2021 Trade Association and Policy-Based Organization Support

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Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2021

The following is a list of trade associations and other policy-based organizations Target supports that engage in public policy advocacy and advancement of issues of common concern. The aggregate amount of financial support is $3.0 million, 21% of which supports non-deductible lobbying activities. Organizations are expressly prohibited from using this financial support for campaign contributions or to influence the outcome of specific elections or ballot initiatives.

Organizations

  • Alabama Retail Association  
  • Alliance of Wisconsin Retailers  
  • American Council of Young Political Leaders  
  • Arizona Retail Association  
  • Arkansas Grocers & Retail Merchants Association  
  • Association for a Better NYC  
  • Attorney General Alliance  
  • Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce  
  • Bryce Harlow Foundation  
  • Business-Government Relations Council  
  • California Business Properties  
  • California Chamber of Commerce  
  • California Retailers Association  
  • Center Forward  
  • Chicago Retail Merchants Association  
  • Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce  
  • Colorado Retail Council  
  • Committee on Jobs  
  • Conference Board  
  • Congressional Black Caucus Foundation  
  • Connecticut Advocacy Campaign 
  • Connecticut Alcohol Retailers Exchange 
  • Connecticut Retail Merchants Association 
  • Corporate Health Care Coalition  
  • Delaware Retail Council  
  • Democratic Governors Association  
  • Florida Retail Federation 
  • Georgia Retail Association  
  • Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce  
  • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce  
  • Greater MSP  
  • Hawaii Chamber of Commerce  
  • Illinois Retail Merchants Association  
  • Indiana Retail Council  
  • Institute for American Values  
  • Iowa Retail Federation  
  • Ireland Funds America  
  • Kentucky Retail Federation  
  • League of Women Voters  
  • Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce  
  • Los Angeles County Business Federation 
  • Louisiana Retailers Association  
  • Maryland Retailers Association  
  • Michigan Retail Association  
  • Minneapolis Downtown Council  
  • Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce  
  • Minnesota Business Partnership  
  • Minnesota Chamber of Commerce  
  • Minnesota Employment Law Council  
  • Minnesota Governmental Relations Council  
  • Minnesota Retailers Association  
  • Mississippi Retail & Grocers Association  
  • Missouri Retailers Association  
  • Montana Retail Association  
  • National Association of Business Political Action Committees  
  • National Association of Counties  
  • National Black Caucus of State Legislators  

Total $3 million

  • National Conference of State Legislatures  
  • National Governors Association  
  • National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators  
  • National Retail Federation  
  • New Hampshire Retail Association  
  • New Jersey Business & Industry Association  
  • New Mexico Retail Association  
  • North Carolina Retailers Association  
  • North Dakota Retailers Association  
  • Ohio Council of Retail Merchants  
  • Oklahoma Retail Merchants Association  
  • Oregon Business & Industry Association  
  • Pennsylvania Chamber of Business & Industry  
  • Pennsylvania Retailers Association  
  • Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce  
  • Privacy for America  
  • Public Affairs Council  
  • Queens Chamber of Commerce  
  • Republican Governors Association  
  • Retail Association of Maine  
  • Retail Association of Nevada  
  • Retail Council of New York  
  • Retail Industry Leaders Association 
  • Retailers Association of Massachusetts  
  • Rhode Island Retail Federation  
  • San Diego Regional Chamber  
  • San Francisco Chamber of Commerce  
  • South Carolina Retail Association  
  • South Dakota Retailers Association  
  • St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce  
  • State Government Affairs Council  
  • State Privacy and Security Coalition  
  • Tennessee Retail Association  
  • Texas Retailers Association  
  • The Business Council  
  • The Business Roundtable  
  • The Ripon Society  
  • The U.S.-China Business Council  
  • U.S. Conference of Mayors  
  • University of Minnesota Foundation  
  • Urban Land Institute - Regional Council of Mayors  
  • U.S. Chamber of Commerce  
  • U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum 
  • Utah Retail Merchants Association  
  • Virginia Retail Federation  
  • VoteRunLead  
  • Washington Retailers Association  
  • Wyoming Retail Association