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Monday, August 24, 2015

August 31 Youth Rally Spoken word, dance contest, giveaways! Mon. Aug. 31 4 PM-7 PM Marcus Garvey Park Amphitheatre 122nd St. and Madison Ave. NYC Click here for more information. ——— August 31 New York Area Re-Entry Meetup Galvanizing resources…Read More

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Teaching Fortune Clients To Let Their Stomachs Be Their Guide

Many people think that “nutritionist” and “food police” are synonymous. Those same folks would be surprised to know that dietitian nutritionists spend a great deal of time trying to convince people to eat. That’s because extreme thinness and rapid weight…Read More

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Fortune Society Aims To Decrease
HIV Infections, Increase Physical Health
Of Clients

Monday, August 17, 2015

With so many demands in life, it’s not uncommon for some Fortune clients to neglect their physical health. Because physical and mental health are interrelated, the former is something that we help clients address. Fortune employs a full-time nurse who…Read More

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Friday, August 14, 2015

August 20 Beyond The Bars Justice Leadership Fellowship We are now accepting applications for the 2015-16 Beyond the Bars Fellowship which offers students and community members an opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of mass incarceration and social change; and…Read More

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Previously Pardoned, He Advocates Expanded Use Of Pardons For Others

Friday, August 7, 2015

“Mr. Cumberbatch, as you know, you have applied for a pardon to the Governor’s Office — and I am pleased to inform you that you have been chosen as a recipient.” It was Dec. 31, 2014. Everything after that was…Read More

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Thursday, August 6, 2015

August 12 Vera Institute Of Justice Summer Film Series: Award-Winning Documentary “STOP” + Q&A With Director Spencer Wolff For the past several years, stop and frisk in New York City has been front-page news. It has stirred passions, sown division, inspired…Read More

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Applause For And Some Thoughts On The Second Chance Pell Pilot Program

Monday, August 3, 2015

“As part of the Obama Administration’s commitment to create a fairer, more effective criminal justice system, reduce recidivism, and combat the impact of mass incarceration on communities,” the U.S. Department of Education (USDOE) on Friday launched the Pell Pilot program. According…Read More

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Visit the Fortune Farmstand

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Categories: Community, Events

Upcoming Events Calendar

August 12 Vera Institute Of Justice Summer Film Series: Award-Winning Documentary “STOP” + Q&A With Director Spencer Wolff For the past several years, stop and frisk in New York City has been front-page news. It has stirred passions, sown division, inspired…Read More

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SAVE THE DATE: The 2015 Fortune Society Fall Benefit Honoring BRYAN STEVENSON

Thursday, July 30, 2015

To purchase your tickets now click here. To purchase tables and/or ask questions please contact Raven Abreu at 347.510.3448 or email rabreu@fortunesociety.org.

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