NORTHWEST GROCERY ASSOCIATION

Address
155 B AVENUE NO 110
LAKE OSWEGO, OR 97034
Contact
Website: http://nwgrocery.org
Phone: +1 (800) 824-1602
Nonprofit
NTEE: S01 - Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
EIN: 93-0792490

Mission

THE MISSION OF NWGA IS TO SERVE AS THE SPOKESPERSON FOR THE NORTHWEST'S GROCERY INDUSTRY BY PROMOTING THE COMMON INTERESTS AND ISSUES OF ITS MEMBERSHIP BY PROVIDING CURRENT COMMUNICATIONS, LEADERSHIP AND MEMBER SERVICES.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1980
Subsection code06
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area6442
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$321,113.00$322,448.00$278,225.00$249,683.00$240,060.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$292,662.00$280,167.00$292,725.00$264,183.00$251,560.00
Number of employees33334
Number of people compensated >$100k11111
Number of volunteers00000
Number of highly compensated contractors0000 
Personnel
Albers, Marc
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personMARC ALBERSMARC ALBERSMARC ALBERSMARC ALBERSMARC ALBERS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Baschnagel, Josh
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personJOSH BASCHNAGEL    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
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    
Bassler, Dennis
Title BOARD MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated person DENNIS BASSLER   
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   
Campbell, Rocky
TitleCHAIRMANFIRST VICE CHAIRFIRST VICE CHAIRBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personROCKY CAMPBELLROCKY CAMPBELLROCKY CAMPBELLROCKY CAMPBELL 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Chenney, Lisa
Title SECRETARY/TREASURER   
Name of key/compensated person LISA CHENNEY   
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   
Clark, Robert
Title    BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person    ROBERT CLARK
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
Davis, Dirk
Title    BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person    DIRK DAVIS
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
Frisby, Steve
Title  IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIRCHAIRMANCHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated person  STEVE FRISBYSTEVE FRISBYSTEVE FRISBY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  1.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Gilliam, E
TitlePRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated personE JOE GILLIAME JOE GILLIAME JOE GILLIAME JOE GILLIAME JOE GILLIAM
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.0040.0040.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org$292,662.00$280,167.00$292,725.00$264,183.00$251,560.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$70,265.00$59,639.00$34,791.00$33,622.00$30,168.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Gust, Lynn
Title    IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
Name of key/compensated person    LYNN GUST
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
Hammer, Ryan
Title BOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person RYAN HAMMERRYAN HAMMERRYAN HAMMER 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Heffner, Rick
TitleFIRST VICE CHAIRBOARD MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personRICK HEFFNERRICK HEFFNER   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Johnson, Jason
Title   BOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person   JASON JOHNSONJASON JOHNSON
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Johnson, Lauren
TitleSECRETARY/TREASURERBOARD MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personLAUREN JOHNSONLAUREN JOHNSON   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
McNiff, Greg
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personGREG MCNIFF    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
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    
Merrill, Melinda
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personMELINDA MERRILL    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
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    
Omoss, Mario
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personMARIO OMOSS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
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    
Read, Mike
Title   FIRST VICE CHAIRFIRST VICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated person   MIKE READMIKE READ
