New York homeless shelter director pleads guilty to stealing millions

New York homeless shelter director pleads guilty to stealing millions

- Ethel Denise Perry was the head of a nonprofit, Millennium Care, that ran a homeless shelter. - Perry admitted to tax evasion and using money from the city, meant for the shelter, to go shopping. - Perry must pay $1.1 million; Millennium Care must pay $2.3 million and will be dissolved. A New York woman who ran a homeless shelter in the Bronx has admitted to stealing millions meant for the nonprofit, and spending it to fund her luxury lifestyle instead. Ethel Denise Perry was the executive director at Millennium Care, a nonprofit that ran a homeless shelter in the Bronx that received $10 million in funding from the New York City Department of Homeless Services. But instead of using that money to feed and provide social services to …
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