Cancer nonprofit experiencing dark days

Imperial Valley Cancer Support Center Executive Director Oreda Chin sits in the nonprofit’s “Butterfly Room” at the nonprofit’s offices in Brawley. PHOTO TOM BODUS

BRAWLEY — A shortfall in anticipated funding and possibly a little too much selflessness in terms of helping clients has the Imperial Valley Cancer Support Center on the ropes.

Executive Director Oreda Chin said the center was about $20,000 short in projected funding through the summer, resulting in elimination of staff and a short-term reduction of services.

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coni stokely

Where is the board and why are they not addressing the issues?

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