It appears I was certainly wrong to assume Craig Grant just couldn't turn down a homeless cat. It was money for his own enjoyment that he couldn't turn down! This is really shocking.
Lorrie On 03-02, C PQ wrote: > FYI: Here's another perspective on the situation: > From: "X" [name removed] > Sent: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 3:51 PM > Subject: Craig Grant, Director of Caboodle Ranch > The below info is found at this > link: https://www.facebook.com/caboodleranch.savethekitties > > Yesterday, when I heard of the investigation and rescue intervention > at Caboodle Ranch, my first thought was that Craig Grant was just > another compassionate fool who got in over his head because he > couldn't turn away a cat with nowhere to go. The below information > has changed my perception of him. No decent individual would let > animals in his custody go without needed medical care, food and clean > living conditions while making frivolous expenditures on himself from > 501.3c funds that should have been spent on the cats. > > Financial Fraud > > For an overview of embezzlement and financial fraud click here here. > Records obtained through the court indicate that operator, Craig > Grant, is embezzling corporate funds (donations) for personal use. > There are numerous transactions on their 501(c) not-for-profit > account for transactions such as: airline flights, trip to Vegas, > tickets to Daytona 500, hotels, online clothing orders, online > magazine orders, gifts, etc. The list goes on and on. Craig admitted > in court records that he does not routinely record cash donations. > It's been reported that Craig has used cash to take people out to eat. > In interviews Craig Grant has stated he gets a $1000/month personal > salary. Therefore, any personal expenses should be paid for out of HIS > salary. It is unlawful for any transactions for personal use to come > out of a not-for-profit corporate account. All donations/income MUST > be used for the care of cats. > The IRS and Attorney General have been notified. _______________________________________________ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org