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   1.001.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Reed, Ann
Title  SECRETARY/TREASURER  
Name of key/compensated person  ANN REED  
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  
Sandeno, Greg
Title    BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person    GREG SANDENO
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
Vachris, Ron
Title CHAIRMANCHAIRMANSECRETARY/TREASURERSECRETARY/TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person RON VACHRISRON VACHRISRON VACHRISRON VACHRIS
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 1.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Vanwetten, Ray
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personRAY VANWETTENRAY VANWETTENRAY VANWETTENRAY VANWETTEN 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Walery, Debi
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personDEBI WALERYDEBI WALERYDEBI WALERYDEBI WALERYDEBI WALERY
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org1.001.001.001.001.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Wampler, Adam
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personADAM WAMPLER    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org1.00    
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 activitiesTHE MISSION OF NWGA IS TO SERVE AS THE SPOKESPERSON FOR THE NORTHWEST'S GROCERY INDUSTRY BY PROMOTING THE COMMON INTERESTS AND ISSUES OF ITS MEMBERSHIP BY PROVIDING CURRENT COMMUNICATIONS, LEADERSHIP AND MEMBER SERVICES. THE ASSOCIATION WORKS FOR THE REGION'S GROCERY TRADE AS ITS LEGISLATIVE WATCHDOG, PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY AND NEWS AND INFORMATION RESOURCE. THE ASSOCIATION REPRESENTS RETAILERS, WHOLESALERS, BROKERS, MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS.THE MISSION OF NWGA IS TO SERVE AS THE SPOKESPERSON FOR THE NORTHWEST'S GROCERY INDUSTRY BY PROMOTING THE COMMON INTERESTS AND ISSUES OF ITS MEMBERSHIP BY PROVIDING CURRENT COMMUNICATIONS, LEADERSHIP AND MEMBER SERVICES. THE ASSOCIATION WORKS FOR THE REGION'S GROCERY TRADE AS ITS LEGISLATIVE WATCHDOG, PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY AND NEWS AND INFORMATION RESOURCE. THE ASSOCIATION REPRESENTS RETAILERS, WHOLESALERS, BROKERS, MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS.THE MISSION OF NWGA IS TO SERVE AS THE SPOKESPERSON FOR THE NORTHWEST'S GROCERY INDUSTRY BY PROMOTING THE COMMON INTERESTS AND ISSUES OF ITS MEMBERSHIP BY PROVIDING CURRENT COMMUNICATIONS, LEADERSHIP AND MEMBER SERVICES. THE ASSOCIATION WORKS FOR THE REGION'S GROCERY TRADE AS ITS LEGISLATIVE WATCHDOG, PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY AND NEWS AND INFORMATION RESOURCE. THE ASSOCIATION REPRESENTS RETAILERS, WHOLESALERS, BROKERS, MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS.THE MISSION OF NWGA IS TO SERVE AS THE SPOKESPERSON FOR THE NORTHWEST'S GROCERY INDUSTRY BY PROMOTING THE COMMON INTERESTS AND ISSUES OF ITS MEMBERSHIP BY PROVIDING CURRENT COMMUNICATIONS, LEADERSHIP AND MEMBER SERVICES. THE ASSOCIATION WORKS FOR THE REGION'S GROCERY TRADE AS ITS LEGISLATIVE WATCHDOG, PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY AND NEWS AND INFORMATION RESOURCE. THE ASSOCIATION REPRESENTS RETAILERS, WHOLESALERS, BROKERS, MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS.THE MISSION OF NWGA IS TO SERVE AS THE SPOKESPERSON FOR THE NORTHWEST'S GROCERY INDUSTRY BY PROMOTING THE COMMON INTERESTS AND ISSUES OF ITS MEMBERSHIP BY PROVIDING CURRENT COMMUNICATIONS, LEADERSHIP AND MEMBER SERVICES. THE ASSOCIATION WORKS FOR THE REGION'S GROCERY TRADE AS ITS LEGISLATIVE WATCHDOG, PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCY AND NEWS AND INFORMATION RESOURCE. THE ASSOCIATION REPRESENTS RETAILERS, WHOLESALERS, BROKERS, MANUFACTURERS AND SUPPLIERS.
Programs, including revenue & expenses
EXPAND MEMBERSHIP TO INCLUDE NORTHWEST REGION AND COORDINATION OF EFFORT WITH OTHER STATE ASSOCIATIONS. LEGISLATIVE WORK BEGAN IN IDAHO IN 2009. ISSUES INCLUDED TRANSPORTATION FUNDING, LOTTERY RETAIL COMMISSIONS, FEES, TAX ISSUES, AND ISSUES LISTED IN STATEMENT TWO ABOVE.
Program description    EXPAND MEMBERSHIP TO INCLUDE NORTHWEST REGION AND COORDINATION OF EFFORT WITH OTHER STATE ASSOCIATIONS. LEGISLATIVE WORK BEGAN IN IDAHO IN 2009. ISSUES INCLUDED TRANSPORTATION FUNDING, LOTTERY RETAIL COMMISSIONS, FEES, TAX ISSUES, AND ISSUES LISTED IN STATEMENT TWO ABOVE.
