anti-poverty http://wshu.org en Defunct NEON faces creditors in bankruptcy proceedings Thursday http://wshu.org/post/defunct-neon-faces-creditors-bankruptcy-proceedings-thursday <p>A former embattled Fairfield County anti-poverty agency will face creditors in bankruptcy proceedings Thursday morning. The defunct agency owes upwards of $3.500,000 but only has assets of less than $500,000. Among the largest debts are nearly $950,000 to Coventry Health and Life Insurance Company and more than $600,000 to the Connecticut Department of Labor.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:02:47 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 20769 at http://wshu.org Conn. puts anti-poverty agency NEON on notice http://wshu.org/post/conn-puts-anti-poverty-agency-neon-notice <div aria-live="assertive" chat-dir="t" class="km" role="chatMessage" style="margin-left: 1em; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"><div class="kk" style="margin-bottom: 0.2em;"><span dir="ltr" id=":1v7">A Fairfield County, Connecticut anti-poverty agency is in trouble. NEON, which stands for Norwalk Economic Opportunity Now, provides social services to people in need in the Norwalk and Stamford area. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:41:08 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 6745 at http://wshu.org Conn. puts anti-poverty agency NEON on notice Four more board members leave embattled NEON http://wshu.org/post/four-more-board-members-leave-embattled-neon <p>Four more board members of Norwalk&#39;s embattled anti-poverty agency NEON have resigned this week. &nbsp;Exiting members point to deficits in management and financial reporting.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 22:47:50 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 6122 at http://wshu.org