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San Ramon man accused of embezzling from youth football league

Original post made on Mar 31, 2016

A former treasurer of the San Ramon-based Diablo Valley Youth Football League was arrested Wednesday morning after authorities allege he stole more than $200,000 from the children's sports organization.

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Posted by SR resident
a resident of San Ramon
on Mar 31, 2016 at 7:35 pm

These nonprofit leagues need to have more checks and balances in place. Giving one person total control over the finances is ludicrous. It's not a sign of mistrust if you have a multi layered financial review system in place. It protects everyone. Volunteering doesn't mean giving up common sense.

Posted by Renae Wilber
a resident of San Ramon
on Apr 1, 2016 at 10:44 am

This story repeats itself over and over and over in this area....when on earth are organizations going to wake up and acknowledge that there should ALWAYS be two people counting and checking the money. Ridiculous.

Posted by Danville
a resident of Danville
on Apr 1, 2016 at 2:26 pm

Similar to the loser guy who embezzled over $200,000 from Sycamore Swim Team.. Sad how those in position of trust deceive and steal.