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Communications Workers of America (CWA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

CWA is a union based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1949. As of 2018 they had $170 million in revenue and $596 million in assets.

Communications Workers of America (CWA) is the largest communications and media labor union in the United States, representing about 700,000 members in both the private and public sectors.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Communications Workers Of America Afl-Cio Clc.

(202) 434 1100
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Program areas at CWA

To organize workers for the economic, moral, and social advancement of their condition and status. To assist workers by providing economic assistance due to strikes and deaths.

Form 990s for CWA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-05Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-05May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-05Aug 10, 2017990OView PDF
2015-05Jul 27, 2016990OView PDF
2014-05May 26, 2015990OView PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for CWA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$11,595
Program services$126,789,234
Investment income and dividends$5,702,634
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$437,196
Net rental income$4,778,389
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$29,522,323
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$3,596,056
Total revenues$170,837,427

Vendors for CWA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-17
██████Content management system software2020-03-05
███████ ███ █████ ████Tax accounting; Audit accounting; Accounting (including auditing)$24,9162019-04-15
██████Software Consultant$979,2452018-05-01
██████████ ███████ ███Car Rental$657,6942018-05-01
██████ █████ ███Public Relations$574,4232018-05-01
██████ ████████Legal$1,440,0002018-05-01
██████ ████████ ███ ████████Legal$537,0332018-05-01
...and 14 more vendors

Personnel at CWA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Ed MooneyDistrict Vice President-July 2, 2018
Yvette HerreraSenior Director - Politics and Communications$155,968May 31, 2018
███████ █ ████████General Counsel$175,329May 31, 2018
██████ ████Senior Director - Coll Bargaining and T$156,722May 31, 2018
████ ██ ██████Senior Ex Director - Alliance$155,709May 31, 2018
██████ ███████Sector Vice - Presidents, Printing, Publishing and Media Workers Executive Officer, and Canadian Director$164,269July 2, 2018
████ ████████Secretary - Treasurer$182,347May 16, 2019
████ ██████Sector Vice - Presidents, Printing, Publishing and Media Workers Executive Officer, and Canadian Director$139,127July 2, 2018
███████ █████████District Vice President$165,737July 2, 2018
█████ █ ██████Vice President$162,003June 27, 2018
...and 11 more key personnel

Peer labor unions

1National Education Association of the United States501(c)(5)$383 millionWashington, DC
2International Association of Bridge Structural Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers (IABSORIW)501(c)(5)$62 millionWashington, DC
3International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF)501(c)(5)$64 millionWashington, DC
4American Federation of Teachers (AFT)501(c)(5)$229 millionWashington, DC
5Massachusetts Teachers Association501(c)(5)$51 millionQuincy, MA
6American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees501(c)(5)$160 millionWashington, DC
7International Union of Painters and Allied Trades - (IUPAT)501(c)(5)$45 millionHanover, MD
8Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters (NRCC)501(c)(5)$84 millionEdison, NJ
9United Brotherhood of Carpenters & Joiners - 4014 Indiana-Kentucky-Ohio Reg CNCL501(c)(5)$53 millionGreenwood, IN
10Air Line Pilots Association International (ALPA)501(c)(5)$211 millionMclean, VA
11New Jersey Education Association (NJEA)501(c)(5)$144 millionTrenton, NJ
12Civil Service Employees Association - 1000 Csea HQ501(c)(5)$145 millionAlbany, NY
13California Nurses Association501(c)(5)$123 millionOakland, CA
14New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA)501(c)(5)$48 millionNew York, NY
15International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers - Headquarters501(c)(5)$181 millionWashington, DC
16International Association of Sheet Metal Air Rail and Transportation Workers (SMART)501(c)(5)$79 millionWashington, DC
17National Football League Players Association (NFLPA)501(c)(5)$95 millionWashington, DC
18Laborers' International Union of North America (LIUNA)501(c)(5)$89 millionWashington, DC
19Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers & Trainmen - Blet Group Return501(c)(5)$55 millionIndependence, OH
20United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA)501(c)(5)$46 millionLos Angeles, CA
21American Postal Workers Union - AFL-CIO501(c)(5)$62 millionWashington, DC
22International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT)501(c)(5)$199 millionWashington, DC
23United Food and Commercial Workers International Union -- Ufcw (UFCW)501(c)(5)$250 millionWashington, DC
24International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE)501(c)(5)$76 millionWashington, DC
25Service Employees International Union (SEIU)501(c)(5)$287 millionWashington, DC