug. 27-30 Republican National Convention in Tampa, according to a finance report filed Wednesday night with the Federal Election Commission.

Search the database of individual donors

As is typical for national political conventions, big donors — executives, corporations and private foundations — contributed huge chunks of the funding.

Some names may appear more than once if they gave more than one donation.

ContributorCityZipStateDonation dateAmountMemoInteger
3M CompanySaint Paul55144MN05/11/2012$100,000100000
A La Carte CateringTampa33634FL08/31/2012$53,000* In-Kind-> catering53000
A. Duda and Sons, Inc.Oviedo32762FL02/02/2012$100,000100000
A. S. Austin CompanyTampa33622FL05/06/2010$6,2506250
ABC Capital CorporationTampa33606FL08/22/2012$500500
Age-Less Medicine, LLCTampa33609FL08/23/2012$1,0001000
Alfonso Architects, Inc.Tampa33605FL08/22/2012$5,0005000
Alfonso Architects, Inc.Tampa33605FL08/31/2012$5,0005000
Altria Client Services, Inc.Richmond23230VA08/22/2012$27,741.1527741.15
Altria Client Services, Inc.Richmond23230VA08/10/2012$22,258.8522258.85
American Managed Care, LLCSt. Petersburg33701FL08/31/2012$150,000150000
American Managed Care, LLCSt. Petersburg33701FL06/28/2011$100,000100000
American Natural Gas Alliance, Inc.Washington20001DC07/10/2012$400,000400000
American Petroleum InstituteWashington20005DC12/16/2011$2,000,0002000000
American Petroleum InstituteWashington20005DC07/27/2012$22,473.3222473.32
Amgen, Inc.Thousand Oaks91320CA02/21/2012$250,000250000
Amgen, Inc.Thousand Oaks91320CA07/03/2012$84,072.4584072.45
Amgen, Inc.Thousand Oaks91320CA07/19/2012$65,927.5565927.55
Amscot Financial, Inc.Tampa33609FL06/10/2011$50,00050000
Amscot Financial, Inc.Tampa33609FL03/15/2012$50,00050000
Anheuser-Busch Companies, Inc.Saint Louis63118MO08/26/2012$10,000* In-Kind-> beverages10000
Archer Daniels Midland CompanyDecatur62526IL02/09/2012$250,000250000
AT&T Services, Inc.Washington20036DC08/31/2012$1,507,045* In-Kind-> application development1507045
AT&T Services, Inc.Washington20036DC07/13/2011$500,000500000
AT&T Services, Inc.Washington20036DC08/01/2011$500,000500000
AT&T Services, Inc.Washington20036DC10/12/2011$500,000500000
AT&T Services, Inc.Washington20036DC12/31/2011$38,619* In-Kind-> phone equip/service38619
AT&T Services, Inc.Washington20036DC09/27/2011$26,522* In-Kind-> telephone26522
AT&T Services, Inc.Washington20036DC09/27/2011$18,371* In-Kind-> telephone18371
Bacardi USACoral Gables33134FL08/31/2012$179,261.49* In-Kind-> beverage services179261.49
Bailey Family Foundation, Inc.Tampa33606FL08/31/2012$2,0002000
Bank of America CorporationCharlotte28202NC06/15/2012$1,000,0001000000
Bank of America CorporationCharlotte28202NC11/30/2011$149,500* In-Kind-> office furniture149500
Battleview Investments, Inc.Tampa33606FL08/31/2012$2,0002000
Bay TransportationTampa33605FL06/28/2011$1,0001000
Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Florida, Inc.Jacksonville32203FL04/12/2011$300,000300000
BNSF Railway CompanyFort Worth76161TX07/30/2012$100,000100000
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY08/31/2012$1,364,647.49* In-Kind-> telecommunications1364647.49
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY02/08/2012$1,000,0001000000
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY05/31/2012$73,052.9* In-Kind-> telecommunications73052.9
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY04/30/2012$22,297.9* In-Kind-> telecommunications22297.9
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY12/31/2011$17,922.45* In-Kind-> telecommunications17922.45
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY08/31/2012$10,00010000
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY09/18/2012$10,00010000
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY02/29/2012$9,678.8* In-Kind-> telecommunications9678.8
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY03/30/2012$9,535.36* In-Kind-> telecommunications9535.36
Bright House Networks, LLCEast Syracuse13057NY01/31/2012$2,865.1* In-Kind-> telecom services2865.1
