NEW YORK -- There’s no “pride” in this.
The former head of the primary lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual community center in The Bronx has been arrested after allegedly swindling more than $338,000 from the nonprofit to pay for dog-walking, a trip for two to South Africa, clothes and other personal expenses, The Post has learned.
Lisa Winters, 47, a former appointee of Mayor Bloomberg, was busted June 15 by the Bronx District Attorney’s Office and charged with grand larceny and falsifying business records at the Bronx Community Pride Center, where she was executive director from 2004 until her termination in 2010.
Winters’ alleged looting has left the city-supported center — which serves 1,000 LGBT people — facing a huge deficit that could lead to its closure by Saturday, officials warned.
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