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Alternatives-To-Incarceration (ATI) Programs Aim To Reduce Over-Reliance On Prisons/Jails

Friday, May 22, 2015

Using Alternatives-To-Incarceration (ATI) programs serves our collective communities far better than jails and prisons as a crime-fighting, community-healing, and personal-accountability strategy. In 1964, the nation heard Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. make his most famous speech, “I Have A Dream.”…Read More

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 May 27 New York Reentry Roundtable: The Struggles Of Reentry Barry Campbell, the Special Assistant to the President and CEO of the Fortune Society, will be the guest. New York Reentry Roundtable: The Struggles Of Reentry Wed., May 27 1-3…Read More

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Breaking The Silence Around The “Silent Epidemic” Of Hep C

Monday, May 18, 2015

On May 14, many people — including program participants — converged on the steps of City Hall to raise awareness of the significant impact and value of alternatives to incarceration (ATI) and reentry programs. That same day, advocates gathered on the…Read More

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May 13 Education From The Inside Out Working Group Meeting Gaining employment that pays a living wage is nearly impossible without a degree. This is one of the great American contradictions we want a citizenry that is educated but unwilling…Read More

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Fortune Honors Michael K. Williams at our 2015 Spring Soiree

Thursday, May 14, 2015

On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015, we had our fifth annual Spring Soiree at the Bowery Hotel in Manhattan, New York. Our honoree this year was Michael K. Williams, award-winning actor, most famously known for his role of Omar in The…Read More

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Saturday, May 9, 2015

May 12 Saving New Yorkers Money By Turning On The Tap For Learning As the Education from the Inside Out Coalition prepares for the May 12th release of its newest report “TURNING ON THE TAP: How Returning Access to Tuition…Read More

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West Point Cadets “Give Back” To Fortune

The relationship between Company A1 of the United States Military Academy at West Point and The Fortune Society was initially forged in the early months of 2014. At that time, the future Company TAC Officer for A1 was working on a…Read More

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Our Senior VP, Stanley Richards on Stand Up! with Pete Dominick

On May 8th, 2015, our Senior Vice President, Stanley Richards was a guest on Stand Up! with Pete Dominick to discuss incarceration and the journey afterwards. Listen to the full interview by clicking the play button below.

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Helping Communities Break The Cycle And Regain Their Power

Sunday, May 3, 2015

I dropped out of high school in the 9th grade. A substantial number of teenagers in my poor community dropped out, too. Despite our limited knowledge of educational standards, we knew that the schools in our community were low-quality. It…Read More

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Saturday, May 2, 2015

May 7 Webinar: Transforming Men And Boys To End Violence Against Women Please join us for this Webinar discussion which is brought to you by Defending Childhood in partnership with the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and Futures Without…Read More

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