Carlton Fields, P.A.Tampa33601FL01/26/2012$50,00050000
Carroll Air Systems, Inc.Tampa33607FL08/01/2011$5,0005000
Caspers CompanyTampa33607FL08/31/2012$5,125* In-Kind-> food & beverage5125
Chateau St. MichelleWoodinville98072WA08/31/2012$231,833.8* In-Kind-> beverages231833.8
Chevron Products CompanyConcord94524CA02/21/2012$150,000150000
Chevron Products CompanyConcord94524CA12/16/2011$100,000100000
Cisco Systems, Inc.San Jose95134CA08/31/2012$1,854,364* In-Kind-> networking equipment1854364
Cisco Systems, Inc.San Jose95134CA08/31/2012$1,178,328.88* In-Kind-> networking services1178328.88
CIT Group, Inc.Livingston7039NJ01/03/2012$25,00025000
Citigroup Management Corp.Washington20004DC04/24/2012$250,000250000
Citigroup Management Corp.Washington20004DC07/30/2012$50,00050000
Citrus County Board of Co. CommissionersInverness34450FL08/23/2012$2,5002500
Civic Entertainment Group, LLCNew York10016NY07/23/2012$25,00025000
Comcast CorporationPhiladelphia19103PA08/06/2012$69,487.6769487.67
Comcast CorporationPhiladelphia19103PA08/10/2012$5,512.335512.33
Community Foundation of Greater LakelandLakeland33803FL07/31/2012$1,00,000100000
Copart, Inc.Fairfield94534CA08/17/2012$250,000250000
Copart, Inc.Fairfield94534CA08/17/2012$250,000250000
CSX CorporationJacksonville32202FL12/30/2011$250,000250000
CSX CorporationJacksonville32202FL04/12/2012$250,000250000
Duke EnergyCharlotte28285NC07/30/2012$100,000100000
Enwright Consulting Group, Inc.Tallahassee32302FL06/28/2011$5,0005000
Ernst & Young, LLPNew York10036NY08/22/2012$50,00050000
Experient, Inc.Twinsburg44087OH07/11/2012$150,000150000
Experient, Inc.Twinsburg44087OH07/18/2012$150,000150000
Experient, Inc.Twinsburg44087OH07/03/2012$66,20066200
Experient, Inc.Twinsburg44087OH07/26/2012$18,75018750
Experient, Inc.Twinsburg44087OH07/31/2012$3,723.323723.32
FedEx CorporationDallas75266TX02/03/2012$250,000250000
Florida Power & Light CompanyJuno Beach33408FL02/06/2012$1,000,0001000000
Florida Realtors Advocacy FundOrlando32872FL06/08/2012$200,000200000
Florida Realtors Advocacy FundOrlando32872FL06/07/2012$25,00025000
Ford Motor CompanyDearborn48121MI07/11/2012$1,00,000100000
G P &P A PartnershipTampa33629FL09/18/2012$300300
General Electric CompanyFort Myers33906FL07/30/2012$100,000100000
GMRI, Inc.Orlando32869FL06/26/2012$100,000100000
GMRI, Inc.Orlando32869FL08/31/2012$18844.05* In-Kind-> food & beverage18844.05
Google, Inc.Mountain View94043CA07/25/2011$250,000250000
Google, Inc.Mountain View94043CA07/27/2012$100,000100000
Harris CorporationMelbourne32902FL08/30/2011$100,000100000
HCBeck, Ltd.Dallas75201TX06/26/2012$40,00040000
Hewlett-Packard CompanyPalo Alto94304CA09/27/2011$219,677.28* In-Kind-> computer/copier219677.28
Hewlett-Packard CompanyPalo Alto94304CA06/04/2012$150,000150000
Hewlett-Packard CompanyPalo Alto94304CA12/31/2011$93,440.87* In-Kind-> computer equipment93440.87
Hewlett-Packard CompanyPalo Alto94304CA09/27/2011$78,136.94* In-Kind-> computer/copier78136.94
Hewlett-Packard CompanyPalo Alto94304CA12/31/2011$14,746.87* In-Kind-> computer equipment14746.87
Hill & KnowltonWashington20005DC04/12/2012$18,00018000
Hill Ward HendersonTampa33601FL07/11/2012$1,0001000
Holland & Knight, LLPTampa33602FL12/31/2010$114,675.25* In-Kind-> legal services114675.25
Holland & Knight, LLPTampa33602FL09/30/2012$63,653.65* In-Kind-> legal services63653.65
Holland & Knight, LLPTampa33602FL07/09/2012$30,00030000
Holland & Knight, LLPTampa33602FL06/28/2011$25,00025000
Hooters Management CorporationClearwater33759FL06/28/2011$5,0005000
Hospital Management Associates, Inc.Naples34108FL08/09/2012$200,000200000
Houghton Mifflin HarcourtOrlando32819FL08/23/2012$50,00050000
Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc.Saint Paul55114MN09/18/2012$50,00050000
Jerry Perenchio Living TrustLos Angeles90067CA06/19/2012$1,000,0001000000
JPMorgan Chase & CompanyHouston77002TX12/12/2011$200,000200000
Kablelink Communications, LLCTampa33614FL08/31/2012$10,00010000
Knology, Inc.West Point31833GA09/30/2012$18,227.5* In-Kind-> networking equipment18227.5
