Friends of the Rays | Tampa Bay Rays 2020

Friends of the Rays

Welcome to the Friends of the Rays page. The outpouring of support to “Keep the Rays in Tampa Bay” has been overwhelming. Many members of the community from across the Tampa Bay region have reached out in support of the Rays and the Tampa Bay Rays 2020 effort. We thank you!

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The list below represents the leaders in our region who endorse keeping the Rays in Tampa Bay:

  • Evan Brownstein; Hillsborough County
  • Martin Cullen; Pinellas County
  • Tina Marie Eloian; Pasco County
  • Carlton Fleming; Hillsborough County
  • Mark Heilig; Hillsborough County
  • Ferdian Jap; Hillsborough County
  • Rita Peters; Pinellas County
  • Ned Roberts; Hillsborough County
  • Joe Salerno; Pinellas County
  • Kuleen Shah; Hillsborough County
  • Eileen Sweeney; Hillsborough County

The Friends of the Rays is just that; people who love baseball and see the value of having the team in their community. Friends of the Rays is a broad-based organization of leaders representing the traditional 6/8 counties of Tampa Bay. The group volunteers as ambassadors to drive small to medium-sized sponsorships and community-based partnerships. This effort aims to unite individuals in the area, bonded through a sense of pride and solidarity.

For 20 years, the team has given back to the community in many charitable ways. You can visit Ray Tank to see the wonderful things being done in the community.

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