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LVAP Resource Center

What Are LVAP Funds?

  • "LVAP" stands for "Local Victim Assistance Program."

  • These funds are often referred to as "5% funds" because they are derived from a 5% addition to each criminal fine issued in the state. "Fine" has been defined by the state as "any criminal fine or criminal bond forfeiture ordered by a court."

    • Example: You are ticketed for speeding by the Richmond Hill Police Department, and the cost of your fine is $100. After the 5% "add on" (under the LVAP legislation), you will pay a total of $105 by the due date on the ticket to the Bryan County Clerk of Court.

  • The Georgia legislature designated the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) of Georgia as the state agency responsible for developing rules governing the certification of victim assistance programs. 

  • In order to be eligible to receive LVAP funds, programs/agencies must be "certified" as a victim assistance program by the CJCC of Georgia. Important Note: Just because an agency is "certified" to provide services in a specific county does NOT mean those agencies are eligible to receive those funds. 

  • LVAP funds can ONLY be used to provide a specified list of services. Not all services victims require to heal and/or seek "justice" can be funded with LVAP funds.

  • LVAP funds are not "tax payer dollars." They are "public funds" because they are tacked on to fines imposed on individuals who violate the law. 

    • Note: This is important because it is a violation of the "gratuities clause" in the Georgia constitution for any government entity to provide tax-payer funds to private non-profit agencies without any legal-binding contract (ie: contract or Memorandum of Agreement) for the provision of needed services that cannot be provided by the government entity collecting and distributing the funds. 

LVAP Funds: Limited Use

For What Services Can County LVAP Funds Be Utilized To Provide?

County LVAP funds may only be utilized to provide the services listed in Section VI of the CJCC Administrative Rules. A list of those approved services has been provided below and can also be reviewed on pages 11 and 12 of the CJCC Administrative Rules.

WHO CANNOT RECEIVE LVAP FUNDS FOR THE APPROVED

SERVICES OUTLINED IN THE LIST BELOW? 

ANY certified entity already providing these services with grant funding CANNOT also receive LVAP funds for those specific services, as entities cannot be paid TWICE for the SAME services. Doing so is also known as "double-dipping," which is not a legal practice and is considered "grant fraud."

Important Note: The VAST MAJORITY of all grants awarded through the CJCC of Georgia are FEDERAL GRANTS for which CJCC has applied and promises to sub-grant to eligible agencies/entities in Georgia; therefore, CJCC, AS WELL AS THE AGENCIES IN GEORGIA RECEIVING THOSE FUNDS, are REQUIRED BY LAW to abide by ALL rules and requirements outlined in the Federal grant funding solicitation under which the grant is awarded. Further, CJCC and their sub-grantees (the agencies awarded funding in the state under the grant) are required to follow ALL FEDERAL laws and regulations. 

Three of the most common examples of grant fraud include the following: 

  1. Billing more than one grant or contract for the same work.

  2. Falsifying information in grant applications or contract proposals.

  3. Charging for costs which have not been incurred or are not attributable to the grant.

  4. Charging for inflated labor costs or hours, or categories of labor which have not been incurred.

  5. Falsifying test results or other data.

  6. Substituting approved materials with unauthorized products.

  7. Misrepresenting a project's status to continue receiving government funds.

  8. Charging higher rates than those stated or negotiated for in the bid or contract.

  9. Influencing government employees to award a grant or contract to a particular company, family member, or friend.

For more information on grants and grant fraud, click HERE

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For What Specific Services Can County

LVAP Funds NOT Be Utilized To Provide?

County LVAP funds may NOT be utilized for anything not listed in the administrative rules as outlined above, which specifically includes forensic interviews, recruitment, advertising, and billboards.

Please see the communication confirming this information with the program director from CJCC below.

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Who Is Eligible to Receive LVAP Funds?

The Basics

  • The intent of the law WAS NOT to provide additional funding to well-established and funded organizations that DO NOT provide APPROVED SERVICES WITHIN THE COUNTY from which they are receiving LVAP funds. 

  • The intent WAS NEVER to provide ALL services victims and their families may need, ONLY FUNDAMENTAL VICTIM SERVICES as prescribed in the CJCC Administrative Rules. 

  • The intent WAS NEVER to provide services already funded by a grant or through a no-cost contract. 

