The rumours were rife that something was ongoing regarding PMCF and AVOW, in what appeared a secretive environment, this was highlighted in the press a few months ago, now for the first time AVOWS membership and supporters are told a done deal is almost completed.
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.
All current PMCF staff will become employees of AVOW and both parties are looking forward to working closely with the Community to develop new services.
Why have the Trustees of AVOW kept secret the discussions with WAG about taking over what will be the entire liabilities of another Charity(PMCF) from its membership, after all AVOW is a membership Charity, supposed to have been set up for its members.
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