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UNITE HERE, Local 17

Basic Information

Local 17

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Address

UNITE HERE
312 CENTRAL AVE SE
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55414

Financial Information

The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA), which is enforced by the Office of Labor-Management Standards, requires labor unions to file annual reports detailing their operations. Contained in those reports are breakdowns of each union's spending, income and other financial information.

Basic Financials

Total Assets $214,686
Total Liabilities $3,491
Total Income $2,307,550
Total Spent $2,405,132

Total Assets Trend

Assets (Change from previous report)

Cash $208,533 (-31.9%)
Accounts Receivable $0 (0.0%)
Investments $1,300 (0.0%)
Fixed Assets $3,619 (0.0%)
Treasury Securities $0 (0.0%)
Other Assets $1,234 (0.0%)
Loans Receivable $0 (0.0%)

Liabilities

Loans Payable $0
Accounts Payable $0
Other Liabilities $3,491
Mortgages $0

Income

Dues $1,646,746
Per Person Tax $0
Investments $0
Supplies $0
Loan Repayment $0
Interest $0
Dividends $0
Rents $0
Fees and Fines $465,951
Loans Obtained $0
Other Receipts $194,853
Affiliates $0
Members $0
Reinvestments $0
All Others $151

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Spending

The Office of Labor-Management Standards (OLMS) requires unions to report how they spent their money in a number of categories. For the first five, OLMS requires unions to provide detailed information on any recipient that received more than $5,000 per year.

Spending Overview

Spending Breakdown

Representational $583,246 (24.25%)
Political Activities and Lobbying $106,455 (4.43%)
Contributions, Gifts, and Grants $11,585 (0.48%)
General Overhead $329,609 (13.70%)
Union Administration $82,140 (3.42%)
Strike Benefits $0 (0.00%)
To Union Officers $293,525 (12.20%)
To Union Employees $344,942 (14.34%)
Education $0 (0.00%)
Fees $0 (0.00%)

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Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Membership

Membership Trend

YearMembers
20023,084
20032,905
20043,205
20053,109
20063,076
20073,312
20083,176
20093,074
20103,313
20112,999
20122,888
20132,946
20142,882
20152,944
20163,155
20173,155
20183,105
20193,141

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021

Leaders & Salaries

Top Ten Highest Paid Leaders

NameTitleTotal Compensation
WADE LUNEBURGRECORDING SECRETARY$94,551
URIEL ESPINOZAVICE PRESIDENT$89,849
ROSELBA VALENZUELLASR VICE PRESIDENT$73,907
CHRISTA MELLOPRESIDENT$67,259
SHEIGH FREEBERGSECRETARY-TREASURER$55,520
LAURA MALAFAACCOUNTANT$55,234
GEOFFREY PAQUETTEBA/ORGANIZER$52,330
MARY KALDABA/ORGANIZER$50,672
BRIAN WEGNERBUS AGENT$49,966
MOLLY THULBA/ORGANIZER$48,638

Source: Office of Labor Management Standards

Year Covered: 2019  •  Last Updated: April 8th, 2021