“Were any of your supporters invested with Madoff?”
I’ve lost track of how many times I’ve been asked that question in the last few months.
At first, I could answer: “not that I know of.” Then I received the following letter from a supporter:
“Some time ago …. I had put my pension from thirty years work into an investment that was indirectly hooked into the Madoff fraud. [A]ll of [my] savings were stolen in this scheme. We’re struggling now to re-build some reserve and retain our sense of equanimity.”