PROMOTE RETAILER PARTICIPATION IN NEW BOTTLE DROP RECYCLING CENTERS AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE NEW RECYCLING CENTERS. ASSOCIATION REPRESENTATIVES CONTINUED TO TRAVELED TO NEWLY OPENED CENTERS IN 2016 TO PROVIDE EDUCATION AND ANSWER QUESTIONS. SEVERAL NEW RECYCLING CENTERS CONTINUE TO OPEN ON AN ANNUAL BASIS.
Program descriptionPROMOTE RETAILER PARTICIPATION IN NEW BOTTLE DROP RECYCLING CENTERS AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE NEW RECYCLING CENTERS. ASSOCIATION REPRESENTATIVES CONTINUED TO TRAVELED TO NEWLY OPENED CENTERS IN 2016 TO PROVIDE EDUCATION AND ANSWER QUESTIONS. SEVERAL NEW RECYCLING CENTERS CONTINUE TO OPEN ON AN ANNUAL BASIS.PROMOTE RETAILER PARTICIPATION IN NEW BOTTLE DROP RECYCLING CENTERS AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE NEW RECYCLING CENTERS. ASSOCIATION REPRESENTATIVES CONTINUED TO TRAVELED TO NEWLY OPENED CENTERS IN 2015 TO PROVIDE EDUCATION AND ANSWER QUESTIONS. SEVERAL NEW RECYCLING CENTERS CONTINUE TO OPEN ON AN ANNUAL BASIS.PROMOTE RETAILER PARTICIPATION IN NEW BOTTLE DROP RECYCLING CENTERS AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE NEW RECYCLING CENTERS. ASSOCIATION REPRESENTATIVES TRAVELED TO NEWLY OPENED CENTERS IN 2014 TO PROVIDE EDUCATION AND ANSWER QUESTIONS.PROMOTE RETAILER PARTICIPATION IN NEW BOTTLE DROP RECYCLING CENTERS AND EDUCATE THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE NEW RECYCLING CENTERS. ASSOCIATION REPRESENTATIVES TRAVELED TO NEWLY OPENED CENTERS IN 2013 TO PROVIDE EDUCATION AND ANSWER QUESTIONS. 
REPRESENTATION BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURES AND CITY OFFICIALS RELATED TO THE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSRY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. EXAMPLES OF LEGISLATION INCLUDE MINIMUM WAGE, IMMUNIZATIONS, AND LARGE TRUCKS IN IDAHO, MINIMUM WAGE, NICOTINE PRODUCTS, AND RETAIL PHARMACY CONTRACEPTIVE SERVICES IN WASHINGTON, AND MINIMUM WAGE, PREDICTIVE SCHEDULING, EQUAL PAY, AND CONTINUED BOTTLE BILL PREPARATION IN OREGON.
Program descriptionREPRESENTATION BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURES AND CITY OFFICIALS RELATED TO THE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSRY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. EXAMPLES OF LEGISLATION INCLUDE MINIMUM WAGE, IMMUNIZATIONS, AND LARGE TRUCKS IN IDAHO, MINIMUM WAGE, NICOTINE PRODUCTS, AND RETAIL PHARMACY CONTRACEPTIVE SERVICES IN WASHINGTON, AND MINIMUM WAGE, PREDICTIVE SCHEDULING, EQUAL PAY, AND CONTINUED BOTTLE BILL PREPARATION IN OREGON.    
REPRESENTATION BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURES AND CITY OFFICIALS RELATED TO THE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSRY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. EXAMPLES OF LEGISLATION INCLUDE SNAP BENEFITS, BEER & WINE LEGISLATION, TRANSPORTATION, TAX POLICY IN IDAHO, LIQUOR ISSUES, PHARMACY, RETAIL GROCERY ISSUES, GMO LABELING, CHILD SAFE PRODUCTS IN WASHINGTON, THE BOTTLE BILL, SELF-CHECKOUT, EMPLOYMENT, CHILDRENS' PRODUCTS SAFETY IN OREGON, TAX EXEMPTION IN IDAHO, BUDGET AND TAXES IN WASHINGTON, TRANSPORTATION ISSUES, ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, AND PREPAID WIRELESS CARD FEES IN OREGON. THESE ISSUES WERE PRESENT IN BOTH 2014 AND 2015.