Lockheed MartinBethesda20817MD02/03/2012$250,000250000
Los Blancos Cigar Company, Inc.Safety Harbor34695FL12/06/2011$1,830* In-Kind-> cigars1830
Marketing Solution Publications, Inc.St. Petersburg33707FL07/13/2012$3,000,0003000000
Marketing Solution Publications, Inc.St. Petersburg33707FL04/20/2011$650,000650000
Marketing Solution Publications, Inc.St. Petersburg33707FL04/20/2012$350,000350000
MassMutual Financial GroupSpringfield1111MA09/17/2012$29,690.0129690.01
MassMutual Financial GroupSpringfield1111MA08/22/2012$1,676.381676.38
Merck Sharpe & Dohme Corp.Whitehouse Station8889NJ12/09/2011$250,000250000
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY09/27/2011$210,262.29* In-Kind-> office rent210262.29
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY09/28/2012$67,062.44* In-Kind-> office rent67062.44
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY01/18/2012$65,879.9* In-Kind-> beverages65879.9
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY03/30/2012$65,879.9* In-Kind-> office rent65879.9
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY04/30/2012$65,879.9* In-Kind-> office rent65879.9
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY05/31/2012$65,879.9* In-Kind-> office rent65879.9
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY06/29/2012$65,879.9* In-Kind-> office rent65879.9
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY07/31/2012$65,879.9* In-Kind-> office rent65879.9
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY08/31/2012$65,879.9* In-Kind-> office rent65879.9
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY02/29/2012$56,170.95* In-Kind-> office rent56170.95
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY10/31/2011$55,683* In-Kind-> office rent55683
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY11/30/2011$55,683* In-Kind-> office rent55683
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY12/31/2011$55,683* In-Kind-> office rent55683
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY09/27/2011$37,704.67* In-Kind-> office rent37704.67
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY12/31/2011$9,708.95* In-Kind-> office rent9708.95
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY02/29/2012$9,708.95* In-Kind-> office rent9708.95
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY11/30/2011$9,567.56* In-Kind-> office rent9567.56
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY10/31/2011$9,426.17* In-Kind-> office rent9426.17
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY06/29/2012$4,353.64* In-Kind-> parking4353.64
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY07/31/2012$4,353.64* In-Kind-> parking4353.64
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY08/31/2012$4,353.64* In-Kind-> parking4353.64
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY04/30/2012$4,283.42* In-Kind-> parking4283.42
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY05/31/2012$4,283.42* In-Kind-> parking4283.42
MetLife, Inc.New York10166NY03/30/2012$2,457.7* In-Kind-> parking2457.7
Microsoft CorporationFargo58104ND07/12/2012$743,754* In-Kind-> software743754
Microsoft CorporationFargo58104ND10/06/2011$500,000500000
Microsoft CorporationFargo58104ND07/16/2012$250,000250000
Microsoft CorporationFargo58104ND07/30/2012$65,00065000
Moore Capital Management, LPNew York10020NY08/17/2012$200,000200000
Morongo Bank of Mission IndiansBanning92220CA08/10/2012$100,000100000
Mortgage Investors CorporationSt. Petersburg33707FL04/20/2012$250,000250000
MOS Holdings, Inc.Plymouth55441MN03/09/2012$200,000200000
MOS Holdings, Inc.Plymouth55441MN04/20/2012$200,000200000
MOS Holdings, Inc.Plymouth55441MN03/05/2012$100,000100000
Motorola Solutions, Inc.Schaumburg60168IL08/31/2012$486,592* In-Kind-> communication equipment486592
Motorola Solutions, Inc.Schaumburg60168IL12/01/2011$100,000100000
Motorola Solutions, Inc.Schaumburg60168IL12/31/2011$35,000* In-Kind-> security system35000
