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Now we have confirmation that AVOW are not appealing I will take the Minister on his word," said Mr Isherwood.
Allen said the cost of changing the name to Avow will run about $125,000, but he thinks it will be money well spent.
Ms Bove resigned from Avow in March 2009, and lodged a claim for unfair and constructive dismissal.
What had shocked her most, she added, was the extent of the systemic failings at AVOW which had emerged and the "disgraceful" conduct of senior officers and trustees.
For instance, in Avow the gay characters relate to the straight characters very `How's your boyfriend?
As representatives from AVOW have given presentations to Cefn Community Council and at the Plas Madoc Community Open day arranged by the Welsh Assembly Government attended by over 100 people there have been ample opportunities for people from within the community to discuss any issues or concerns.
An AVOW spokesman said the organisation was: "At the community open day arranged by the Welsh Assembly Government to inform the residents of Plas Madoc of developments and to alleviate any fears that anyone may have had about continuing service provision.
This would be undertaken with a new funding contract between WAG and AVOW, and it is hopeful that this will be in place from 1st July 2011.
Following the recent scandal which hit the scheme, Avow officials said it was essential to ensure robust arrangements were in place: "To be certain that public money is used in the right way to benefit the community".
Avow will hold a general meeting on Friday at 12 noon at Ty Avow, Egerton Street, Wrexham.
Contact the volunteer centre at Avow, 21 Egerton Street, Wrexham.
Avow has funding available for 2007 and is inviting applications by the end of February for the next grants round.