  • The intent WAS NEVER to avoid the establishment of LOCAL, ACCESSIBLE, fundamental victim services WITHIN A COUNTY.

  • The intent of the law WAS to make FUNDAMENTAL VICTIM SERVICES ACCESSIBLE to victims WITHIN every county across the state of Georgia to facilitate proper utilization. 

  • What IS REQUIRED: The services made possible with LVAP funds MUST be on the list of APPROVED, FUNDAMENTAL VICTIM SERVICES AND provided WITHIN THE COUNTY from which they are receiving the LVAP funds to provide those specific services.

  • While there is no requirement the legal entity be domiciled WITHIN the county from which they are receiving LVAP funding, they ARE required to provide the APPROVED SERVICES that ARE NOT already fully funded through grant solicitations WITHIN THE COUNTY from which the LVAP funds are received, which could be in a satellite office. 

  • It is important to note that "certification" does not necessarily mean "eligible." Certified entities are ineligible to receive LVAP funding from ANY county from which it is NOT providing the APPROVED, FUNDAMENTAL VICTIM SERVICES WITHIN. This is important to note, as entities are seeking certification and subsequently requesting funding from counties where they are not providing services WITHIN THE COUNTY and/or the services they are providing cannot be provided with LVAP funds (services not listed on the approved list of fundamental victim services). 

Comparison: Analysis Above vs The Law & Administrative Rules

LVAP funds can ONLY be provided to government and non-profit victim service organizations who are:

 

1) Certified by the CJCC as a victim service program to provide the APPROVED SERVICES WITHIN THE COUNTY for which they are certified; AND

 

2) ONLY if they are providing the services LISTED ON CJCC's APPROVED SERVICES WITHIN THE COUNTY FROM WHICH THEY ARE RECEIVING LVAP FUNDS to provide those specified services. 

 

Refer to the bottom of page 6 and top of page 7 of the CJCC guidelines under "IV. Procedures for Counties," item 2, where it states: 

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IF there is NO certified agency providing the services listed on CJCC's LVAP approved list of services, the county will send these funds to the DA's office to defray costs associated with any victim services they may provide. Refer to the bottom of page 6 and top of page 7 of the CJCC guidelines under "IV. Procedures for Counties," item 2, where it states: 

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IF there is MORE THAN ONE certified victim services agency PROVIDING APPROVED VICTIM SERVICES WITHIN THE COUNTY, the county determines what percentage each of the certified agencies PROVIDING APPROVED VICTIM SERVICES WITHIN THE COUNTY will receive each month. It is ONLY in that particular circumstance that the county has ANY say so as it relates to these funds, with the exception of their ability to retain 5% of those funds to cover administrative costs. 

Refer to page 7 of the CJCC guidelines under "IV. Procedures for Counties," item 5, where it states: 

Refer to the top of page 4 of the CJCC guidelines where it states:

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LVAP Funds: Collection & Distribution Guidelines

 

* Refer to the top of page 4 of the CJCC guidelines where it states:

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**Refer to the bottom of page 6 and top of page 7 of the CJCC guidelines under "IV. Procedures for Counties," item 2, where it states: 

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Note: "The court" resides in Bryan County.

***Refer to page 7 of the CJCC guidelines under "IV. Procedures for Counties," item 5, where it states: 

Key Definitions (refer to pages 5-6 of the CJCC guidelines)

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Consequences for Violations

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CJCC Guidelines

A copy of guidelines referenced above has been provided below:

 

LVAP Funds: Reporting Requirements

Refer to items 3, 4, 7, and 9 on pages 7-8 of the CJCC guidelines for the following information:

  • County Clerk of Court is required to submit a report to the CJCC MONTHLY.

    • Must reflect the amount of LVAP or 5% funds collected the preceding month. 

    • Must reflect the amount of LVAP or 5% funds distributed to the county the preceding month. ​

Refer to items 3 and 4 on page 7 of the CJCC guidelines for the following information:

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  • The County is required to submit semi-annual reports to CJCC (due in July for the preceding January through June time-frame and again in January for the preceding July through December time-frame). 

    • Must reflect the amount of LVAP or 5% funds received from the Clerk of Court.​

    • Must reflect the amount of LVAP or 5% funds distributed to each certified victim service agencies within the county (or the DA's office if there are no certified victim service agencies within the county). 

