Nestor said in a letter presented in court that ELMI depends on volunteers to help with routine office work, supervision and teaching of activities. ELMI reported more than $61,000 in revenue from tutoring, and about $7,100 from fundraising in 2011. Still, the program reported a deficit of nearly $74,000 last year after expenses.
FBI Supervisory Special Agent E.K. Wilson would not confirm whether anyone at the school is being investigated.