A report on this morning’s Sunday Enterprise Submit revealed that the charity is beneath investigation for irregularities concerning its funds.
LGBT ADVOCACY GROUP the Homosexual and Lesbian Community (GLEN) has stated that it’s “glad” that nothing untoward occurred with regard to its funds.
A report on this morning’s Sunday Enterprise Submit says that the group has been reported to the Charities Regulator by its personal govt director Áine Duggan after she uncovered a lot of points with the group’s funds following her appointment final yr.
“The board of Glen confirms that we now have acquired a request from the Charities Regulator for data concerning the governance of the organisation,” the group stated in a press release this night.
This arises from a request to the regulator for steerage following an inner assessment. The method is ongoing and we’ll work with the regulator to implement any really useful adjustments in our procedures.
“The board is glad that each one grants acquired have been used for the meant goal and has no cause to suspect there was any misappropriation of funds,” it provides.
The group confirmed that Duggan “has determined to resign her submit”.
The board acknowledges the contribution to our inner assessment.
Glen plans to make an interim appointment as govt director following Duggan’s departure.
Among the many points beneath investigation, per the Sunday Enterprise Submit report, are using an organization bank card for personal functions, poor finances administration, using funds to assist non-Glen-related political campaigns, and knowledge safety points.