Refer to item 7 on page 7 of the CJCC guidelines for the following information:

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  • Receiving agencies are required to submit an annual report to CJCC (due every January for the preceding calendar year).

    • Must reflect the amount of LVAP or 5% funds received from the county for the preceding calendar year.​

Refer to item 9 on pages 7-8 of the CJCC guidelines for the following information:

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IMPORTANT NOTE: ALL THREE REPORTS SHOULD MATCH IF ALL FUNDS WERE CORRECTLY COLLECTED, DISTRIBUTED, AND ACCOUNTED FOR.

Discrepancies Related to Bryan County's LVAP Funds

BRYAN COUNTY LVAP FUNDS COMPREHENSIVE DATA TABLE: A 10 YEAR HISTORY

***Discrepancies: Bryan County LVAP Funds Between 2008 and 2018***

The information provided in the chart below was retrieved from official documentation ascertained through open records requests sent to the state (CJCC) and Bryan County.

Click on the image below for the full, interactive, PDF document.

Click on the numbers with hyperlinks in the full document to view the original, official documents from which that piece of data was extracted (all official documents provided by the county and/or state/CJCC).

Note: This chart is explained in detail below.

The Data Table Explained

Click on the hyperlinks to see the referenced document(s).

COLUMN 1: This information was taken from BRYAN COUNTY’S ANNUAL AUDIT, and it reflects the amount of LVAP money was retained by the Bryan County Commissioners from the previous year (and carried over to the specified year) according to the county’s annual audit. For example, for 2009, it reflects how much in LVAP funding was retained by the county from 2008 (which carried over to 2009). The amount in this column should match the amount indicated in Column #10 for the year prior.

 

COLUMN 2: This information was taken from the reports that the BRYAN COUNTY CLERK OF COURT submitted to the state (Criminal Justice Coordinating Council of GA or CJCC), and it reflects the amount of LVAP money the Clerk disbursed to the Bryan County Commissioners for the year specified. For reference, the Bryan County Clerk of Court is Becky Crowe. The information provided in this column should match the information provided in Columns 3 and 4. 

 

COLUMN 3: This information was taken from the reports that the BRYAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS submitted to the state (CJCC of GA), and it reflects the amount of LVAP money the Bryan County Commissioners reported to the state that they received from the Bryan County Clerk of Court for the year specified. This information should match the information provided in Columns 2 and 4.

 

COLUMN 4: This information was taken from BRYAN COUNTY’S ANNUAL AUDIT, and it reflects how much the Bryan County’s audit states that the Bryan County Commissioners received from the Bryan County Clerk of Court for that year. Note: This should match columns 2 and 3.

 

COLUMN 5: This information was taken from the reports that the BRYAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS submitted to the state (CJCC of GA), and it reflects the amount of LVAP money the Bryan County Commissioners told the state that they sent to the District Attorney's (DA's) office for the year specified. This information should match the information provided in Columns 6, 7, and 8. 

 

COLUMN 6: The DA provided Bryan County with a CHART in April 2019 that reflected the total amount of LVAP funds his office received each year between 2014-2018 (5 years). This information should match the information provided in Columns 5, 7, and 8. 

 

COLUMN 7: This information was taken from BRYAN COUNTY’S ANNUAL AUDIT, and it reflects the amount of LVAP money the Bryan County Commissioners said they sent to the DA's office for the year specified. This information should match the information provided in Columns 5, 6, and 8.

 

COLUMN 8: This information was taken from the reports that the DA’s OFFICE submitted to the state (CJCC of GA), and it reflects the amount of LVAP money that office reported it received from the Bryan County Commissioners during the year specified. This information should match the information provided in Columns 5, 6, and 7.

 

COLUMN 9: This information was taken from the reports that the BRYAN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS submitted to the state (CJCC of GA), and it reflects the amount of LVAP money the Bryan County Commissioners reported that they retained for that year (which carried over into the next year). The amount in this Column should match the amount indicated in Column 10. The amount in this Column should also match the amount indicated in Column 1 for the following year. 

 

COLUMN 10: This information was taken from Bryan County's ANNUAL AUDIT, and it reflects the amount of LVAP money was retained by the Bryan County Commissioners (and carried over to the following year) according to the county’s annual audit. The amount indicated in this Column should match the amount indicated in Column #1 for the following year.