Program description REPRESENTATION BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURES AND CITY OFFICIALS RELATED TO THE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSRY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. EXAMPLES OF LEGISLATION INCLUDE SNAP BENEFITS, BEER & WINE LEGISLATION, TRANSPORTATION, TAX POLICY IN IDAHO, LIQUOR ISSUES, PHARMACY, RETAIL GROCERY ISSUES, GMO LABELING, CHILD SAFE PRODUCTS IN WASHINGTON, THE BOTTLE BILL, SELF-CHECKOUT, EMPLOYMENT, CHILDRENS' PRODUCTS SAFETY IN OREGON, TAX EXEMPTION IN IDAHO, BUDGET AND TAXES IN WASHINGTON, TRANSPORTATION ISSUES, ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, AND PREPAID WIRELESS CARD FEES IN OREGON. THESE ISSUES WERE PRESENT IN BOTH 2014 AND 2015.REPRESENTATION BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURES AND CITY OFFICIALS RELATED TO THE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSRY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. EXAMPLES OF LEGISLATION INCLUDE SNAP BENEFITS, BEER & WINE LEGISLATION, TRANSPORTATION, TAX POLICY IN IDAHO, LIQUOR ISSUES, PHARMACY, RETAIL GROCERY ISSUES, GMO LABELING, CHILD SAFE PRODUCTS IN WASHINGTON, THE BOTTLE BILL, SELF-CHECKOUT, EMPLOYMENT, CHILDRENS' PRODUCTS SAFETY IN OREGON, TAX EXEMPTION IN IDAHO, BUDGET AND TAXES IN WASHINGTON, TRANSPORTATION ISSUES, ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES, AND PREPAID WIRELESS CARD FEES IN OREGON.REPRESENTATION BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURES AND CITY OFFICIALS RELATED TO THE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSRY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. EXAMPLES OF LEGISLATION INCLUDE SNAP BENEFITS, BEER & WINE LEGISLATION, TRANSPORTATION, AND TAX POLICY IN IDAHO, LIQUOR ISSUES, PHARMACY, RETAIL GROCERY ISSUES, GMO LABELING, AND CHILD SAFE PRODUCTS IN WASHINGTON, AND THE BOTTLE BILL, SELF-CHECKOUT, PHARMACY, EMPLOYMENT, AND CHILDRENS' PRODUCTS SAFETY IN OREGON.REPRESENTATION BEFORE STATE LEGISLATURES AND CITY OFFICIALS RELATED TO THE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSRY IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST. EXAMPLES OF LEGISLATION INCLUDE SNAP BENEFITS, LIQUOR PRIVATIZATION, HEALTH INSURANCE, AND TAX POLICY IN IDAHO, LIQUOR ISSUES, PHARMACY, RETAIL GROCERY ISSUES, GMO LABELING, AND CHILD SAFE PRODUCTS IN WASHINGTON, AND THE BOTTLE BILL, ASSISTANCE ANIMALS IN STORES, PHARMACY, AND FOOD SAFETY IN OREGON.
THE ASSOCIATION PROVIDES EDUCATION TO ITS MEMBERS BY WAY OF SEMINARS, BI-MONTHLY E-MAIL NEWSLETTERS, AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE REPORTS. A TRI-STATE LEGISLATIVE REPORT WAS E-MAILED OUT IN 2016, IN ADDITION TO SEVERAL CONFERENCE CALLS. MEMBERS ARE INFORMED ABOUT LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSTRY IN THEIR STATES AND CITIES.
