Chicago Campaign Cash

Ward 50

Candidate figures are sums of all contributions reported to the Illinois State Board of Elections, and scraped by Illinois Election Money. Go to their site to learn more about what is reported to the state.

Click the name of a candidate to see each contribution to their campaign committees (some candidates have more than one). Some candidates either don't have committees or haven't raised enough to trigger state reporting requirements.

Names and figures are displayed as reported to the state. Some names may be incorrect or listed under multiple spellings.

Contributions since last election include all donation since Feb. 22, 2011. All contributions include all donations on the State Board of Elections website, complete since 2000.

= Incumbent


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Top donors: Individuals or organizations that have contributed the most to a candidate.

Top employers: Sums individual donations grouped by employer reported by the individual.

Shajan M. Kuriakose

Top donors

Shajan Kuriakose: $8,833.62

Gas Depot: $5,000.00

Indo-American Democratic Organization: $4,250.00

Brad Freshour: $2,500.00

Technology Solutions Inc: $2,500.00

Top employers

Consultant: $11,333.62

Self Employed: $5,500.00

Retired: $5,000.00

Raja Foods: $3,000.00

Hollister Incorporated: $2,500.00

Zehra Quadri

Top donors

Zehra Quadri: $1,000.00

Patel Manu: $300.00

Narain Aurora Insurance Agency, INC: $300.00

Miracle Medical Center: $200.00

Amir Mirza: $200.00

Top employers

ZAM's Hope: $500.00

Peter George Sifnotis

Top donors

None reported

Top employers

None reported

Debra L. Silverstein

Top donors

New Chicago Committee: $49,522.97

Unite Here TIP State & Local Fund: $42,463.87

Unite Here Local 1: $28,268.47

For a Better Chicago-PAC: $20,198.98

SEIU Illinois Council PAC: $14,397.12

Top employers

self: $44,600.00

Extended Care: $6,800.00

Classic Tickets: $5,000.00

General Iron: $5,000.00

Shadow Metals, Inc.: $5,000.00