Sources of Information

Click on the hyperlinks to see the referenced document(s).

Yellow Columns: Information taken directly from Bryan County’s Annual Audit.

  • This information was obtained directly from Bryan County in February 2019, which was freely available to the public on Bryan County’s website.

 

Green Column: Information taken directly from the reports submitted to the state by the Bryan County Clerk of Court’s office. Note: It is the Clerk of Court who collects all fines.

  • Information was obtained through an official Open Records Request (ORR) to the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) of Georgia on February 13, 2019. Records were supplied by Samantha Wolfe, CJCC records custodian on February 20, 2019 at 4:25pm EST.

 

Gray Columns: Information taken directly from the semi-annual reports submitted to the state by Bryan County (on behalf of the Bryan County Commissioner’s).

  • Information for 2018 was obtained through an official ORR sent to Bryan County on the morning of February 10, 2019 at 9:08am EST. Records were supplied by Donna Waters, Clerk for Bryan County Commissioners and records custodian, on February 13, 2019 at 9:08am EST. Important Note: Original request was for data for calendar years 2016 through 2018, but in her response to our records request, Ms. Waters stated Bryan County did not have the reports for 2016 and 2017; therefore, an official ORR for this information was placed with the CJCC. 

  • Information for 2016 and 2017 was obtained through an official ORR sent to the CJCC of Georgia on February 13, 2019. Records were supplied by Samantha Wolfe, CJCC records custodian on February 20, 2019 at 4:25pm EST.

  • Information for 2008 through 2015 was obtained through an official ORR sent to the CJCC of Georgia on February 22, 2019. Records were supplied by Samantha Wolfe, CJCC records custodian on March 5, 2019 at 3:48pm EST.

 

Blue Column: Information taken directly from a chart the District Attorney (DA) provided to the Bryan County Finance Director in April 2019 reflecting the amount of LVAP funds his office received each year from 2014 through 2018.

  • Information was obtained through an official ORR sent to Bryan County at 2:32pm EST on May 8, 2019. Records were supplied by Donna Waters, Clerk for the Bryan County Commissioners and records custodian on May 22, 2019 at 9:58am EST.

 

Orange Column: Information taken directly from the annual report submitted to the state by the DA’s office.

  • Information for 2016 through 2018 was obtained through an official ORR sent to the CJCC of Georgia on February 13, 2019. Records were supplied by Samantha Wolfe, CJCC records custodian on February 20, 2019 at 4:25pm EST.

  • Information for 2008 through 2015 was obtained through an official ORR sent to the CJCC of Georgia on February 22, 2019. Records were supplied by Samantha Wolfe, CJCC records custodian on March 5, 2019 at 3:48pm EST.

Additional Issues: Failure to File Required Reports with the State

Refer to item 9 on pages 7-8 of the CJCC guidelines for annual reporting requirements:

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Bryan County LVAP Funds

Timeline with Screenshots

  • 1995: LVAP law enacted in the state of Georgia. Note: Bryan County did not have a certified victim service agency until The Cottage opened it's doors in 2018; therefore, Bryan County's LVAP funds were diverted to the DA's office (refer to the CJCC guidelines above). 

  • July 12, 2018: Opened the doors to The Cottage in Richmond Hill.

  • August 8, 2018: President of the Board of Directors for non-profit met with the Chair of the Bryan County Commissioners, Carter Infinger, the Bryan County Administrator, Ben Taylor, and the Bryan County Finance Director, John Rauback and placed formal request for county's LVAP funds. They informed the President of the Board that The Cottage could not have those funds because "those funds belong to the DA's office."

  • October 15, 2018: Board of Directors sent written, formal request for the Bryan County LVAP funds to the Bryan County Commissioners. See email below. No response was received. 

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  • October 22, 2018: Board of Directors sent follow-up email to the Bryan County Commissioners. when no response had been received a week after initial email was sent. No response was received to that follow-up email. 

  • October 23, 2018 at 9:21am: Vice President of Board of Directors sent an email to the Chairman of the Bryan County Commissioners, Carter Infinger, inquiring as to why our organization had not been given a portion of the Bryan County LVAP funds. Chairman Infinger did not respond to her via email. Instead, he called her directly and informed her that the Sheriff and the District Attorney decided where victims receive services, and the Sheriff had decided to send victims out of county for services after our organization's request for LVAP funding had been received. Chairman Infinger further informed her that our Board of Directors would be receiving a letter from an attorney communicating this within the next two weeks. 

