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Monday, December 15, 2014

December 15 Rough Justice: Media And The Realities Of Prison Life The Paley Center will look at how fiction and nonfiction programming has raised awareness of the realities of prison life and is helping to shape the debate on crucial…Read More

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Monday, December 8, 2014

December 8 Guns & Domestic Violence: A Lethal Combination This landmark event will feature an expert presentation on federal and New York State gun laws to address domestic violence and pending state legislation designed to close loopholes. This will be…Read More

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

December 1 The Fortune Society Hosts World AIDS Day Mini-Conference This event is in response to eliminating health and social disparities in the borough of Manhattan. Come for breakout sessions, networking, screening, healthy food demonstrations, tabling, and raffles, prizes, and…Read More

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Monday, November 24, 2014

November 29 A FORTUNE EVENT: Fortune Fresh Farm Stand From 9 AM-3 PM through November at the corner of 145th St. and Edgecombe Ave. in Harlem outside of Jackie Robinson Park. For more information, click here. ——— December 1 The…Read More

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Monday, November 17, 2014

November 17 Self-Determination Inside/Out Interference Archive presents a comprehensive exhibition and public program series featuring the cultural materials produced by incarcerated people and their allies. Ranging from the Attica Rebellion to political prisoners, AIDS education to prisoners-as-laborers, the struggles of incarcerated…Read More

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Friday, November 7, 2014

November 10 The American Justice Summit This Summit is being presented in partnership with the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, alongside co-hosts: Neil Barsky, Harry Belafonte, Piper Kerman, Pamela Thomas-Graham, Jeffrey Toobin, Jeremy Travis and Darren Walker. The American…Read More

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Friday, October 31, 2014

November 2 How One Play Saved Thousands Of Lives Former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey interviews and hosts a Q+A with David Rothenberg, the founder of The Fortune Society. They will discuss the 1967 play “Fortune and Men’s Eyes” which…Read More

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Press Release: New Lawsuit Challenges Landlord’s Ban on Renting to Those With Criminal Records

NEW LAWSUIT CHARGES THAT A PRIVATE LANDLORD’S BLANKET BAN ON RENTING APARTMENTS TO PEOPLE WITH CRIMINAL RECORD IS A CIVIL RIGHTS VIOLATION UNDER THE FAIR HOUSING ACT Fortune Society’s federal lawsuit accuses Sandcastle Towers Housing Development Fund Corp., Sarasota Gold LLC and…Read More

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How One Play Saved Thousands Of Lives

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Former New Jersey Governor Jim McGreevey interviews and hosts a Q+A with David Rothenberg, the founder of The Fortune Society. They will discuss the 1967 play “Fortune and Men’s Eyes” which led to the creation of the Fortune Society and…Read More

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Help the Fortune Flyers make it to the finish line of the TCS NYC Marathon!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

On Sunday, November 2, 2014, The Fortune Flyers will run for The Fortune Society in the TCS New York City Marathon. We provide essential services to individuals re-entering society after incarceration, as they face challenges that would test the most resilient among us.  Fortune’s holistic,…Read More

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