Windy City Media Group Frontpage News
Celebrating 30 Years of Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Trans News
home search facebook twitter join
Gay News Sponsor Windy City Times 2018-02-14
DOWNLOAD ISSUE
About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage

Sponsor
Sponsor

  WINDY CITY TIMES

Howard Brown and feds negotiate repayment settlement
Based a Howard Brown news release
2012-04-02

facebook twitter google +1 reddit email


Chicago-based Howard Brown Health Center ( HBHC ) has reached a settlement with the federal government to repay funds associated with five federally awarded grants.

The government concluded the funds were misused by the previous HBHC administration during the period between 2005 and 2010. The federal agencies to be repaid include the Centers for Disease Control ( CDC ) , the National Institutes of Health ( NIH ) , and the Health Resources and Services Administration ( HRSA ) .

The repayment consists of one-time payments of $53,924 to the CDC, and $86,076 to HRSA that were made today. Over the next three years, three annual payments totaling $575,000 are due to the NIH in accordance with the terms of the agreement. In all, $715,000 will be repaid resulting from the negotiated settlement reached today.

HBHC's financial exposure at the beginning of the investigation exceeded $3.3 million plus penalties and interest. However, the government agreed to a significantly reduced settlement.

As part of the settlement's terms, Howard Brown Health Center will remain in "good standing" with the federal government, which will enable the organization to continue to apply for and receive future grants and contracts from federal agencies.

Windy City Times will be following up on this and related HBHC stories.


facebook twitter google +1 reddit email




Windy City Media Group does not approve or necessarily agree with the views posted below.
Please do not post letters to the editor here. Please also be civil in your dialogue.
If you need to be mean, just know that the longer you stay on this page, the more you help us.


  ARTICLES YOU MIGHT LIKE

Gay News

HIV-criminalization panel Feb. 15 2018-02-14 - Legal Health Council for Justice and TPAN will co-host "HIV Criminalization: Beyond Shame and Stigma" on Thursday, Feb. 15, at Center on Halsted, ...


Gay News

NU LGBTQ health talks Feb. 15, 21 2018-02-13 - Northwestern University will continue its Current Issues in LGBTQ Health series on Feb. 15 and 21. Dr. Jennifer Brier will give the ...


Gay News

CSGS LGBTQ talk series through May 2018-02-13 - The University of Chicago's Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality ( CSGS ) will hold its LGBTQ speaker series through May. ...


Gay News

WORLD NEWS Costa Rica election, PrEP news, HIV outbreak 2018-02-13 - New Zealand has announced that it will publicly fund PrEP ( pre-exposure prophylaxis ) for just $1.20 a month for a prescription, PinkNews ...


Gay News

Wilson Men's Hotel residents demand developer cease retaliatory evictions 2018-02-09 - CHICAGO, IL — In a press conference Thursday, tenants of the Wilson Men's Hotel, a Single Room Occupancy building in Uptown, demanded City ...


Gay News

Planned Parenthood airs HIV prevention videos on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day 2018-02-08 - Washington, D.C. — On National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Planned Parenthood Federation of America is launching new educational videos on pre-exposure prophylaxis ( ...


Gay News

Planned Parenthood launches youth-led campaign about Bbirth control, sexual health 2018-02-08 - ( Chicago ) - Planned Parenthood of Illinois ( PPIL ) has launched My Body. My Story.- a youth-led campaign designed to increase ...


Gay News

Emanuel announces 'Getting to Zero' investments 2018-02-07 - Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Public Health ( CDPH ) announced $36 million in new HIV funding opportunities to support ...


Gay News

SSHC to provide 'Panther' tickets with HIV testing 2018-02-06 - Via a ticket giveaway, South Side Help Center ( SSHC ) is promoting HIV/AIDS prevention and care specifically targeting the African-American community in ...


Gay News

Publix decides to add PrEP coverage for employees, HRC responds 2018-02-06 - Publix has announced via Twitter that they are in the process of reversing course on PrEP: "Publix appreciates the concerns shared by our ...


 



Copyright © 2018 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.

 

 

 

TRENDINGBREAKINGPHOTOS

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor


 



Sponsor

About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage


About WCMG      Contact Us      Online Front  Page      Windy City  Times      Nightspots      OUT! Guide     
Identity      BLACKlines      En La Vida      Archives      Subscriptions      Distribution      Windy City Queercast     
Queercast Archives      Advertising  Rates      Deadlines      Advanced Search     
Press  Releases      Event Photos      Join WCMG  Email List      Email Blast     
Upcoming Events      Todays Events      Ongoing Events      Post an Event      Bar Guide      Community Groups      In Memoriam      Outguide Categories      Outguide Advertisers      Search Outguide      Travel      Dining Out      Blogs      Spotlight  Video     
Classifieds      Real Estate      Place a  Classified     

Windy City Media Group produces Windy City Queercast, & publishes Windy City Times,
The Weekly Voice of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Community,
Nightspots, Out! Resource Guide, and Identity.
5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640-2113 • PH (773) 871-7610 • FAX (773) 871-7609.