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  • October 23, 2018 at 5:02pm: An email was sent to Ben Taylor, the Bryan County Administrator, attempting to verify what the Vice President of our Board of Directors had been told. We received no response to this email. 

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  • October 24, 2018: Board of Directors sent follow-up email and letter to the Bryan County Commissioners informing them that Chairman Infinger had informed a member of the Board of Directors that the Sheriff had decided to send victims out of county for services after our organization's request for LVAP funding had been received. We rescinded our request for the funds and asked that the victims be sent to our organization in lieu of funds. No response was received to this email, and no victims were referred for services.

  • January 15, 2019: Richmond Hill Police Department Chief, Mitch Shores, had his investigator, Keith Welch, have our Executive Director and medical-forensic examiner written out of the judicial circuit Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). 

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  • February 10, 2019: An email was sent by the President of the Board of Directors to the Bryan County Administrator, Ben Taylor, and the Bryan County Finance Director, John Rauback, informing them she is on the agenda for the February 2019 Bryan County Commissioners meeting. She requested the issue be resolved prior to that time. No replies received to that email. 

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  • February 12, 2019: President of the Board of Directors spoke at the February 2019 Bryan County Commissioner's meeting during the public comments session. Prior to that, Ben Taylor, the Bryan County Administrator, recommended that the Commissioners appoint an "LVAP Committee" to determine the disbursement of Bryan County's LVAP funds. That recommendation was approved by the Bryan County Commissioners.

  • February 13, 2019: Another formal request for the Bryan County LVAP funds was sent to the Bryan County Commissioners via email. No responses to our request was received.

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  • February 21, 2019: President of the Board had lengthy phone conversations with CJCC and the state Attorney General's Office regarding the wide discrepancies in reporting funds collected in Bryan County under the LVAP. Discussed the thousands in funds that are simply "unaccounted for" in Bryan County over the past several years. CJCC stated they have long been aware of these discrepancies, and Bryan County is one of two counties in the state with wide discrepancies in reporting on the LVAP funds; however, their agency lacks any "enforcement" authority where these funds are concerns. President of the Board had lengthy phone conversations with an attorney in the state Attorney General's Office regarding the wide discrepancies in reporting funds collected in Bryan County under the LVAP. Discussed the thousands in funds that are simply "unaccounted for" in Bryan County over the past several years. Representative took all information and documentation and promised to get back with our organization.

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  • February 22, 2019: Email sent to Bryan County Commissioner Brad Brookshire and Dr. Gene Wallace regarding the wide discrepancies in the reports provided to the state by Bryan County. No response to that email received; however, Dr. Wallace did send a "Read" receipt. IMPORTANT NOTES: 

    • Two (2)of the six (6) county commissioners cannot state they did not know about the discrepancies and funds that were simply "unaccounted" for due to those discrepancies. They were clearly informed here (on February 22, 2019 at 8:13pm). 

    • It was also made very clear to these Commissioners NO ASSUMPTIONS had been made about who is responsible for the discrepancies. 

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  • March 6, 2019: Received notice from the state Attorney General's office that their office had spoken with the attorney for CJCC who stated she would reach out to CJCC to inquire about the discrepancies. 

  • May 30, 2019: Individuals appointed to the newly established "LVAP Committee" and held first meeting are as follows (these individuals were hand-selected by the Bryan County Administrator, Ben Taylor, and approved the the Bryan County Commissioners:

    • Wendy Sims - Bryan County Family Connections Director

    • Judge Christy Balbo - Bryan County Juvenile Judge

    • Sheriff Clyde Smith - Bryan County Sheriff

    • John Rauback - Bryan County Finance Director

    • Bob Whitmarsh - City of Richmond Hill Finance Director

    • Bill Collins - City of Pembroke Director of Public Safety

    • Tracey Walden-Stafford - Community Member

  • June 17, 2019: Bryan County (specifically John Rauback, the Bryan County Finance Director) mailed requests for applications for LVAP funds via certified mail to the following entities, personally inviting them to apply for Bryan County's LVAP funds for calendar year 2020 (beginning in January 2020):