NBC Universal Media, LLCUniversal City91608CA07/19/2012$54,389.0754389.07
NBC Universal Media, LLCUniversal City91608CA08/06/2012$20,610.9320610.93
OSI Restaurant Partners, LLCTampa33607FL08/01/2011$100,000100000
Outback Steakhouse of Florida, LLCTampa33607FL08/31/2012$111,837.97* In-Kind-> catering111837.97
Parker J. Collier Revocable TrustNaples34109FL07/12/2011$250,000250000
Parker J. Collier Revocable TrustNaples34109FL09/02/2011$250,000250000
Paulson & Company, Inc.New York10020NY08/20/2012$1,000,0001000000
Pepin Distributing, Inc.Tampa33610FL08/31/2012$4,000* In-Kind-> beverages4000
PepiscoBradenton34208FL08/23/2012$26,727* In-Kind-> beverages26727
Pfizer, Inc.New York10017NY06/06/2012$34,00034000
Pfizer, Inc.New York10017NY06/29/2012$33,00033000
Pfizer, Inc.New York10017NY07/03/2012$33,00033000
Pfizer, Inc.New York10017NY02/09/2012$25,00025000
PhRMAWashington20004DC07/30/2012$85,00085000
PhRMAWashington20004DC09/17/2012$13728.2713728.27
Pinellas County Board of Co. CommissionersClearwater33756FL08/01/2012$600,000600000
Progress Energy Service Company, LLCRaleigh27602NC06/04/2012$500,000500000
Publix Super Markets Charities, Inc.Lakeland33802FL12/14/2011$250,000250000
Publix Super Markets, Inc.Tampa33602FL12/14/2011$250,000250000
Refurbished Office Furniture, Inc.Tampa33605FL08/31/2012$105,955* In-Kind-> office furniture105955
Regions Financial CorporationTampa33602FL06/29/2012$100,000100000
Republic National Distributing CompanyAtlanta30336GA05/01/2012$25,00025000
Robert Watkins & Company, P.A.Tampa33606FL12/31/2011$50,406.76* In-Kind-> compliance services50406.76
Robert Watkins & Company, P.A.Tampa33606FL10/02/2012$22,825.5* In-Kind-> compliance services22825.5
Robert Watkins & Company, P.A.Tampa33606FL02/10/2012$2,500* In-Kind-> software2500
Robert Watkins & Company, P.A.Tampa33606FL09/13/2010$1,443.43* In-Kind-> software1443.43
Robert Watkins & Company, P.A.Tampa33606FL11/17/2011$1,299.09* In-Kind-> computer software1299.09
Robert Wood Johnson 1962 Charitable TrustNew York10020NY09/18/2012$1,000,0001000000
Satter FoundationWinnetka60093IL07/06/2012$100,000100000
Saving Florida's HeartlandLabelle33935FL06/28/2011$20,00020000
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, LLCTampa33612FL08/26/2012$72,954* In-Kind-> event entertainment72954
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, LLCTampa33612FL09/09/2012$49,471.36* In-Kind-> park admission49471.36
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, LLCTampa33612FL08/26/2012$30,000* In-Kind-> event gifts30000
Seminole Hard Rock & Casino-TampaTampa33610FL08/22/2012$100,000100000
Semiole Tribe of FloridaHollywood33314FL01/18/2012$250,000250000
Sheila M. McDevitt, P.L.St. Petersburg33701FL06/28/2011$5,0005000
Squire SandersCincinnati45202OH08/22/2012$12,50012500
Standard Parking CorporationTampa33602FL08/23/2012$3,0003000
Sunbelt Beverage Company, LLCLinthicum21090MD05/01/2012$25,00025000
SWS Charitable Foundation, Inc.Miami33169FL05/02/2012$50,00050000
Sykes Enterprises Charitable FoundationTampa33602FL01/27/2012$100,000100000
Tampa Bay Convention & Visitors BureauTampa33602FL07/27/2012$400,000400000
Tampa Bay Convention & Visitors BureauTampa33602FL08/31/2012$49,126.149126.1
Tampa Bay Convention & Visitors BureauTampa33602FL07/19/2012$34,99934999
Tampa Bay Convention & Visitors BureauTampa33602FL09/18/2012$67,22.916722.91
Tampa Bay Times Fund, Inc.Saint Petersburg33731FL04/05/2012$25,00025000
Tampa Orlando Pinellas Jewish FoundationTampa33625FL08/31/2012$25,00025000
Tech Data Product Managment, Inc.Clearwater33760FL05/03/2012$75,00075000
TECO Energy, Inc.Tampa33602FL11/09/2011$125,000125000
TECO Energy, Inc.Tampa33602FL07/12/2012$125,000125000
The Chickasaw NationAda74820OK05/23/2012$100,000100000
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA12/16/2011$600,000600000
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA08/31/2012$86,043* In-Kind-> beverages86043
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA07/20/2012$66,20066200
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA05/25/2012$3,271.12* In-Kind-> beverages3271.12
