Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Shelter for Homeless Female Veterans Under New Management

New management seeks clean slate at troubled Fayetteville home for female vets
WRAL News
December 7, 2015

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — The woman who founded a Fayetteville nonprofit that houses homeless female veterans has been removed from management of the operation after several years of questions by state regulators over how money is raised and spent.

Jubilee House was built on Langdon Street in 2011 for the ABC reality show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition." Cumberland County deputies escorted Barbara Sumney Marshall off the property last week after the nonprofit's board voted to keep her away.

Marshall, who resigned from the nonprofit after the vote, initially agreed to discuss the situation Monday but then backed out of an interview.

The North Carolina Attorney General's Office and the Secretary of State's Office last summer accused Marshall of soliciting charitable contributions without a license and other violations of state law.
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