Washington Center for Equitable Growth



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Budget (2016):

Revenue: $5,400,333
Expenses: $4,593,035
Assets: $3,718,687

Washington Center for Equitable Growth is a forum for research and writing on left-of-center economics which makes grants for university researchers. John Podesta, a Democratic operative who held senior positions in the Clinton and Obama White Houses, founded the Center in 2013, housing it at the Center for American Progress (CAP), a multi-issue liberal think tank he also founded.

Former CAP economist Heather Boushey serves as the Washington Center for Equitable Growth’s president.

Directors, Employees & Supporters

  1. Heather Boushey
    President and Chief Executive Officer
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Nonprofit Information

  • Accounting Period: December - November
  • Tax Exemption Received: October 1, 2015

  • Available Filings

    Period Form Type Total revenue Total functional expenses Total assets (EOY) Total liabilities (EOY) Unrelated business income? Total contributions Program service revenue Investment income Comp. of current officers, directors, etc. Form 990
    2016 Dec Form 990 $5,400,333 $4,593,035 $3,718,687 $612,173 N $5,395,000 $0 $1,492 $386,298
    2015 Dec Form 990 $1,885,434 $467,857 $3,213,500 $914,284 N $1,788,449 $0 $0 $0 PDF

    Washington Center for Equitable Growth

    1500 K ST NW STE 850
    WASHINGTON, DC 20005-1267