Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services
On May 24, 2011, The Lexington Herald-Leader reported on the charges of improper conduct taking place at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass in an article titled, "Former Lexington employee pleads guilty in Big Brothers Big Sisters fraud." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory on Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see The Lexington Herald-Leader article.
On November 11, 2013, The Lexington Herald-Leader published an article titled, "Federal complaint accuses another in Big Brothers Big Sisters fraud." For more information, please see The Lexington Herald-Leader article.
On February 25, 2015, WKYT reported on the charges of improper conduct allegedly taking place at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass, in an article titled, "Big Brothers Big Sisters issues statement after ex-Harrison Co. teacher's latest sex abuse charges." For more information regarding this matter, please see the WKYT article.
On March 3, 2015, WKYT published an article titled, "Former Harrison Co. teacher pleads not guilty to sex abuse." For more information, please see the WKYT article.
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