The amazing paintings of David Michael Bowers: “Realism with an Edge”

The Madeira Beach-based artist is known for his distinctively realistic portraiture.

Kyle, Ron, Beverly and Kent Bailey in an undated photo. Courtesy Bailey Family Foundation.

Benefactors: The Bailey Family Foundation

 duPont REGISTRY Tampa Bay’s “Benefactors” series highlights men and women whose thoughtful philanthropy has enriched the Tampa Bay community in countless ways. The late 1950s was a bad time to […]

Jeanne and Kevin Milkey at the Dr. G. Carter Woodson African American Museum.

G is for Giving: Helping fight hunger and fund education

This year’s A to Z Issue celebrates people and businesses who have been successfully riding the turbulent waves of change and offering service and hope to the community at large. The […]

Driving Force: RV One’s Don Strollo Talks About the Importance of Giving Back

Family is a subject that comes up a lot when you talk to Don Strollo.  And no wonder. He and his brothers, Matt and Mark Strollo, grew up in the […]

Scholars with Jane Bunker’s painting “Stargazer.”

Painter Jane Bunker's crusade to help African-American scholars continues — with a few changes

NOTE: A version of this story appears in the print and digital editions of the Spring 2020 issue of duPont REGISTRY Tampa Bay, which went to press before the COVID-19 […]

Kerryn Ellson, Kelly Nash, Tom Nash, Sandra Nesbit, Greg Willsey and Susan Murbach at Martinis + Matisse.

Martinis + Matisse 2020

On Saturday, January 18, Frank & Brenda Crum hosted the Clearwater Free Clinic’s Martinis + Matisse fundraiser. The event drew hundreds of art-loving patrons who enjoy an evening of tasty […]

Robert, Shayla, Nick and Katie Sloan (at mic) at the Be Mine 2020 gala. A Heart Gallery family, the Sloans adopted Nick in 2019.

Heart Gallery of Tampa's Be Mine 2020 Gala

“Be Mine 2020: Believe in the Impossible” was the theme of the Heart Gallery’s Alice in Wonderland-inspired gala at the Palma Ceia Golf & Country Club on Thursday, February 6th. […]

Lakeland's Tigertown Stadium.

Giving Back with Zack: Spring Training with the Detroit Tigers

Spring Training season opened in Florida at the end of February — the best time to watch your favorite baseball teams in beautiful weather and smaller stadiums reminiscent of baseball […]

NYE@MFA: Flights of Fancy

More than 400 guests attended the Museum of Fine Arts’ second annual New Year’s Eve dinner and party on Dec. 31, 2019 (and on into January 1, 2020). The theme […]

Giving Back with Zack: The McDonagh-Killorn Kancer Jam

Last week, on a chilly Friday afternoon at Tampa’s Sparkman Wharf, the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Ryan McDonagh and Alex Killorn hosted the McDonagh-Killorn Kancer Jam, a fundraiser to help kids and young […]