Former members say "bleeding for seed", which involves young people giving the church money made from blood donations, has become normalised.
HuffPost UK reveals that a pioneering church that has been hailed by politicians as a beacon of hope for ex-gang members has created the conditions for fraudsters to flourish within its ranks and is failing to act on pastors financially exploiting the young people it claims to help. Ex-congregation member Toye speaks out about how she was financially exploited by a Spac Nation pastor who signed her up as a guarantor making her a guarantor on loans of £10,000 without her knowledge.
The SPAC Nation Story Tells Us What Black People Already Knew About How The Media And Politicians Value Them
Vulnerable black people were allegedly exploited while the London church was lavished with praise for its efforts to tackle knife crime, writes HuffPost UK reporter Nadine White.
SPAC Nation: Church Reported To Police As Shadow Minister Alleges ‘Echoes Of Rotherham Abuse Scandal’
Metropolitan Police is investigating controversial church facing "several very alarming allegations of sexual abuse" in wake of major HuffPost UK investigation.
The latest allegations about SPAC Nation come a day after HuffPost UK revealed the controversial church has created the conditions for fraudsters to flourish.
A pioneering church that has been hailed by politicians as a beacon of hope for ex-gang members has created the conditions for fraudsters to flourish within its ranks and is failing to act on pastors financially exploiting the young people it claims to help. Ex-congregation members of SPAC Nation speak out to reveal shocking cases at the church.
Charity Commission Contacts SPAC Nation 'As A Matter Of Urgency' Over Alleged Support For Tory Council Candidate
It comes after a row over a tweet which appeared to show church members canvassing for Conservative council by-election candidate Jayde Edwards.
The leader of the controversial church was pictured in the second row for Boris Johnson's speech at the 2019 Conservative Party Conference.