B y Jaime Thomas
The Pember Library and Museum violated its agreement with the Pember Foundation by dipping into Foundation funds to cover operating expenses, a state audit shows.
The agreement allows the library and museum to use only the interest earned in the Foundation account, and not the principal, for operating purposes.
“We unknowingly violated the original agreement between the Pember and the Foundation and for that we are deeply sorry,” library officials said in a prepared statement. “We can only ask [...]