FIGHT BACK FUND

Address
6170 JOLIET RD STE 200
COUNTRYSIDE, IL 60525-4066
Contact
Phone: +1 (815) 254-3332
Nonprofit
EIN: 47-5289211
Year formed: 2015

Mission

FIGHT BACK FUND SUPPORTS RESEARCH AND PUBLIC RELATIONS TO COMBAT ANTI-UNION INITIATIVES, INCLUDING SO-CALLED RIGHT-TO-WORK POLICIES, "PAYCHECK PROTECTION" LAWS AIMED AT RESTRICTING UNION INVOLVEMENT IN POLITICS, ATTEMPTS TO WATER DOWN OR REPEAL PREVAILING WAGE STATUTES, AND EFFORTS TO BAN PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENTS. SUPPORTING SUCH CAUSES BENEFITS ALL WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES. THE FIGHT BACK FUND ENCOURAGES INFRASTRUCTURE SPENDING, INCLUDING THE NEED TO BUILD AND REPAIR ROADS , BRIDGES, AND PORTS. THE FIGHT BACK FUND WILL DEVELOP AND EXECUTE MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATION CAMPAIGNS DESIGNED TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC WITH REGARD TO LABOR AND INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUES.
 20162016
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2015
Subsection code04
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation $0.00
Number of employees 0
Number of people compensated >$100k 0
Number of volunteers 0
Number of highly compensated contractors 1
Personnel
Burke, Kevin
Title BOARD OF DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person KEVIN BURKE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Cisco, Steve
Title BOARD OF DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person STEVE CISCO
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Douglas, Marshall
Title BOARD OF DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person MARSHALL DOUGLAS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Fagan, Dave
Title SECRETARY-TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person DAVE FAGAN
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Kresge, Mike
Title BOARD OF DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person MIKE KRESGE
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Simrayh, Stanley
Title BOARD OF DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person STANLEY SIMRAYH
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Sweeney, James
Title CHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated person JAMES SWEENEY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True
Average hours per week working for org 1.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activities FIGHT BACK FUND SUPPORTS RESEARCH AND PUBLIC RELATIONS TO COMBAT ANTI-UNION INITIATIVES, INCLUDING SO-CALLED RIGHT-TO-WORK POLICIES, "PAYCHECK PROTECTION" LAWS AIMED AT RESTRICTING UNION INVOLVEMENT IN POLITICS, ATTEMPTS TO WATER DOWN OR REPEAL PREVAILING WAGE STATUTES, AND EFFORTS TO BAN PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENTS. SUPPORTING SUCH CAUSES BENEFITS ALL WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES. THE FIGHT BACK FUND ENCOURAGES INFRASTRUCTURE SPENDING, INCLUDING THE NEED TO BUILD AND REPAIR ROADS , BRIDGES, AND PORTS. THE FIGHT BACK FUND WILL DEVELOP AND EXECUTE MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATION CAMPAIGNS DESIGNED TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC WITH REGARD TO LABOR AND INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUES.
Program service expenses, total $1,858,304.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
FIGHT BACK FUND SUPPORTS RESEARCH AND PUBLIC RELATIONS TO COMBAT ANTI-UNION INITIATIVES, INCLUDING SO-CALLED RIGHT-TO-WORK POLICIES, "PAYCHECK PROTECTION" LAWS AIMED AT RESTRICTING UNION INVOLVEMENT IN POLITICS, ATTEMPTS TO WATER DOWN OR REPEAL PREVAILING WAGE STATUTES, AND EFFORTS TO BAN PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENTS. SUPPORTING SUCH CAUSES BENEFITS ALL WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES. THE FIGHT BACK FUND ENCOURAGES INFRASTRUCTURE SPENDING, INCLUDING THE NEED TO BUILD AND REPAIR ROADS , BRIDGES, AND PORTS. THE FIGHT BACK FUND WILL DEVELOP AND EXECUTE MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATION CAMPAIGNS DESIGNED TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC WITH REGARD TO LABOR AND INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUES.
Program expenses $1,858,304.00
Program revenue $2,170,897.00
Grants and allocations made $1,636,000.00
Program description FIGHT BACK FUND SUPPORTS RESEARCH AND PUBLIC RELATIONS TO COMBAT ANTI-UNION INITIATIVES, INCLUDING SO-CALLED RIGHT-TO-WORK POLICIES, "PAYCHECK PROTECTION" LAWS AIMED AT RESTRICTING UNION INVOLVEMENT IN POLITICS, ATTEMPTS TO WATER DOWN OR REPEAL PREVAILING WAGE STATUTES, AND EFFORTS TO BAN PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENTS. SUPPORTING SUCH CAUSES BENEFITS ALL WORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES. THE FIGHT BACK FUND ENCOURAGES INFRASTRUCTURE SPENDING, INCLUDING THE NEED TO BUILD AND REPAIR ROADS , BRIDGES, AND PORTS. THE FIGHT BACK FUND WILL DEVELOP AND EXECUTE MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATION CAMPAIGNS DESIGNED TO EDUCATE THE PUBLIC WITH REGARD TO LABOR AND INFRASTRUCTURE ISSUES.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$2,603,797.00$2,170,897.00
Revenue from contributions (total) $2,170,897.00
Investment income, current yr $0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr $2,170,897.00
Other revenue, current yr $0.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue $0.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from all other contributions $2,170,897.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all $1,858,304.00
Total functional expenses: program service  $1,858,304.00
Total functional expenses: management and general $0.00
Total functional expenses: fundraising $0.00
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total) $0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$86,968.00$312,593.00
Total liabilities $0.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr $312,593.00
Net assets $312,593.00
Cash: non-interest bearing $312,593.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year $0.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses $312,593.00
Total net assets or fund balances $312,593.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members 7
Number of independent voting members 7
Accrual accounting True
Tax year start date 2015-06-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012016-05-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5k True
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF 990
Reason for form submission
First filing True
IRS schema version 2015v3.0
Filing identifier 201720689349300747
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