OPA Investigates Liberation Committee


Guam – Investigative Audit of the Funds and Activities 2001 and 2002 In January 2003, the Office of the Public Auditor (OPA) initiated an investigative audit into the funds and activities of Liberation Day in response to concerns and complaints received by the OPA. The objectives of our audit were to evaluate the accountability of funds and activities by the Liberation Day Committee for 2001 and 2002.

Guam annually celebrates Liberation Day in July to commemorate the anniversaries of the liberation of Guam from the Japanese occupation and the inauguration of civil government. The 2001 Committee selected People Helping People and the Manenggon Memorial Foundation to receive net proceeds. The 2002 Committee did not make donations to any causes.

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