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA07/24/2012$3,034.56* In-Kind-> beverages3034.56
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA06/26/2012$3,015.36* In-Kind-> beverages3015.36
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA03/28/2012$2,488.56* In-Kind-> beverages2488.56
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA05/04/2012$2,473.36* In-Kind-> beverages2473.36
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA01/18/2012$2,344* In-Kind-> beverages2344
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA02/21/2012$1,716* In-Kind-> beverages1716
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA10/31/2011$871.78* In-Kind-> beverages871.78
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA02/21/2012$864.16* In-Kind-> beverages864.16
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA12/31/2011$759.36* In-Kind-> beverages759.36
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA12/05/2011$583.74* In-Kind-> beverages583.74
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA10/31/2011$562.8* In-Kind-> beverages562.8
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA12/05/2011$552.24* In-Kind-> beverages552.24
The Coca-Cola CompanyAtlanta30301GA12/16/2011$423.96* In-Kind-> beverages423.96
The David Tepper Charitable FoundationLivingston7039NJ08/16/2012$325,000325000
The Richard and Helen DeVos FoundationGrand Rapids49503MI06/26/2012$100,000100000
United Health Care Services, Inc.Minnetonka55343MN12/23/2011$500,000500000
United Health Care Services, Inc.Minnetonka55343MN07/26/2012$22473.3222473.32
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA08/26/2011$250,000250000
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA08/10/2012$50,00050000
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA08/31/2012$47,884.07* In-Kind-> printing/delivery47884.07
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA05/31/2012$9,456.64* In-Kind-> printing/delivery9456.64
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA06/29/2012$6,795.04* In-Kind-> printing/delivery6795.04
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA12/31/2011$5,812.24* In-Kind-> printing/delivery5812.24
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA04/30/2012$5,668.25* In-Kind-> printing/delivery5668.25
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA10/31/2011$5,144.22* In-Kind-> printing/delivery5144.22
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA02/29/2012$4,753.5* In-Kind-> printing/delivery4753.5
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA03/30/2012$4,320.04* In-Kind-> printing/delivery4320.04
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA09/27/2011$3,924.13* In-Kind-> printing/delivery3924.13
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA12/05/2011$2,448.5* In-Kind-> printing2448.5
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA09/28/2012$1,987.5* In-Kind-> delivery1987.5
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA07/31/2012$1,829.27* In-Kind-> printing/delivery1829.27
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA01/31/2012$1,435.08* In-Kind-> printing/delivery1435.08
United Parcel Service, Inc.Roswell30076GA12/05/2011$217.64* In-Kind-> postage/delivery217.64
USAmeriBank, Inc.Clearwater33762FL08/17/2012$25,00025000
Vinik Family FoundationBoston2110MA01/18/2011$1,000,0001000000
Vinik Family FoundationBoston2110MA07/18/2012$500,000500000
WalgreensDeerfield60015IL07/26/2012$125,000125000
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.Bentonville72716AR03/28/2012$150,000150000
Wellcare Health Plans, Inc.Tampa33631FL12/16/2011$100,000100000
Wellcare Health Plans, Inc.Tampa33631FL06/28/2012$50,00050000
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.Minneapolis55479MN01/03/2012$500,000500000
Xerox CorporationRochester14602NY07/11/2012$250,000250000
Yankee Global Enterprises, LLCTampa33614FL08/30/2011$150,000150000
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