1970 - Became the president of the United Way of America.
1990 - Aramony was widely credited with boosting annual receipts from $787 million to more than $3 billion.
1992 - He resigned on February 28th. William Aramony was president of the United Way of America for 22 years, until an embarrassed board of directors forced him out.
- Aramony was ousted when the allegations surfaced and former Peace Corps chief Elaine L. Chao took over as president.
1995 - He was convicted and was sentenced to to seven years in prison for fraudulently diverting $1.2 million of the charity's money to pay for a romance with a teen-age girlfriend and other benefits for himself and friends.
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