Program descriptionTHE ASSOCIATION PROVIDES EDUCATION TO ITS MEMBERS BY WAY OF SEMINARS, BI-MONTHLY E-MAIL NEWSLETTERS, AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE REPORTS. A TRI-STATE LEGISLATIVE REPORT WAS E-MAILED OUT IN 2016, IN ADDITION TO SEVERAL CONFERENCE CALLS. MEMBERS ARE INFORMED ABOUT LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSTRY IN THEIR STATES AND CITIES.THE ASSOCIATION PROVIDES EDUCATION TO ITS MEMBERS BY WAY OF SEMINARS, BI-MONTHLY E-MAIL NEWSLETTERS, AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE REPORTS. A TRI-STATE LEGISLATIVE REPORT WAS E-MAILED OUT TO THE ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP IN 2015. MEMBERS ARE INFORMED ABOUT LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSTRY IN THEIR STATES AND CITIES.THE ASSOCIATION PROVIDES EDUCATION TO ITS MEMBERS BY WAY OF SEMINARS, BI-MONTHLY E-MAIL NEWSLETTERS, AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE REPORTS. A TRI-STATE LEGISLATIVE REPORT WAS MAILED OUT TO THE ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP IN 2014. MEMBERS ARE INFORMED ABOUT LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSTRY IN THEIR STATES AND CITIES.THE ASSOCIATION PROVIDES EDUCATION TO ITS MEMBERS BY WAY OF SEMINARS, BI-MONTHLY E-MAIL NEWSLETTERS, AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE REPORTS. A TRI-STATE LEGISLATIVE REPORT WAS MAILED OUT TO THE ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP IN 2013. MEMBERS ARE INFORMED ABOUT LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSTRY IN THEIR STATES AND CITIES.THE ASSOCIATION PROVIDES EDUCATION TO ITS MEMBERS BY WAY OF SEMINARS, BI-MONTHLY E-MAIL NEWSLETTERS, AND LEGISLATIVE UPDATE REPORTS. A TRI-STATE LEGISLATIVE REPORT WAS MAILED OUT TO THE ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP IN 2012. MEMBERS ARE INFORMED ABOUT LEGISLATIVE ISSUES AFFECTING THE INDUSTRY IN THEIR STATES AND CITIES.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$788,082.00$732,685.00$748,381.00$865,669.00$1,058,516.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$34,800.00$28,000.00$0.00$26,625.00$102,800.00
Investment income, current yr$4,003.00$3,569.00$4,559.00$2,139.00$425.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$34,800.00$28,000.00$0.00$26,625.00$102,800.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$105,822.00$158,812.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Program service revenue (total)$749,279.00$701,116.00$743,822.00$731,083.00$796,479.00
Gross receipts$788,082.00$732,685.00$748,381.00$897,022.00$1,100,349.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events   $8,800.00$2,800.00
Revenue from all other contributions$34,800.00$28,000.00 $17,825.00$100,000.00
Other types of revenue
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$4,003.00$3,569.00$4,559.00$2,139.00$425.00
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events   $105,822.00$158,812.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$778,126.00$736,045.00$882,587.00$742,716.00$1,063,936.00
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$162,000.00$158,000.00   
Legal fees (total)  $2,337.00$20.00$2,691.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,635,848.00$1,571,904.00$1,532,971.00$1,656,695.00$1,522,005.00
Total assets, beginning of year$1,571,904.00$1,532,971.00$1,656,695.00$1,522,005.00$1,517,112.00
Total liabilities$158,867.00$104,879.00$62,586.00$52,104.00$40,367.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$104,879.00$62,586.00$52,104.00$40,367.00$30,054.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$1,476,981.00$1,467,025.00$1,470,385.00$1,604,591.00$1,481,638.00
Net assets$1,476,981.00$1,467,025.00$1,470,385.00$1,604,591.00$1,481,638.00
Net assets, beginning of year$1,467,025.00$1,470,385.00$1,604,591.00$1,481,638.00$1,487,058.00
Other liabilities$158,867.00$104,879.00$62,586.00$52,104.00$40,367.00
Other assets$2,613.00$58.00$91.00$76.00$84.00
Investments: other securities-$8,740.00    
Cash: non-interest bearing$887,324.00$752,152.00$443,135.00$260,620.00$976,576.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$752,152.00$443,135.00$260,620.00$976,576.00$969,156.00
Investments -- program-related$197,917.00$248,166.00$248,166.00$248,166.00$248,166.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$9,956.00-$3,360.00-$134,206.00$122,953.00-$5,420.00
Advertising (total)$3,599.00$3,903.00$7,548.00$750.00$11,110.00
Savings & temp cash investment$500,000.00$500,000.00$750,000.00$750,007.00$286,060.00
Accounts receivable, net  $0.00$1,758.00$626.00
Total net assets or fund balances$1,476,981.00$1,467,025.00$1,470,385.00$1,604,591.00$1,481,638.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$2,961.00$6,648.00$5,750.00$6,279.00$6,037.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members121191011
Number of independent voting members11108910
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Org has controlled entityTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Reason for form submission
Address change True   
Date e-filing submitted2017-12-012017-02-232015-10-072014-09-152013-12-21
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201712719349301231201603149349302590201502669349301050201422259349302537201333169349305778
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