    • The Cottage/Serenity Hill, Inc. (Richmond Hill, Bryan County)

    • Tri-County Protective Agency (Midway, Liberty County)

    • Helen's Haven Children's Advocacy Center (Hinesville, Liberty County)

    • District Attorney's (DA's) Office (Hinesville, Liberty County)

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  • June 18, 2019: FIRST ARTICLE written by Jessica Szilagyi, a state-wide investigative reporter with All On Georgia, regarding the "mismanagement" of Bryan County's LVAP funds. The title of the article: "Records: Bryan County Mismanaging Funds Dedicated for Crime Victims." A copy of this article can be viewed by clicking HERE

  • July 8, 2019: SECOND ARTICLE written by Jessica Szilagyi regarding the "mismanagement" of  LVAP funds. The title of the article: "Mismanaged Victims Funds Span Across Entire Atlantic Judicial Circuit." A copy of this article can be viewed by clicking  HERE 

  • July 16, 2019: THIRD ARTICLE written by Jessica Szilagyi regarding Bryan County's defense of their "mismanagement" of  LVAP funds. The title of the article: "Bryan Co Defense of Victim’s Fund Use is More Like a Limp Shield." A copy of this article can be viewed by clicking HERE

  • August 7, 2019: Applicants for Bryan County LVAP funds for calendar year 2020 made presentations in front of the "LVAP committee" to make funding determinations for calendar year 2020 (to begin in January 2020). Several things came to light during these presentations:

  • August 8, 2019: FOURTH ARTICLE written by Jessica Szilagyi regarding the "mismanagement" of Bryan County LVAP funds. The title of the article: "FACT Check: Atlantic Judicial Circuit DA Struggles to Justify Funding Meant for Victims." A copy of this article can be viewed by clicking HERE

  • August 10, 2019: FIFTH ARTICLE written by Jessica Szilagyi regarding the "mismanagement" of Bryan County funds. The title of the article: "Use of Bryan Co. Tax Dollars to Prop Up Private Nonprofit Violates State Constitution." A copy of this article can be viewed by clicking HERE

  • August 26, 2019: The Bryan County "LVAP Committee" voted to divide the county's LVAP funds during calendar year 2020 as follows: 

    • DA's Office: 55%

    • Helen’s Haven: 15%

    • Tri-County Protective Agency: 15%

    • The Cottage (Serenity Hill, Inc.): 15% 

    • It passed 5-2 with Walden-Smith and Sheriff Clyde Smith voting No.

The full video of this meeting can be viewed by clicking HERE

  • August 27, 2019: SIXTH ARTICLE written by Jessica Szilagyi regarding the Bryan County "LVAP committee's" funding distribution during calendar year 2020. The title of the article: "Majority of Bryan Co. Funds for Victims Again Promised to District Attorney’s Office." A copy of this article can be viewed by clicking HERE.  

  • September 10, 2019: The Bryan County Commissioners voted to accept the LVAP Committee's recommendations without question or alteration - and also WITHOUT first hearing the victims who were listed on the agenda to speak in favor of keeping these funds in county and traveled to Pembroke for the meeting. The full video of this meeting can be viewed by clicking HERE

  • September 11, 2019: SEVENTH ARTICLE written by Jessica Szilagyi regarding the Bryan County Commissioner's decision to accept the recommendations of the LVAP Committee. The Title of article: "Bryan Co. Commission Votes to Keep Most Victim Funding for DA’s Office." A copy of this article can be viewed by clicking HERE

  • March 2, 2020: Emailed John Rauback when our organization had not yet received an LVAP check as of that date. 

  • April 10, 2020: Our Board of Directors requested emergency assistance from the Bryan County Commissioners during the pandemic since our organization was the only organization continuing to provide around the clock services to victims of abuse during the pandemic, and the numbers had and were continuing to increase significantly. 

  • April 13, 2020: Our organization did not receive a reply from any of the Bryan County Commissioners; however, a reply was received on this date from Bryan County's attorney. A reply was sent to the County attorney from the President of our Board of Directors. 

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  • August 28, 2020: Received an email from John Rauback with the request for LVAP applications for calendar year 2021. 

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  • September 16, 2020: LOI and Application for LVAP funding from Bryan County submitted via email.

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