Category Archives: Events

Mass Incarceration & Aging In Prison: A Stain On The Archives Of American History

Saturday, June 27, 2015

[This article is reprinted from the May issue of FORTUNE NEWS which focuses on “Aging And The Criminal Justice System.”] When it comes to incarceration in this country, many of our elected officials have been driving policy while under the influence….Read More

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July 8 The Bronx Defenders Annual Community Block Party The Community Block Party is a fun, safe venue for children, community members, and our clients to enjoy free food, music, and entertainment, play games, participate in arts and crafts, register…Read More

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Fortune’s Alternatives To Incarceration (ATI) Program: Giving Individuals A Second Chance

Monday, June 22, 2015

This past month, on May 14, The Fortune Society — along with other New York Alternatives to Incarceration/Reentry Coalition members — attended a rally to encourage city leaders to continue growing the funding for alternatives to incarceration (ATI) programs across…Read More

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June 25 2015 College Initiative Graduation Celebration Please join us to celebrate the amazing achievements of our graduates and to share in their inspirational success. We will be serving dinner, so please be sure to RSVP. If you plan on…Read More

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Our Founder David Rothenberg to be honored by the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation!

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

As featured in Off the Grid on June 5th, 2015 Offrothenberg the Grid is highlighting the winners of the 2015 Village Awards in the lead up to the June 17th Annual Meeting & Award Ceremony. Previous entries include Barbara Shaum and…Read More

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Saturday, June 13, 2015

June 15 What Difference Do Friends Make? Toward A Network Approach To Social Reintegration: Prison-Forged Social Ties And Network Inequality Among Reentering Men Mass incarceration in the United States has given rise to an urgent need to understand better how…Read More

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2015 LGBTQ Pride Celebrations: Yesterday’s Struggle, Today’s Heritage

Friday, June 12, 2015

It was during the early-morning hours of June 28, 1969, and The Fortune Society founder David Rothenberg was sitting in his apartment on Christopher Street witnessing what some have called the watershed moment of the gay rights movement. “I watched…Read More

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YOU’RE INVITED! JUNE 16: The Fortune Society’s 1st Annual DRCPP Media

To RSVP please email rabreu@fortunesociety.org.

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Saturday, June 6, 2015

June 11 Vera Summer Film Series: “The House I Live In” The Vera Institute of Justice invites you to join us for the first installment of our summer film series, a screening of the award-winning Eugene Jarecki documentary, “The House…Read More

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Reducing HIV By Lowering Burden Of Incarceration For Young Men

The Fortune Society’s Stanley Richards and Advisory Board Member Bob Fullilove served on the Ending the Epidemic Task Force, which Governor Cuomo convened after endorsing the groundbreaking Plan to End the AIDS Epidemic in New York. Stanley and Bob were…Read More

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